Gender & Sexuality
Kerry Washington is First Black Actress since 1995 to Earn Lead Actress Drama Nod at Primetime Emmys
Tom Joyner Offers Rachel Jeantel Full College Scholarship
MUST WATCH: 100 Young Black Activists Respond to George Zimmerman Verdict
Black Cafe Owner Posts Sign to Ward Off Racists: “f you are allergic to black people, don’t come in.”
Gabrielle Calhoun Beaten Unconscious by Police
Compton, CA Elects Aja Brown; Youngest Mayor in City’s History
Meagan Good Critisized for Presenting BET Gospel Award in Revealing Dress
Pro-Palestinian Organization’s Petition Calls on Alicia Keys to Cancel Israel Concert
Kerry Washington is First Black Women to Cover Vanity Fair in a Very Long Time
Sloane Stephens is Last American Standing at Wimbledon; Advances to Quarters
What Will Be the Impact of Rachel Jeantel’s Testimony?
Lolo Jones Mocks Rachel Jeantel on Twitter; Compares Her to Madea
Paula Deen Hires Real Life Olivia Pope to Save Her Career
Could Light-Skinned Women Ever Be the Subject of a Documentary like “Dark Girls”?
Nina Simone Documentary In The Works
Serena Williams’ Body Compared to a “Monster Truck” in Rolling Stone Interview
Black GOP Candidate Erika Harold Called “Street Walker,” “Love Child of DNC” by Illinois GOP Official
Tracee Ellis Ross Launches “Hair Love” Campaign
Ethel Hylton Graduates from Harvard w/ the Highest GPA in Her Class
OWN Network Premieres “Dark Girls” Documentary This Sunday
Beyond the Masculinization of Race Issues
Happy 70th Birthday Nikki Giovanni!
NYC Art Exhibit Allows Strangers to Touch Various Textures of Black Hair
Serena Williams Dominates Sara Errani; Advances to French Open Finals
President Obama Taps Susan Rice for National Security Adviser
Rhymes and Reasons Interviews Jacinda Bullie About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed Her Life
Alicia Keys WILL Perform in Israel Despite Objections from Alice Walker and Others
Issa Rae Set to Play Nina Simone in Lorraine Hansberry Biopic
Brittney Griner Covers ESPN Magazine; Talks Coming Out, Bullying, and Sexual Identity
Jennifer Hudson Signs On as American Idol Judge
‘Thor: Ragnarok’ through a Black and Indigenous post-colonial lens
She ain’t white girl pregnant: Black, queer & expecting in an anti-Black, anti-queer world
Decolonizing empathy: why our pain will never be enough to disarm white supremacy
From the Million Woman March to #Metoo: How movements created by and for Black women are appropriated
Lawyers for Korryn Gaines’ son file new claims against Baltimore police
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