RACISM

knife crime

A Message to the Man Investigating Poverty in the UK

Lewisham's 15-year-old Young Mayor Elect speaks out on the causes of knife crime.
Adam Abdullah
11.14.18
tv

Stan Lee Was a True Ally For People Of Colour

Beyond the art, comic books and heroes, Stan Lee chose to support diversity and the civil rights movement in a way so few people did.
Noel Ransome
11.13.18
Views My Own

Trump May Finally Be Getting Too Racist for America

His naked appeals to white identity politics may appeal to some of his supporters—it's up to the rest of us to stand up against those appeals.
Issac J. Bailey
11.2.18
Views My Own

Donald Trump Thinks You Are Racist

The president and his party are trying to win the midterms by advancing a dark, fear-based vision of the country.
Harry Cheadle
10.24.18
Race

The Many Ways Well-Intentioned White People Are Still Low-Key Racist

“You don't sound black."
Janae Price
10.18.18
Culture

Stop Telling Black Writers to Stop Writing About Race

A recent series of comments forced me to confront the issues of writing like everyone else as an other.
Noel Ransome
10.15.18
TIFF 2018

‘The Hate U Give’ Underscores the Dangers of Code Switching

People of colour need to stop sanctioning the bullshit white folks do and say.
Noel Ransome
9.14.18
sports

Serena Williams Can't Force the Racism Out of Tennis

Saturday's US Open upset is a reminder that the sport is still not welcoming to women of color.
Jagger Blaec
9.11.18
Views My Own

The White Nationalists in the Trump Administration Aren't There by Accident

Given what the president says and does, it's no surprise that some of his underlings have links to outright white nationalists.
Harry Cheadle
9.1.18
Q&A

DeRay McKesson Explains What White People Still Don't Get About Racism

The activist talked to us about his new book, 'Ferguson', and how white supremacy hurts the country.
Seth Ferranti
8.29.18
politics

Poll: Most Republicans Think a 'Good' President Could Say the N-Word

And 31 percent of them figure Trump "definitely" or "probably" has said the word while in office.
Eve Peyser
8.23.18
Culture

We Asked the Real 'BlacKkKlansman' Some Hard Questions About Being a Black Cop

Retired undercover cop Ron Stallworth talked about what it means to align yourself with law enforcement when you're black.
Wilbert L. Cooper
8.21.18