Gender & Sexuality
Lubiana Himid is the first Black woman artist to win England’s prestigious Turner Prize
SZA leads women Grammy nominees with 5, dripping Black Girl Magic everywhere
Reflections on Prince, the Icon, the Artist, the Purple One Forever
Sugarhill Gang’s Big Bank Hank dead at 58
Video: Chicago-based MC Mick Jenkins addresses racism in new song
Robert Pattinson’s girlfriend harassed on Twitter because she’s black
Cee Lo Green apologizes for rape tweets
Happy birthday Michael! King of Pop honored with celebrations at childhood home
Video: happy birthday Tupac
With Kickstarter campaign, young singer hopes to perform in Italy
In Rolling Stone interview, Elton John reveals his desire to make hip hop music
Fresh Face Alert: Keep your eyes and ears on Bernie Levv
Petition demands apology from R. Kelly
Exhibit removes artist after hoax about high school ‘Charity Minstrel Show’
Dee 1 gives back to homeless in new video
In another story, Micah Johnson kills Officer Guyger before she can murder Botham Jean
Comic: Criticizing problematic kinks is not kink-shaming
Trump admin bypasses Congress with new policy targeting immigrants on public assistance
More role models for Black boys in school won’t fix anything if we continue to overlook Black girls
Haitian deportee fighting to return to U.S. after Florida police framed him and 2 others
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.