Gender & Sexuality
President Obama Taps Susan Rice for National Security Adviser
9 Year-Old Activist Asean Johnson Continues Fight Against Chicago School Closings
Bobby Rush Calls IL Sen. Kirk’s Chicago Gang Plan “Upper-Middle Class, Elitist White Boy Solution”
Alice Walkers Pens Letter To Alicia Keys, Asking That She Cancel Israel Concert
Does Obama Unfairly Hold African Americans to a Different Standard?
Dozens Arrested in Chicago School Closing Protests
Kanye West’s “New Slaves” Rails Against the Prison-Industrial Complex
WATCH: Trailer for Lee Daniel’s “The Butler,” Starring Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey
Proposed North Carolina Law Forces Teens to Get Notarized Parental Consent for STD Testing
House Honors Four Little Girls Killed in Birmingham Church Bombing
Rush Limbaugh Compares Boston Bombing Supsect to Trayvon Martin
Word to Antoine Dodson: ‘Hide Yo Kids’ from Police in Schools!
Mississippi Mayoral Candidate Admits to Past Life as a Prostitute
George Bush Says “There’s No Need to Defend Myself” Regarding Legacy
From the White House to the Southside: Can Digital Media Save Young People’s Lives?
Poison-Tainted Letter Addressed to Pres. Obama Intercepted at Screening Facility
New Documentary Explores Obama’s “Complicated” Relationship with Black Community
8 Year-Old Follows Tenn. Lawmaker Around State Capitol; Shames Him Into Dropping Welfare Bill
Jay-Z Addresses Cuba Trip, Politicians, Brooklyn Nets Rumors on Leaked Track
Michelle Obama: “Hadiya Pendleton Was Me and I Was Her”
Rand Paul at Howard University: “Big Government Is NOT A Friend to African Americans”
Michelle Obama To Address Gun Violence at Chicago’s Harper High School
CPS Protest Highlights Dangers Facing Displaced Chicago Students; Questions ‘Safety Routes’
Coalition of Celebrities Call on President Obama to Reform Drug Laws
UPDATE: Jay-Z and Beyonce’s Cuba Visit Was Approved by U.S. Treasury Dept.
President Obama Criticized for Calling Kamala Harris ‘Best-Looking’ Attorney General
45 Years Ago Today, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Was Assassinated
President Obama Returns 5 Percent of Salary in Solidarity w/ Furloughed Federal Workers
Happy Birthday to Soul Icon Marvin Gaye!
Fox News Contributor: Welfare and Food Stamps Make Poverty Feel ‘A Little Comfortable’
She ain’t white girl pregnant: Black, queer & expecting in an anti-Black, anti-queer world
‘Thor: Ragnarok’ through a Black and Indigenous post-colonial lens
Jesmyn Ward becomes the 1st woman and Black author to win National Book Award for fiction twice
Decolonizing empathy: why our pain will never be enough to disarm white supremacy
According to Oscar buzz, Dee Rees could be the first Black woman to win Best Director with ‘Mudbound’
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