Raphael Saadiq. Black man wearing black fedora dressed in black studded jacket and black sunglasses.

WATCH: Raphael Saadiq Plays NPR's Tiny Desk

The singer returns to the concert series, accompanied by Lucky Daye, for the first time in 10 years.

 Alfre Woodard and Jamie Foxx. A middle-aged Black woman with brown curly hair and Black man with short hair cut.

Alfre Woodard and Jamie Foxx On Playing Roles Set In Prisons

Foxx: “The reason I don’t want to go see somebody in jail is because I don’t want to get used to that.”

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Trayvon Martin's Family Responds to George Zimmerman's $100 Million Lawsuit

Zimmerman was acquitted of killing the teenager in 2012. Now, he is accusing Martin’s parents and others of defamation.

Plantation Wedding. White woman in wedding dress on steps of white house.

Top Wedding Sites Will Stop Promoting Slave Plantations

Color of Change: “If we were talking about concentration camps, it would be weird and disrespectful and egregious for folks to be seeking to have their weddings at these locations.”

 

Arts & Culture

Zozibini Tunzi. Black woman with short dark hair wearing a crown.

Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi Continues Black Beauty's Reign Over the Pageant World

Criminalization

A black man wearing a blue jersey is violently handcuffed and arrested by two white police officers.

Attorney General Says 'Communities' That Don't 'Respect' Cops Could Lose Access to Law Enforcement

Trump Presidency

A black man wearing a blue jersey is violently handcuffed and arrested by two white police officers.

Attorney General Says 'Communities' That Don't 'Respect' Cops Could Lose Access to Law Enforcement

Gender & Sexuality

Tina Tchen. Laughing Asian woman with clasped hands.

Q&A With Tina Tchen, The New President of Time's Up