Breonna Taylor's family attorney believes the Kentucky attorney general's investigation was a coverup

August 27, 2020

We still revel in claiming firsts:  First Black person to be president, senator, congressman.  And this is not just a United States phenomenon.  It occurs across Africa and the African Diaspora....

August 26, 2020

The NAACP’s Virtual March on Washington marks the 57th anniversary of the historic 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, where the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his legendary I Ha...

August 11, 2020

The tragic death of George Floyd has created a much-needed dialogue around race in America. Floyd's childhood friends Herbert Mouton, Vaughn Dickerson and Jonathan Veal of 88 Initiatives C.H.U.M.P.S....

July 4, 2020

John Lewis: Good Trouble isn’t filmmaker Dawn Porter’s first documentary but just may be the first set to debut with such perfect timing.

The tragic, preventable deaths of George Floyd, Rayshard Brooks...

June 25, 2020

In the era of George Floyd protests, media outlets have been curating lists of what they think should be read to understand the Black experience and dismantle systemic racism. Many of the books on the...

June 23, 2020

I am a 78-year-old White man with three Black children, four Black grandchildren and a Black great-grandson.  And I’m struggling to breathe as I try to grasp the pain of people who loved Eric Garner,...

As far as pop culture and literature go, we have everything from I Am Legend and World War Z to Handmaids Tale, and many things in between to tell us about how this coronavirus unzips.  As a culture,...

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