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Who To Root For During the Emmys

Here are the artists of color to cheer on when the Emmy Awards airs in September.

Feds reopen investigation into Emmett Till's death.

Department of Justice Reopens Investigation Into Slaying of Emmett Till

Citing new information in the case, the federal government will again examine the 1955 killing of the Black 14-year-old boy in Mississippi.

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Essence and Queen Latifah Unveil $20 Million Fund for Artists of Color

The Essence Creators and Makers Fund will support artists who make content for women of color.

Gaby Moreno in black outfit with multicolored cover in front of white wall with black text and red and blue and green logos

Latinx Musicians Fight Xenophobic Policies Through Song

NPR’s Alt.Latino explores how outrage over the Trump administration’s anti-immigrant policies have mobilized Latinx artists on both sides of the border.

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Arts & Culture

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3 Questions With 'Sorry to Bother You' Director Boots Riley

Criminalization

Feds reopen investigation into Emmett Till's death.

Department of Justice Reopens Investigation Into Slaying of Emmett Till

Trump Presidency

Judge denies DHS extension to reunite children separated from parents at the border.

Judge Denies Extension for Reuniting Immigrant Families

Gender & Sexuality

A Black woman with a large afro kisses a newborn wrapped in a white blanket

The Paradox of Postpartum Depression

Facing Race

Meet Detroit’s 'Angelic Troublemakers'