Gender & Sexuality
Black Youth in the News
What Amandla Stenberg Means to Black Millennials
Teens Who Disappeared After Meeting Man on Facebook FOUND
Homeless Teen’s Online Campaign Funds His Enrollment at Howard University!
Hospital Reverses Decision to Deny Dying 15-Year Old Heart Transplant
18-Year Old Gabrielle Turnquest is the Youngest Person to Pass UK Bar Exam
Rapper Charged w/ Double Homicide After Allegedly Rapping About It
Don Lemon and Media Violence Against Young Black Men
4-Year Old Genius Anala Beevers Invited to Join MENSA
Thessalonika Arzu-Embry Set to Graduate from College at 14-Years Old
15-Year Old Temar Boggs Hailed as a Hero After Rescuing Missing Girl
MUST WATCH: 100 Young Black Activists Respond to George Zimmerman Verdict
16-Year Old Wondagurl Produced a Track on Jay-Z’s New Album
WATCH: 15-Year Old Aviwe Mtongana Raps for Pres. Obama
17-Year Old Cellist Angelique Montes Chosen for National Youth Orchestra
What Will Be the Impact of Rachel Jeantel’s Testimony?
Lolo Jones Mocks Rachel Jeantel on Twitter; Compares Her to Madea
16 Year-Old Harlemite Xavier Pacheco Wins National Shakespeare Competition
Cops Accused of Excessive Force in Latest Chief Keef Arrest
11 Year-Old Girl Saves 3 Year-Old Brother’s Life by Tossing Him from Broken Fire Escape
9 Year-Old Activist Asean Johnson Continues Fight Against Chicago School Closings
Chief Keef Threatens to Slap Katy Perry After She Dissed His Song
Chelesa Fearce Overcomes Homelessness; Will Start College as a Junior at Spelman
Former NASA Engineer Awards Kiera Wilmot Scholarship to Space Academy
Kindergartner Uses Knowledge of His ABCs to Save Dad’s Life
23 Year-Old Joshua Williams Graduates from College Despite Homelessness; Starts Scholarship Fund
Identical Twins Are Spelman College’s First-Ever Co-Valedictorians
Outraged Parents Say Son’s Teacher Made Him Lick Desk Clean for Drawing On It
Young Chicago Poet Malcolm London Will Address Race, Class, Education on TED show
15 Year-Old Saheela Ibraheem Accepted into Harvard…and 13 Other Colleges!
Two Harper High School Students Awarded Gates Millennium Scholarships!
Kylie Jenner allegedly unfollowed Rihanna after Fenty because white women hate losing to Black women
Comic: Anti-Black feelings about natural hair don’t just affect Black women
Progressive wing of the DNC shaken up in an act signaling a move away from Sanders
Staffers on Showtime’s ‘The Chi’ should know discarding food in a food desert is insensitive
In the battle of racism vs. sexism, Black women always lose
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