Two of Three Black Women to Receive Non-Acting or Music Oscars Won Tonight
Ruth E. Carter and Hannah Beachler made history at the 2019 Oscars on Sunday night with wins for behind-the-scenes work on "Black Panther."
An African Black Leopard Has Been Captured in Stunning Rare Photographs
Sightings of wild melanistic leopards are rare in Africa—but not unheard of.
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Is Tweeting Tupac Lyrics Now
"It's time to fight back that's what Huey said. Two shots in the dark, now Huey's dead," the hardline former President of Iran tweeted yesterday, on the 52nd anniversary of the inception of the Black Panther Party.
Alex Robert Ross
Race and Health
What Real Radicals Think About the FBI Hunting 'Black Identity Extremists'
A veteran Black Panther and younger activist on a young man being labeled a terrorist threat, and why it's never been easy to fight racism.
Vintage Photos by the NYPD's "Red Squad" Capture a City in Turmoil
A new exhibition traces the social and political upheaval of New York City in the 1960s and '70s through surveillance photos taken by a special police division.
Meet the Free-Loving Folks Behind Hippiedom In This Out-of-Sight Exhibit
Framed around the Summer of Love, this multimedia exhibit makes hippiedom relevant again.
How 500 Pages of FBI Surveillance Documents Became Art
The FBI kept extensive files on Sadie Barnette’s ex-Black Panther father, so she turned the declassified documents into art.
The Woman Making Art out of the FBI's Surveillance of Her Black Panther Father
Civil rights activist Rodney Barnette was under government surveillance for over 10 years. Now his daughter, Sadie, has turned his 500-page FBI file into art.
Immigration to Israel, Explored in Two Controversial Photography Projects
The Israel Museum puts two very different photography projects about immigration side by side.
How Dallas’s Most Prominent Black Revolutionaries Feel About Micah Johnson
"He obviously was a very politically charged individual, sick and tired of seeing protests and demonstrations and nothing to come of it, sick and tired of seeing his people shot down like dogs."
Aaron Lake Smith
Afeni Shakur, Black Panther and Mother of Tupac, Has Died at the Age of 69
Her legacy runs much deeper than "Dear Mama."
A Miami Police Union Has Called for Officers to Boycott Beyoncé's Upcoming Show
A union representative said that the singer seeks to: “divide Americans by promoting the Black Panthers and her anti-police message shows how she does not support law enforcement.”