Gender & Sexuality
Harvard Students Protest Tyga Concert; Accuse Him of Promoting Sexism and Rape Culture
Rick Ross Apologizes for His Lyrics Being “Interpreted As” Rape
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews avery r. young About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed His Life
Happy Birthday to Soul Icon Marvin Gaye!
Wu-Tang Clan’s GZA Uses Hip Hop to Teach Science in NYC Public Schools
India Arie Accused of Lightening Her Skin for Promotional Photo
Rick Ross Responds to Rape Lyrics Controversy: ‘It Was a Misinterpretation’
Petitions Demand Rick Ross, Industry Take Responsibility for Rape Lyrics
Spike Lee and Harry Belafonte to Induct Public Enemy into Rock Hall of Fame
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Jasson Perez About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed His Life
A$AP Rocky Addresses Homophobia in Hip Hop: “It’s Crazy that This is Still an Issue”
Rick Ross Raps About Committing Date Rape in New Song
Happy 71st Birthday to The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin
Chicago Nightclub Shooting: What Was 13 Year-old Rapper Lil’ Mouse Doing There?
Common Discusses His Efforts to Give Back to His Hometown
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Yoli Zapata About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed Her Life
President Obama: Michelle is Like Beyonce; ‘She Upgraded Me’
Lupe Fiasco Releases ‘Jonylah Forever’ (Jonylah Watkins Tribute)
N.J. Cops Under Investigation for Making Gangsta Rap Videos
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Speech About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed His Life
Kelly Rowland Talks Learning to Love Her Brown Skin
‘Smoking Gun’ Email Revealed in Michael Jackson Wrongful Death Suit
Rapper Kendrick Lamar Specifically Requested Dark-Skinned Model for New Music Video
Zoe Saldana Responds to Nina Simone Controversy
Emmett Till’s Family Write Open Letter to Lil Wayne
Happy Birthday Nina Simone!
Epic Records Responds to Lil Wayne Controversy, Will Pull Offensive Emmett Till Line
Mamie Till Mobley Memorial Foundation Asks Lil Wayne to Remove Reference to Emmett Till from New Song
One Year Later, Remembering Whitney Houston
Happy Birthday to the Legendary Bob Marley!
Welcome to Wakanda: ‘Black Panther’ is a love letter between the African Diaspora and the continent
After theater buyouts for kids to see ‘Black Panther,’ group organizes one for Black girls to see ‘A Wrinkle In Time’
For Black people who avoid mental health treatment for reasons other than our “culture” or fear of malpractice
Black LGBTQ activists convicted on six of eight charges for Columbus Pride protests
When a Black woman tells you her worth, believe her the first time
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