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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.

Harriet Tubman, Cynthia Erivo. Two Black women. One in black in white, wearing a dark-colored dress with a white collar. The other in color wearing a gauzy peach shirt over a multicolored dress

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.

Black women pose in multicolored attire on brown carpet in front of brown ceiling and blue and grey walls

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.

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REPORT: The Urgent Need to Dismantle School Policing in Communities of Color

A new report from Advancement Project and Alliance for Educational Justice amplifies the voices of students of color who are demanding police-free schools.

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Arts & Culture

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Regina King, Thandie Newton and More Shine at #EmmysSoWhite

Criminalization

Trump Presidency

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Time's Up on Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Gender & Sexuality

Brett Kavanaugh. White man's face takes up half the frame.

Time's Up on Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Facing Race

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VIDEO: Welcome to Detroit! (Teaser)