Gender & Sexuality
Rand Paul Staffer Expressed Support for Lincoln’s Assassin; Bemoaned Diversity
WATCH: Live Stream of George Zimmerman Trial
Operation Save Our Sons Launches from Jacksonville, FL
Offensive “Angry Trayvon” App Sparks Outrage
North Carolina 4th of July Parade Marred by ‘White History Month’ Float
Cornel West Talks DOMA and Voting Rights; Says Blacks are Being “Pushed to the Back of the Bus”
LeVar Burton Explains How He Avoids Being Shot by the Police
Lupe Fiasco to Chicago Grads: “You have graduated from one of the most terrible, substandard school systems in the entire world”
Kerry Washington is First Black Women to Cover Vanity Fair in a Very Long Time
STUDY: People Generally Lack Empathy for Black Pain
Lauryn Hill Rails Against Racism, Oppression and IRS in Open Letter
What Will Be the Impact of Rachel Jeantel’s Testimony?
Offensive Photo of Zimmerman Attorney Goes Viral
Rep. Hank Johnson: Clarence Thomas is Worse Than NSA Leaker Eric Snowden for Gutting VRA
Paula Deen Has Reached Out to Jesse Jackson: “She Can Be Redeemed”
Principal Fires Three Black Teachers; Uses Racist, Abusive Language Towards Them
Lolo Jones Mocks Rachel Jeantel on Twitter; Compares Her to Madea
Paula Deen Hires Real Life Olivia Pope to Save Her Career
Could Light-Skinned Women Ever Be the Subject of a Documentary like “Dark Girls”?
Republicans Have Already Begun to Take Advantage of Yesterday’s Gutting of Voting Rights Act
Paula Deen Breaks Down on Today Show
Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Provision of Voting Rights Act
VIDEO: Paula Deen Releases Video Statement Apologizing for Being Racist
Ohio School Bans Afro Puffs and Braids
Laywer for Trayvon Martin’s Family Speaks Out on Jury Selection and Equal Justice
Paula Deen Skips Out on Today Show Appearance
Paula Deen Apologizes for Being Racist
Serena Williams’ Body Compared to a “Monster Truck” in Rolling Stone Interview
Food Network Releases Statement on Paula Deen Controversy
Black GOP Candidate Erika Harold Called “Street Walker,” “Love Child of DNC” by Illinois GOP Official
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
Spokesmodel, not silenced model, Munroe Bergdorf spoke her piece
I’m disavowing respectability politics and exorcising the shame of my poverty
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