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Jenn M. Jackson
Chance the Rapper Mentions Laquan McDonald as He Becomes First Independent Artist on ‘SNL’
Racism and Sexism Led the ‘LA Times’ to Compare Serena Williams to a Horse
We’re Done Being Polite: A Reflection on the Mizzou Protests
Get a First Look at the New Trailer for Spike Lee’s ‘CHI-RAQ’
Watch This Poet Break Down His Afro-Latino Identity
It’s Time to Contextualize President Obama’s Efforts to ‘Ban the Box’
#BlackGirlMagic: The ‘Girls Killing It’ Video from Aina More is Everything
This Short Video Perfectly Illustrates the Meaning of ‘Privilege’
The “Anti-Racist” Michael Brown Art Exhibit is the Epitome of White Privilege
Zoë Kravitz Has Words for Hollywood’s Foolery
#ICYMI: Watch Top Movies Cut Down to Only Their Characters of Color
Amandla is Right. Kylie (and the Kardashians) are Problematic.
What if We Loved Black Women Like We Love Black Male Rapists?
Young, Black and Mentally Ill: ‘No Shame Day’ Reduces Stigma Surrounding Mental Illness
We Are Still Asking: Who Is Burning Black Churches?
Racism in the Dominican Republic Rekindles Calls for Boycott
Watch Bree Newsome’s Short Film ‘Wake’
‘Polyglot’ Web Series Shows Diversity of Young Creatives of Color in Berlin
From Prom to the BET Awards, Kyemah McEntyre Slayed Naturi Naughton’s Gown
Misty Copeland is First Black Principal Dancer with the American Ballet Theatre
Supreme Court Decides Same-Sex Marriage is a Right for All in the United States
President Obama Escorts Trans Woman of Color Out of LGBTQ Event
Racist Flags, President Obama’s N-Word, and White Race Confusion
Why it Matters That Hillary Clinton Said “All Lives Matter” In a Black Church This Week
Don Lemon is Literally Trolling Black Americans
Columbia First US University To Divest from Private Prisons
Afro-Latino Spider-Man Miles Morales to Replace Peter Parker This Fall
The #GoHomeDeray Hashtag Proves Hate For Black Activism Runs Deep
Rapper Mykki Blanco Rejects Stigma, Reveals HIV Positive Status
The Massacre at Emanuel AME Church and Our “White Problem”
What Tamar Braxton’s comments about men not wanting sex reveal about compulsory (hetero)sexuality
How one online community has channeled their misogynoir into the “Save Yourself Black Men” movement
How the human trafficking crisis and everyday sexual assault are connected
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