As the world awaits a grand jury decision in Ferguson, the accidental activists who have camped in the streets since August describe their feelings and preparations to Colorlines.
The constant refrain about a crisis of black fatherhood obscures out a far more complex reality in black families.
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by Julianne Hing on November 13 2014, 7:00AM
TV’s newest Asian-American dad talks about race and the pressure that comes with being on the first Asian-American family sitcom in 20 years.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Julianne Hing on November 11 2014, 12:30PM
Ostensibly a film about a variation on volleyball, “9-man” tackles race, identity, and masculinity head on.
by Aura Bogado on November 10 2014, 2:20PM
‘I’m doing this for something better than just money.’
by Jamilah King on November 6 2014, 7:00AM
“Anything that we’re seeing today in pop culture originated in production you can trace back to black labor in the South.”
Topics: Facing Race 2014
by Carla Murphy on November 5 2014, 4:41PM
Minimum-wage hikes, legal weed and sentencing reform were among the measures in play.
by Julianne Hing on November 5 2014, 7:00AM
The San Francisco-based trans advocate explains why race and gender need to be in the same conversation.
by Julianne Hing on November 4 2014, 11:50AM
Organizers say federal inaction on immigration may mean that many Latinos stay home today.
by Imara Jones on November 4 2014, 11:30AM
Lack of economic progress may lead to poor voter turnout.