Trevor Noah, Hasan Minhaj. Two brown men sit in gray suits sit at large black-topped desk. One man points at the other, whose arms are above his head

Get Into Hasan Minhaj's Final 'The Daily Show' Appearance

The Desi comedian is moving on to star in his own show, Netflix’s “Patriot Act.”

Yo-Yo Ma. Man of Chinese descent smiles while wearing a white button-down shirt and playing a brown cello

WATCH: Yo-Yo Ma Revisits His Very First Cello Piece for Tiny Desk Concert

The Grammy Award-winning cellist turns to the music of Bach for his “ability to speak to our common humanity at a time when our civic conversation is so often focused on division.”

Black-and-white photograph of Louis E. Lomax in suit and tie in front of black background

#TBT: Remembering Louis E. Lomax, America's First Black TV Newsman

Lomax broke the television news color barrier in 1958.

Beyoncé flips blond hair while wearing gold sweatshirt and blue jean shorts behind Black marching band members in yellow shirts and black hats in front of dark background with grey smoke

Listen to This Show About the Enduring Strength of the Black National Anthem

Beyoncé’s Coachella performance may have introduced “Lift Every Voice and Sing” to a new audience, but the song maintains more than a century of deep ties to African-Americans’ struggle against racism.

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Arts & Culture

Celia Cruz sings into black microphone while wearing yellow and purple outfit in front of band in red light in front of black wall

Massive Celia Cruz Exhibit Opens in Miami This Fall

Criminalization

Activists Demonstrate Against Trump's TPS Policies

Immigrant Caravan to Travel from L.A. to D.C. to Protest End of Deportation Protections

Trump Presidency

Activists Demonstrate Against Trump's TPS Policies

Immigrant Caravan to Travel from L.A. to D.C. to Protest End of Deportation Protections

Gender & Sexuality

Aretha Franklin in green dress with silver embroidery holding black microphone in front of black screen

How Aretha Franklin Lent Her Voice to the Civil Rights Movement

Facing Race

Young Aretha Franklin

Honoring Detroit’s Queen of Soul: Aretha Franklin