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?
by Brentin Mock on June 12 2013, 2:19PM
A chain of events concerning civil rights justice happened within 48 hours of Medgar Evers’ murder.
by Brentin Mock on June 5 2013, 1:20PM
Attorney General Eric Holder credits Evers along with Marcus Garvey and Malcolm X for civil rights gains in America.
by Jamilah King on May 8 2013, 8:07AM
What’s the purpose of the FBI’s lists? Basically, publicity and fear mongering.
by Jamilah King on May 6 2013, 10:39AM
The longtime political activist is once again defending herself amid renewed FBI attempts to extradite and imprison her in the United States.
by Jorge Rivas on April 29 2013, 5:07PM
Today is the 21st anniversary of the uprising in Los Angeles shortly after the Rodney King trial verdict was announced. “Sa-I-Gu”, Korean for April 29, opens a window on Korean American women in Los Angeles whose stores — and lives…
by Jorge Rivas on April 25 2013, 5:38PM
The statement was published a Facebook page they started to help find their son.
by Jorge Rivas on April 15 2013, 3:00PM
Guevara does have a complex history.
by Jamilah King on April 12 2013, 6:00AM
“42,” the Hollywood film about Jackie Robinson’s first year in the racially segregated major leagues, comes out today. Inside the racial politics and legacy of the baseball trailblazer.
by Brentin Mock on February 26 2013, 8:46AM
The Supreme Court will hear arguments this week in a case that could deeply gut the historic law. To understand where this is going, it’s crucial to know how we got here.
by Brentin Mock on February 21 2013, 9:36AM
Diane Nash, Dorie Ladner and others who led and joined the March 1965 demonstrations that created the Voting Rights Act speak with Colorlines about their work then—and now.