Gender & Sexuality
How “Christianity is the white man’s religion” feeds the damaging disconnect between the Diaspora and Africa
New Jersey program shows how training teachers of color in science inspires future scientists of color
For Christians, Christmas shouldn’t just be a celebration, but a time to recommit to Black liberation
Brave 10-year-old Ronyde Christina Ponthieux records video plea to save Haitian protected status
T-Boz announces lawsuit against Peoria Police Department for death of her cousin
Michigan Police Director Kriste Kibbey Etue mocks NFL protests on Facebook, will keep job
Black Chicago police officers who took a knee will face reprimand
Juneteenth and our post-emancipation fight for liberation
Solidarity can’t work without understanding that Blackness has a role in every struggle
Four Signs That You Might Subscribe to the Politics of Respectability
How Trump’s concern trolling about Black crime is a trap for well-meaning progressives
Understanding the ‘cultural not remedial’ aspect of Black Vernacular English
Black History in 2016…on the Negro National Anthem, Kaepernick, Violence, and President-Elect Trump
Black Hollywood Wants Black Voters To Go To The Polls Today
Study Shows Young People Of Color Remain Optimistic About Their Future, But It’s Time Black Folks Consider Pessimism
Richard Sherman Changes Tune, Is Fed Up With ‘The State Of Things’ Facing Blacks
A new survey of young people finds growing support for Black Lives Matter and trans rights
It matters that people are afraid to travel in the US due to police violence
Buzzfeed’s ‘Questions Black People Have For Black People’ Video Backfires
Nixon Aide Admits The ‘War On Drugs’ Was Designed To Target Black People
Report: LAPD More Likely To Shoot Blacks and People With Mental Conditions
Why Aren’t the ‘All Lives Matter’ People Outraged About Ethan Couch?
India.Arie pins open letter in response to lack of blacks in Grammys
Black People Can Handle It: Empathy and Educational Inequity
STUDY: People Generally Lack Empathy for Black Pain
STUDY: Waiters Give Black People Bad Service Because They’re Bad Tippers?
Rampage in Tulsa: Two White Men Launch Killing Spree Against Blacks; 3 Dead, 2 Injured
Today Is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
REPORT: African Americans Live Better in The South and The West
VIDEO: Celebrities Discuss Growing Up Black and Latino
If family separations at the border outrage us, so should family separation through prison and policing
An open letter to my boyfriend after the ghost of my abuser appeared during sex
After 6 missing and killed Black women and girls, Chicago student starts carpool program to protect them
How do you mourn an abuser?: Rapper XXXtentacion killed outside motorcycle dealership in Florida
White supremacist “Unite the Right” rally approved for second anniversary in D.C.
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