by Dexter Gabriel on October 25 2013, 4:29PM
For a society still struggling some 150 years from Emancipation to negotiate a working discourse on slavery and race, ‘12 Years a Slave’ is a visual moment that forces a reexamination of our national past perhaps like no other major film in recent memory.
by Jamilah King on October 7 2013, 9:14AM
The Civil Rights icon’s birthday was this past weekend.
by Aura Bogado on September 13 2013, 12:20PM
Remembering the four little girls who died as a result of hate.
by Brentin Mock on September 9 2013, 11:28AM
NAACP Legal and Educational Defense Fund also loses civil rights pillar in attorney Debo Adebile, who is now counsel for the U.S. Senate judiciary committee.
by Akiba Solomon on August 28 2013, 1:03PM
The teenager was killed in Money, Miss., for allegedly flirting with a white store clerk
by Jamilah King on August 22 2013, 12:28PM
Watch Newton in his own words.
by Jamilah King on August 22 2013, 11:43AM
It could be a reality, but developers need your help.
by Jamilah King on August 19 2013, 4:31PM
And the plot thickens.
by Jamilah King on August 16 2013, 7:00AM
While Hollywood turns its gaze to the story of black service workers at the White House, we take a deeper look at just what that history entails.
by Jamilah King on August 15 2013, 10:37AM
Tubman’s life has inspired countless works for art, including poems, comic books, and films.
by Jamilah King on August 15 2013, 9:12AM
This is what everyone’s gonna be talking about next week.
by Jamilah King on August 15 2013, 9:00AM
Because apparently slavery is funny now?