Oklahoma state Rep. Brad Boles, 37, explained his use of the offensive term as a “slip of tongue.”
Nowhere in the museum are items identified as racist, which is part of the curator's strategy.
After setting up a robbery that got a black woman wrongly imprisoned for murder, this duo opened their "Goat Castle" up to tourists in Jim Crow Mississippi.
The film that features an almost all-black cast, a black director, and is set in a world that portrays people of color in a superior light is something black people have never seen before.
Motherboard talks to author Margot Lee Shetterly about the legacy of pioneering black women mathematicians who helped NASA win the Space Race.
In the new book 'Truevine,' journalist Beth Macy details their mother's three-decade quest to get her boys back.
33 states have voter identification laws on their books. One of them was just struck down by the one of the most conservative federal appeals courts. Similar laws could be next.
Muhammad Ali, who died on Friday at age 74, is one of the greatest boxers of all time, but he will be remembered for more than just his lightning-fast fists.
A new history of brutal lynchings at the same spot in 1918 and 1942 offers insight into the terror of white supremacy.
A small group of Crown Heights community members are trying to halt a new construction project, arguing that it sits on hallowed grounds that reflect the neighborhood's history of racism.