Gender & Sexuality
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’
Tennessee Considers Bill Tying Welfare Benefits to Children’s Grades
Spike Lee and Harry Belafonte to Induct Public Enemy into Rock Hall of Fame
Children Rally in Downtown Chicago for Immigration Reform
Chicago Public School Closings Will Cost Taxpayers $1 Billion
The anti-Blackness of believing there’s no support for queerness in the hood
Throwing off the yoke of respectability politics in single Black mamahood
The whitewashing of ‘IT’ is proof that it’s past time to start centering Blackness in horror
I’m disavowing respectability politics and exorcising the shame of my poverty
Colin Kaepernick donates $25,000 to immigrant youth at risk by DACA repeal
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