A new documentary shows how planting the seeds of social change begins with knowing where your food comes from.
The rapper and the septuagenarian socialist finally got to spend some QT together in Atlanta this week.
Data gathered from lawsuits and Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests paint an ugly picture of police accountability in the Windy City, with whites getting their complaints addressed far more often than blacks.
Long marginalized, Asian men and black women are getting together like never before, with Facebook groups, meet-ups, and websites.
How Ben Carson's memoir Gifted Hands was basically The Tiger Mom for black families.
The Anthony Sowell case was always about more than just a psycho with a penchant for raping and butchering women. But it took me a long time to see it that way.
After two horses died last year, Racing Victoria promised they'd make things safer. Did they pull through?
The former neurosurgeon is leading Republican polls, and I still can't figure out why.
The 'Black Comedy' writer and performer knows difficult conversations are easier to have when the audience is laughing.
The point is not whether we choose to acknowledge or ignore the impact of race, but how white privilege defines all aspects of American life.
The "Kanye Western" party at UCLA is just another example of the longstanding tradition that is as internationally pervasive as it is offensive.
The discussion reportedly focused on policing, prisons, and the political rhetoric around race in the United States.
We talked to leaders and activists spearheading prison reform to find out what we can do to fix our broken penal system.
Life is tough enough dating as a black woman without having to deal with creepers messaging you about "dark chocolate"
The new season of the consistently careening popular show reflects America's similarly abrupt landscape of culture and politics.
A viral video of a furious caucasian shouting about "white fucking privilege" and calling other white people "white trash" is making everyone else's day better.
We spoke to artist Hardeep Pandhal about cultural identity and the pitfalls of positive discrimination.
Like my white friends, I learned how to be a proper teenager through movies—except for most of the films I watched didn't have any real black characters.
Though Black Lives Matter claims to be leaderless, Johnetta Elzie and Deray McKeeson have emerged as the de facto spokespeople of a new generation of activists.
It's easy to write off pop cultural racism as "just a joke." But if we ignore small microaggressions, then we ignore how they create a larger picture of anti-black racism in society today.
If his suggestion that ISIS is worse because they display their atrocities, and the Nazis were somehow better by keeping them hidden, we can surmise Abbott is more concerned with appearance than with deed.
Even people who can't see color aren't colorblind.
Along with a broad swath of Republican voters—plus Dennis Rodman—America's racists are getting on board the Trump bandwagon.
The police shooting of two young men of color this week shows that even as more Americans consider race to be the biggest issue facing the country and citizens are increasingly attuned to how cops target minorities, little has changed at the local level.