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ICYMI: Study Says Artificial Intelligence Industry Must Confront 'Diversity Disaster'

A new study says the artificial intelligence industry—which is overwhelmingly populated by White people and men—is due for a reckoning.

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Gugu Mbatha-Raw's Superpowers Shine in 'Fast Color'

Mbatha-Raw: “The idea that we have power within us is something that I’ve always been interested in.”

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WATCH: Trailer for Ava Duvernay's 'When They See Us'

The four-part limited Netflix series about the Central Park Five stars a slew of esteemed actors, including Michael K. Williams and John Leguizamo.

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Femme It Forward Concerts Showcase Female Empowerment

The “multi-format” event series features Cardi B, Teyana Taylor and City Girl onstage and behind the scenes. 

Arts & Culture

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New Documentary Explores Racism in the War on Drugs

Criminalization

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Study Q&A: Report Examines Dangerous Effects of Pretrial Detention

Trump Presidency

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Studies Show the Dangers of Proposed Changes to Food Stamps

Gender & Sexuality

Three Black women hold hands in a circle outside with a farmhouse in the background.

Gugu Mbatha-Raw's Superpowers Shine in 'Fast Color'