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Writer Ayana Byrd: Imagine If Snoop Forcibly Kissed Taylor Swift the Way Madonna Kissed Drake

Writer Ayana Byrd: Imagine If Snoop Forcibly Kissed Taylor Swift the Way Madonna Kissed Drake

by Qimmah Saafir on April 17 2015, 12:27PM

Enough is enough and “no” means no.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Are All YouTube Stars Created Equally?

Are All YouTube Stars Created Equally?

by Qimmah Saafir on April 8 2015, 3:10PM

Akilah Hughes charges YouTube with biased promotion based on race.

Topics: Arts & Culture

One Photo Prompts Much-Needed Conversation About Latino Identity

One Photo Prompts Much-Needed Conversation About Latino Identity

by Qimmah Saafir on April 2 2015, 12:32PM

Photographer Edgar Núñez captures a shot that captures the diversity of the Latino community.

Topics: Arts & Culture

ICYMI: Common (Non)sense

ICYMI: Common (Non)sense

by Qimmah Saafir on March 18 2015, 2:00PM

Twitter rips Common’s fix for white racism in America.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Azealia Banks' Pride and Prejudice

Azealia Banks’ Pride and Prejudice

by Qimmah Saafir on March 18 2015, 10:30AM

Azealia talks to Playboy about race, reparations, talking proper—and using slurs.

Topics: Arts & Culture

What Racial Diversity Looks Like at Starbucks

What Racial Diversity Looks Like at Starbucks

by Aura Bogado on March 17 2015, 5:30PM

The coffee and cream of a corporate beverage chain.

Topics: Labor

Video: Debunking the Myth of Race in 3 Minutes Play

Video: Debunking the Myth of Race in 3 Minutes

by Jamilah King on January 13 2015, 11:09AM

Think you’ve got it all figured out? You don’t.

Topics: /NOW

Google's Latino-Targeted Domain, .SOY, Inspires Frustration, Confusion

Google’s Latino-Targeted Domain, .SOY, Inspires Frustration, Confusion

by Aura Bogado on October 22 2014, 3:40PM

Can the corporation do right by marketing a new top-level domain?

Topics: Media, /NOW

Tackling Race and Racism in the Latino Community

Tackling Race and Racism in the Latino Community

by Aura Bogado on October 20 2014, 2:30PM

Melissa M. Valle asks important—and recurring—questions

Topics:

Michel Martin on Who Americans Are, Really

Michel Martin on Who Americans Are, Really

by Carla Murphy on October 6 2014, 3:44PM

Martin continues to elevate unheard voices, which she perfected on NPR’s “Tell Me More”

Topics: Media, /NOW

Raven-Symoné: 'I'm an American, I'm not an African-American'

Raven-Symoné: ‘I’m an American, I’m not an African-American’

by Aura Bogado on October 6 2014, 10:31AM

She also doesn’t ‘want to be labeled gay.’

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

San Francisco Takes a Stand Against Abortion Restrictions Targeting Asian Women

San Francisco Takes a Stand Against Abortion Restrictions Targeting Asian Women

by Miriam Zoila Pérez on September 23 2014, 12:00PM

Eight states have passed laws banning sex-selective abortions. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors recently came out publicly against these measures.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

Weekend Read: Misty Copeland, An Unlikely Ballerina

Weekend Read: Misty Copeland, An Unlikely Ballerina

by Carla Murphy on September 19 2014, 5:36PM

Copeland’s rise to the top isn’t over

Topics: /NOW, Society

Watch Imara Jones on 'Caffeine TV' Debut Play

Watch Imara Jones on ‘Caffeine TV’ Debut

by Jamilah King on September 18 2014, 10:45AM

If you like his take on race and economic justice on Colorlines, tune in!

Topics: Culture, Economic Justice

'The Teacher Wars' Author Talks Race and Gender in American Education

‘The Teacher Wars’ Author Talks Race and Gender in American Education

by Miriam Zoila Pérez on September 17 2014, 9:45AM

First-time author Dana Goldstein talks about how race and gender have influenced the evolution of the U.S. education system.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

Oklahoma Cop Held on Rape Charges Also Accused of Wrongful Death

Oklahoma Cop Held on Rape Charges Also Accused of Wrongful Death

by Aura Bogado on September 4 2014, 1:43PM

Holtzclaw is accused of hogtying a black man ‘with malicious intent.’

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

Pew Survey Explores Racial Attitudes Toward Ferguson Crisis*

Pew Survey Explores Racial Attitudes Toward Ferguson Crisis*

by Aura Bogado on August 19 2014, 1:22PM

Some of the results may surprise you.

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

The Obama Speech You Actually Want to Hear

The Obama Speech You Actually Want to Hear

by Aura Bogado on August 18 2014, 6:16PM

In no other country on Earth was this speech even possible.

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Video: If Black People Said the Stuff White People Say Play

Video: If Black People Said the Stuff White People Say

by Jamilah King on June 23 2014, 10:00AM

Not all white people, but #YesAllBlackPeople, says Buzzfeed.

Topics: Culture

Video: Ta-Nehisi Coates Talks White Supremacy and Reparations

Video: Ta-Nehisi Coates Talks White Supremacy and Reparations

by Aura Bogado on May 22 2014, 1:31PM

The writer explains why honest conversations about history can lead to better policy today.

Topics: History, /NOW, Reparations

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