Long before #MeToo hashtags, a 19-year-old slave faced the death penalty for the murder of her owner, who had been assaulting her for years.
American authenticity, from the acting-even-whiter point of view, is not to be found in any of the great contemporary American business success stories, or in intellectual life, or in the great cultural institutions, but in the suburban-to-rural environs in which the white underclass largely makes its home.
Nick Cannon, Zoe Saldana, Dallas Austin and more on the film's legacy and its fictional — but real — HBCU marching band.
Earlier this week, the magazine pulled a review amid online criticism of the book.
Voter suppression threw Wisconsin to Trump and possibly handed him the whole election.
"I started volunteering with Brown Girl Surf about six months ago. I feel like the organization represents me. It represents everything that I stand for. It wants to create a space for me and for that I’m so grateful."
In 1981, Manhattan wasn’t a place for beginners.
The renowned author discusses family history, Donald Trump, and her beautiful new memoir.
In "The End of Policing," Alex S. Vitale argues that police reforms implemented in the wake of Brown's death — from diversity initiatives to community policing to body cameras — fail to acknowledge that policing as an institution reinforces race and class inequalities by design.
They get credit for changing the game, even when they continue draconian practices.
The company's rules help to show how it distinguishes between free speech and hate speech. Judge for yourself.
In Pakistan, the Fuhrer’s name sells clothes.
Last week, Michael Christopher Estes left a homemade bomb in a North Carolina airport.
Maybe your arrival was unplanned, and you lucked upon the shop on your way somewhere else. Maybe the congregation of men outside, thundering with a kind of bountiful, brotherly glee, caught your ear. It does not matter now because you have arrived — a paradise found, a sanctuary unearthed.
Some of the biggest skin care companies in North America use the pursuit of fairer skin in their ad campaigns for products sold outside the US.
Largely forgotten today, Morris Milgram was a pioneer of multiracial suburban housing. His legacy in the fight for fair housing in America deserves to be remembered.
The word's been a Philadelphia gem for generations, and I worry that it’ll go the way of "bling" or "fleek."
Dating websites have changed the way couples meet. Now evidence is emerging that this change is influencing levels of interracial marriage and even the stability of marriage itself.
The Tents is a massively successful organization that has operated without outside help for over 150 years. But because it is run by and for black women — black churchwomen — it is largely unknown and in fact was deliberately kept secret for much of its existence.
Mike Peinovich's transformation from leftist contrarian to nationalist shock jock.
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