READ: Black Homeowners in the Gullah-Geechee Islands Could Lose Land After Florence
A new Mother Jones article details how property laws could complicate post-storm recovery.
WATCH: The 5-Year Fight to Shut Down 'War Games Training' in the Bay Area
Bay Area activists have long maintained that the annual Urban Shield SWAT training and expo promotes police militarization under the guise of emergency preparedness. Here’s how they shut it down.
Regina King, Thandie Newton and More Shine at #EmmysSoWhite
The “Seven Seconds” and “Westworld” stars earned high-profile awards at a ceremony that paid lip service, but few honors, to entertainment diversity.
Sexual Health Experts on Why 'Insecure' Needs to Practice Safer Sex
With STI rates dangerously high for Black people, do TV shows have a responsibility to wrap it up?
/Now in Racial Justice
South Carolina Refused to Evacuate Incarcerated People Ahead of Hurricane Florence
“If Governor McMaster truly does not want to ‘gamble with the lives of the people of South Carolina,’ he needs to make sure that the prison system is up to par, or evacuate the inmates just as he has ordered the rest of us to do.”
Join #Time4BlackTransWomen For a Moment of Remembrance
Of the 20 known transgender women killed in the United States in 2018 so far, 14 of them were Black.
Cynthia Erivo to Play Harriet Tubman in New Biopic
Kasi Lemmons will direct the film, which follows the life and work of the legendary abolitionist.
Designers of Color Show Out With These Inspired Fashion Week Looks
As the fashion industry takes steps toward more equitable representation, this year’s shows featured several designers and models of color.
Arts & Culture
'Fire on the Hill' Explores South Central LA's Black Cowboy Legacy
The documentary follows three riders from South Central Los Angeles as they work to protect a disappearing cowboy culture after a devastating act of arson.
WATCH: Yara Shahidi Promotes Civic Engagement in 'Voting Avenue'
Watch as Jason Van Dyke Stands Trial for Killing Laquan McDonald
The White officer faces six counts of first-degree murder for shooting the retreating Black teen 16 times.
REPORT: The Urgent Need to Dismantle School Policing in Communities of Color
Time's Up on Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh
Christine Blasey Ford says the Trump nominee sexually assaulted her. The Time’s Up movement says the judge should not be appointed to the highest court in the land.
Trump Administration Funneled $10 Million from FEMA to ICE Detention Program
Trump Administration Proposes Longer Detention for Migrant Children
Gender & Sexuality
VIDEO: Welcome to Detroit! (Teaser)
Check out a sneak peek of our Welcome to Detroit video, and be sure to look out for the full version coming this Fall!
Detroit Voices: Driving While Black, Riding While Brown
Honoring Detroit's Queen of Soul: Aretha Franklin