Color of Change

tech-social-media

Facebook's First 'Civil Rights Audit' Is the First Step in Climbing Everest

Facebook's Civil Rights Audit, published on Sunday, recommends the platform also ban implicit forms of white nationalism.
Joseph Cox
6.30.19
In Moderation

Facebook Bans White Nationalism and White Separatism

After a civil rights backlash, Facebook will now treat white nationalism and separatism the same as white supremacy, and will direct users who try to post that content to a nonprofit that helps people leave hate groups.
Joseph Cox
Jason Koebler
3.27.19
Film

‘Seven Seconds’ Creator Won’t Shy Away from the Anguish of Black Death

We spoke with showrunner Veena Sud about portraying racism and police brutality on TV.
Noel Ransome
3.19.18
The Rundown

Colin Kaepernick is GQ’s 'Citizen of the Year' and Here’s Why That Matters

Your guide to the NFL protests, what’s working what’s not and what you can do about it.
Aaron Barksdale
11.13.17
Voices

The NFL Player Protests Make It Clear It's Time to Pick a Side

Color of Change explains why the conflict between black athletes and Trump is about way more than players kneeling during Monday Night Football.
Kimberley Richards
11.9.17
discrimination

School's First Black Valedictorian Forced to Share Title with White Student

After graduating first in her class at Cleveland High School, Jasmine Shepard was told that a white student with a lower GPA was named her "co-valedictorian." Now, she's suing the historically segregated school for discrimination.
Leila Ettachfini
7.28.17