Spotify is launching its first-ever documentary short, which showcases the power of music to unite against social and political injustice.
Black youth appear to strengthen their solidarity and identity by using the n-word as an in-group term.
Ohio State University has come up with a flowchart to help students avoid being embarrassed this Halloween.
Racism seems to be alive and well at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.
It may sound hard to believe, but there was a time where the concept of "race" did not even exist. Read on.
White football fans and black football fans hold very different views about the relationship between football and national pride.
A new book explores the dark, racist side of being a comedian.
Students of all races are uniting on campus at UNC Chapel-Hill, do topple a racist statue named "Silent Sam," which celebrates Confederate alumni.
The attack in Charlottesville, Virginia, in which a man named James Alex Fields Jr. used his Dodge Challenger as a weapon against a crowd of protesters, underscores the growing violence of America’s far-right wing.
The author of a new book is very proud to have taken cultural appropriation and the debate around Affirmative Action to new lows.
While Detroit grew geographically to accommodate newcomers, most blacks were confined to four districts in the city until about 1960. Venturing into other neighborhoods came at a considerable risk.
Will Smith new movie "Bright" may be about aliens, but the movie makes a statement about racism too.
O.J. Simpson will be back on the street this October. Check out five facts about the case...
it looks like Conor McGregor's bottom of the barrel racist comments about black women and Floyd, are starting to get to the boxing champ.
Black people are depositing their money into black owned banks like crazy, after Killer Mike's call to action...
The world today seems very different to that of Joe Louis’ heyday. Yet the appeal of boxing as a spectator sport remains strong and there are some noticeable parallels in the way in which we think about and portray our sports heroes.
Another college in Indiana took action against an employee, over a hip-hop album cover and posted a Facebook page.
In fashion, art, music and beyond, some people now argue that certain African cultural symbols and products are off-limits to non-Africans.
J Cole's "Neighbors" video made a strong point about race but it also confused some fans...
To white Americans, the relationship between skin color and toughness or masculinity might not be obvious.
A hip-hop concert that took place at Tufts University is raising interesting questions about race on the campus.
There is a new movement on college campuses called Black Minds Matter, to prepare African-American students for the 21st century.
"Strippers are people too." - Elektra Rayne
Is who you choose to love really a political choice after all?
Logic had it rough, but that’s not going to stop him...
David Duke finally made his appearance at Dillard University and it didn't go well, as one would expect when the former grand wizard of the KKK makes a visit to a historically black college.
President Obama is attempting to tackle tech literacy with the $ billion Computer Science for All initiative, which pledges to expand computer science resources for K-12 students. However, if the companies do not change their hiring practices, what does it matter? The hiring process is starting to change, thanks to Howard Professor Legand Burge and teacher Charles Pratt.
Should these white girls in Arizona be expelled for the shirts they wore that spelled out the word "Ni**er"!!?
There’s a new scholarship out created exclusively for young white boys in the United States. Breitbart.com technology editor/activist/journalist/entrepreneur Milo Yiannopoulos...
The Oscar’s snub of "Straight Outta Compton” about rap group N.W.A and the failure to nominate rapper Will Smith for his role in “Concussion” has once again brought up the question of racism in Hollywood. The Academy went three for three by completely ignoring the year’s biggest song, “See You Again” by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth.
The decision-makers at Scholastic have come to their senses and pulled "A Birthday Cake for George Washington," a new coloring book based on George Washington's slave, Hercules. Even though Hercules was George Washington's favorite slave because of his culinary skills, the first president of the United States went to great lengths to keep his slaves in bondage...
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s suggestion during a hearing of oral arguments for the case of Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin that African-American students do not benefit from attending more academically rigorous colleges is at odds with empirical research on the subject, according to researchers at the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce (Georgetown Center).
We must give newly freed prisoners the tools they need to succeed, if we want to keep the recidivism rate low.
A student went toe-to-toe with a Fox News anchor in defense of the #blacklivesmatter movement.
Thomas Edison invented the phonograph this month in 1877. But the real story centers on the invention's first star, an African-American George Johnson.
Student Taylor Ward was stunned when she saw the stamp on her hand after she entered a bar named Reggie's last week in Baton Rouge. Apparently, each week patrons’ hands are stamped after they enter the venue. When Ward looked at her stamp, she noticed the stamp read "Reggin." When you view the word backwards, it spells out "nigger.”