A Black Teen Got His Throat Slit Over Rap Music. Activists Say It's a Hate Crime.
The white assailant quickly admitted to killing Elijah Al-Amin over the rap music because it made him feel “unsafe.”
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Why Hong Kong Won’t Back Down
One young father who quit his job to join the protest is among millions fighting to keep their autonomy from mainland China
Police Are Feeding Celebrity Photos into Facial Recognition Software to Solve Crimes
Law enforcement agencies are using facial recognition systems with little to no rules, found a new study by the Georgetown Law Center on Privacy and Technology.
Aretha Franklin's Sketch of Black Femininity
The iconic musician embodied the trials and tribulations that all black women could relate to, and provided the blueprint to alleviate them.
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Saying Goodbye to Aretha Franklin
We celebrate the queen of soul, and the impact she had on our music and culture.
The Best Way to Fight Sexism Is to Make Men Experience It
The lessons I learned at a now-closed summer camp for LA teens hold up in the #MeToo era.
Powerful Vintage Photos Contrast Hollywood Glitz with Civil Disobedience
George Rodriguez has lived a double life in LA, photographing Chicano activists as well as famous musicians like Eazy-E and Michael Jackson.
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The Strange, Tangled Web of Assassination Plots Against Martin Luther King
Before he was actually murdered, the civil rights legend was targeted for at least a decade by vile racists of all stripes, according to a new account.
Elemental Portraits Peel Back the Layers of Racial Identity
Lauren Machen draws inspiration from the classical elements (earth, fire, wind, and water) for her latest photography series.
A New Exhibit at the Tate Gives Voice to Civil Rights-Era Black Artists
'Soul of a Nation' looks at what it was like to be a black artist from 1963 to 1983.
A Photographer's Honest Portraits Recontextualise Black Masculinity
Jonathan Gardenhire captures "honest pictures of black men" that are once familiar and transformative.
How to Survive Systemic Racism in America
Black Women Artists for Black Lives Matter explores the politics of survival at We Buy Gold in Brooklyn.