Gender & Sexuality
Documentary explores homophobia in black community
The affects of HIV/AIDS on the black community
Chicago event seeks to ‘reclaim Afrikan heritage in America’
Gabourey Sidibe defends & offends LGBTQ community with use of ‘tranny’
Rally in New York demands justice for slain trangender woman
Webinar explores how storytelling bridges cultural and civic/political engagement
Coming from where I’m from
Englewood residents demand that gas station gets proper sign
Community members hold funeral to “bury violence in Newark”
Who are the three largest mental health providers? Jails.
Radio piece explores invisible gang lines
Film festival aims to show there’s more to Englewood than violence
Celebrities seek to end mass incarceration with campaign
Fifth man charged in mass shooting at Chicago park
Gun Violence: Not Just A Black Peoples’ Problem
Tens of Thousands Gather in D.C. for 50th Anniversary March on Washington
Some Black Clergy Reportedly Uncomfortable w/ LGBT Movement Sharing Mantle at March on Washington
NYC Public Library System Drops $300M on Midtown Branch, While Harlem Library is Outrageously Underfunded
Congressional Black Caucus Holds Emergency Summit on Chicago Violence
Kanye West and Rhymefest Team Up for Free Music Writing Program for Chicago Youth
11-Year Old Dovonta Andrews Is Shot While Shielding 5-Year Old Friend from Bullet
Trayvon Martin’s Brother Lands Internship w/ Florida Congresswoman
Moving Beyond November Together
New Program Allows Public to Send Chicago Police Crime Tips Via Text and Twitter
Rhymes and Reasons Interviews Eve Ewing About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed Her Life
Hadiya Pendleton’s Parents Discuss Chicago Gun Violence Crisis
Community Members, Union Leaders, Gang Members Unite to Protest Closing of South Side Hospital
18 Year-Old Dionte Maxwell Shot and Killed When Strangers Crashed Family BDay Party
Dwyane Wade Backs ‘This Is Fatherhood’ Campaign
“Why can’t we just let Black people enjoy something?”
Review Roundup: Zora Neale Hurston’s book on one of the last Africans in the Atlantic slave trade
Democrats join GOP to pass oppressive “Blue Lives Matter” bill, punish critics of Israel
PTSD is more common than you think
Amazon is selling face recognition software to police departments. What could go wrong?
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