trayvon martin

RACISM

Kansas City Security Officer Fired for Ordering a 'Trayvon Martini'

He's a former member of the Olathe Police Department.
Hannah Keyser
8.22.18
Views My Own

I’m Over the Blacksplaining Going on in Film and Television

Many stories around the black experience aren’t being told for black people.
Noel Ransome
8.10.18
Metalhead

Metalheads Are Terrible at Confronting the Grim Realities of Death

On "Resting in Power" and metal's fear of the dark.
Christopher Krovatin
6.14.18
masculinity

I Was Forced to Fight, Now I'm Learning to Cry

Black boys have to bury their emotions as they face off against racism and chase machismo.
Wilbert L. Cooper
9.14.17
The Restless Youth Issue

At City Hall with Trayvon Martin’s Brother, a Rising Community Organizer

In the five years since his brother's murder, Jahvaris Fulton has transformed from a quiet son who stayed largely out of the public eye to a rising force in New York City's local government scene.
Timothy Bella
5.1.17
Noisey News

Janelle Monáe Performed “Hell You Talmbout” at the DC Women’s March

"We’re going to have a moment together where we’re listening and we are in tune."
Alex Robert Ross
1.23.17
Art

50 Artists Interrogate 25 Years of Police Brutality

'VIRAL: 25 Years from Rodney King' explores what's changed—and what hasn't—in the 25 years since the beating.
Antwaun Sargent
10.27.16
Art

Cardboard Paintings Take an Unflinching Look At Police Brutality

Contemporary racial politics get explored in 'Black is the giant.'
Antwaun Sargent
8.24.16
News

I Am Young and Black and I Don't Want to Die

How can you feel safe when black death is everywhere you look and tools like guns only seem to make you more of a target?
Wilbert L. Cooper
7.12.16
Art

A Plush Handgun Takes Aim at George Zimmerman's Evil Auction

Natalie Baxter quilts a counterpoint to Zimmerman's fateful Kel-Tec.
Molly Hannon
6.3.16
News

George Zimmerman's Gun and the Merchandising of Black Death

Zimmerman's attempt to commodify and capitalize on the death of Trayvon Martin is a phenomenon that has been happening in American since well before the founding of this country.
Wilbert L. Cooper
5.14.16
Art

16-Second Video Artwork Sums Up Police Brutality

Sanford Biggers’ 'BAM' is a gripping tale of police violence against black bodies.
Antwaun Sargent
3.9.16
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