Gender & Sexuality
Singer and actress Della Reese dies at the age of 86
Target refuses to apologize for racist ‘Annie’ ad
Lupita Nyong’o opens up about comments made about dark skin in Glamour interview
Lupita graces cover of Glamour’s ‘Women of the Year’ issue
‘Django’ actress Daniele Watts, boyfriend charged with lewd conduct
People Magazine offends with mammy tweet about Viola Davis
Actress detained by police in LA refuses to apologize despite calls from civil rights leaders
‘Django’ actress handcuffed, accused of prostitution after kissing white husband
Viola Davis sticks up for her daughter’s hair
Keke Palmer makes history by becoming first black Cinderella on Broadway
LaVerne Cox makes history yet again: becomes first transgender woman nominated for Emmy
Lupita Nyong’o looks amazing on cover of ‘Vogue’
Zendaya Coleman to star as Aaliyah in biopic
Ruby Dee dead at 91
Meet Audra McDonald, Broadway’s biggest Tony Award winner of all time
Lupita Nyong’o lands role in new ‘Star Wars’ flick
Stacey Dash joins FOX news as contributor
Gabourey Sidibe’s moving speech on confidence
Jem and the Holograms actress much lighter than cartoon
Are we fetishizing Lupita Nyong’o?
’12 Years A Slave’ actress Lupita Nyong’o nominated for Oscar
Maya Angelou to be awarded Mailer Lifetime Achievement Award
Welcome to Wakanda: ‘Black Panther’ is a love letter between the African Diaspora and the continent
After theater buyouts for kids to see ‘Black Panther,’ group organizes one for Black girls to see ‘A Wrinkle In Time’
Black LGBTQ activists convicted on six of eight charges for Columbus Pride protests
For Black people who avoid mental health treatment for reasons other than our “culture” or fear of malpractice
When a Black woman tells you her worth, believe her the first time
BYP on Twitter
Tweets by BlackYouthProj
BYP on FB
Black Youth Project
Join Our Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter today!
You can get all of our newest stories and updates on BYP research in your inbox.
Thanks for signing up!
Chicago Public Media
Required field. Your email will never be distributed to any third-parties and you can unsubscribe at anytime.