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My only context for XXXTentacion is a terrible one. I first became aware of him several months ago, after reading about how his star was... [Read More]
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As long as there has been freedom for black people post-slavery, there has been a criminal-justice system that has been committed to caging them again.... [Read More]
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The 2018 BET Awards weekend is well underway and just as ethnic as I presumed it would be! I hopped off the plane at LAX... [Read More]
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Former First Lady Michelle Obama told the 2018 American Library Association Annual Conference audience, in New Orleans, that her upcoming memoir "Becoming" will be a... [Read More]
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By now, your feed has been flooded with disturbing images of immigrant children being separated from their parents. The Trump administration is responsible for creating... [Read More]
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This is the kind of stuff you can't make up. What happened to a white New York City transit supervisor after he was caught in... [Read More]
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On Wednesday, newly elected Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced that she is no longer allowing city jails to accept detainees from U.S. Immigration and... [Read More]
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I'm not sure if it was Boston Celtics fans or their archnemeses, Los Angeles Lakers fans, but somehow, some way, somebody spotted someone who looked... [Read More]
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Tennis superstar Serena Williams is vocalizing a push to include men—particularly young boys—into the conversation about domestic violence, a conversation that she says shouldn't just... [Read More]
In March, Virgil Abloh made headlines when he was announced as the new artistic director of menswear for Louis Vuitton, becoming the first African American... [Read More]
File this under "I'm not an immigrant but you are": Deplorable First lady Melania Trump wore a cargo jacket that would better be described as... [Read More]
The blackest Marvel movie is making its way to America's blackest museum. [Read More]
"I made a conscious decision that I wasn't just going to be a consumer; that at least one of us [African Americans] would appear at... [Read More]
On Thursday, first lady Melania Trump made a surprise trip to see firsthand a border detention facility where children were being held after being separated... [Read More]
Naija! On Monday night in Lagos, Nigeria, "Nollywood" celebrities showed up and showed out for the Ocean's 8 Nigerian premiere. [Read More]
I've never really trusted the Democratic Party. Why should I? In a political system that forces us into one of two often problematic choices, it... [Read More]
On Wednesday, President Donald Trump finally decided that he'd done enough damage in embarrassing America on a global stage and signed an executive order to... [Read More]
Vice dropped a video on Wednesday about a white student named Tiago who just finished his freshman year at Morehouse College, the all-male historically black... [Read More]
I spent last Saturday afternoon, as I have many Saturday afternoons in the past six years, with my 17-year-old nephew and 19-year-old brother-in-law. [Read More]
Online media company NowThis turned heads at the top of 2018 with the launch of Mane, a web series focusing on the intersection between hair... [Read More]
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