Indianapolis StarIndiana AG Curtis Hill: NFL players should protest black-on-black violenceIndianapolis StarIndiana Attorney General Curtis Hill said on national TV that if NFL players are protesting black lives lost, then they should bring awareness to violence that black people commit against other black people. "In terms of protesting the issue of black ...and more »
New York TimesBlack Lives Matter Is Democracy in ActionNew York TimesThe Movement for Black Lives, a coalition that includes the Black Lives Matter Global Network and other groups, coalesced in response to high-profile police shootings of black people from 2014 to 2016. It is reinvigorating the 21st-century racial ...
HuffPostChinese Museum Removes Photo Series Comparing Black People To AnimalsHuffPostThe series of 150 photographs seemingly compares black people to animals including lions, chimpanzees, giraffes, leopards and baboons. The series is titled ”相由心生,” a Chinese idiom that, according to The Shanghaiist, translates to something like ...Chinese Museum Pulls Exhibit Comparing Animals to
Chicago TribuneTa-Nehisi Coates: 'Chicago' is 'code for black people' - Chicago ...Chicago TribuneAuthor Ta-Nehisi Coates says the constant national focus on Chicago's crime problem started under President Barack Obama as a way to diminish the first black ...and more »
Above the LawBlack People Do Have Bourgeois Values: That's Why So Many White People Are Still AliveAbove the LawThe most stupid thing about their arguments is the suggestion that White America actually confronts black people who don't accept bourgeois culture. Don't be freaking ridiculous. White Americans aren't even slightly prepared to deal with a minority ...
Refinery29Is This Why People Of Color Are Silent About Weinstein?Refinery29But for people of color, Black people specifically, I think there is something deeper at play than celebrities exercising their human right to mind their own business. Black communities have a complicated relationship with sexual assault. They have ...and more »
New York TimesFamous Athletes Have Always Led the WayNew York TimesThe same thing happened to the track stars John Carlos and Tommie Smith when they raised their black-gloved fists in a black-power salute at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City to protest the injustices black people faced back home. I remember seeing that ...
The GrioMovement for Black Lives launches project for 'electoral justice' for ...The GrioThe Movement for Black Lives, a group including Black Lives Matter, launched a new project aimed at providing 'electoral justice' for Black people.and more »
Yahoo NewsBlack AI Workshop Becomes Latest Flashpoint in Tech's Culture WarYahoo NewsAn attendee types on a keyboard during the MarketplaceLIVE Hackathon, sponsored by Digital Realty Trust Inc., in New York, U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016. Digital Realty Trust's clients include domestic and international companies ranging from ...and more »
The Root5 Ways Black People Can Force Commonsense Gun ControlThe RootA black man gave this country universal health care. We invented the modern air conditioner. If it wasn't for black people, this country would still consist of poor, backward hillbillies ballroom-dancing to Appalachian bluegrass tunes and sweating ...and more »