Gender & Sexuality
Viola Davis and Kerry Washington are Creating Production Companies
Jean-Louis’ Images are a Reminder of the Beauty and Power of Black Hair
Na Ponta dos Pés is a Ballet Studio and a Safe Haven for Brazilian Girls
This Dance Studio is Breaking the Color Lines and Empowering Dancers of Color
Why I Wish “The Mindy Project” Was Cancelled
‘Sleepy Hollow’ died along with Abbie Mills
10-year-old Dismantles the Classist U.S. Criminal Justice System
Harvard Owned Up to Its Role in Slavery. When Will the Others?
Shea Moisture’s First Commercial Tackles the Implicit Racism of Beauty Aisles
“The Hair Tales” Reminds Us of the Magic of Black Hair
A Visible Love, A Visible Movement: An Interview With Veronica Morris-Moore
Black Student Forced to Leave School for Not Cutting Dreadlocks
Florida State Fraternity Suspended For Slavery-Themed Hazing Accusations
Why It Took So Long for Another Black American Girl Doll
It’s More Than A Head Wrap For US
Misty Copeland’s Documentary Set to Air on Feburary 8th
New Barbie Dolls Showcase Diversity But Is It Too Late?
Three Black SUNY Students Claim They Were Assaulted By White Classmates
Jeferson Lima’s Photographs Capture #BlackGirlMagic in Salvador, Brazil
What would It have been like if TV classics had casts of color?
The 2016 Oscar nominations prove the Academy’s diversity problem
Residents of NY Town Vote to Keep Seal Depicting White Man Choking Indigenous Person
Oregon militiaman receives dildo, calls it hate mail
Chris Rock Has an Intersectional Critique of Jennifer Lawrence’s Feminism
This 3-minute video sums up institutional racism in the United States
Why an Angry Whites “Listening Tour” is the Last Thing President Obama Should be Doing in 2016
Video of what Abigail Fisher gets wrong about affirmative action
White House calls Trump’s ban on Muslims ‘disqualifying’
We’re Done Being Polite: A Reflection on the Mizzou Protests
We Are Still Asking: Who Is Burning Black Churches?
BYP on Twitter
Tweets by BlackYouthProj
BYP on FB
Black Youth Project
Join Our Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter today!
You can get all of our newest stories and updates on BYP research in your inbox.
Thanks for signing up!
Chicago Public Media
Required field. Your email will never be distributed to any third-parties and you can unsubscribe at anytime.