Millennials Overwhelmingly Support Criminal Justice Reform
The latest survey from the GenForward Project says even across lines of race and ethnicity, millennials are deeply concerned about the relationship between police and the people they are supposed to serve and protect.
WATCH: Normani Pays Homage to Black Girl Faves in New Video
The singer’s video for “Motivation” bigs up the entertainers who set the stage for her to shine.
Israel Says Rep. Tlaib Can Visit If She Doesn't Protest, She Declines
“I have decided that visiting my grandmother under these oppressive conditions stands against everything I believe in—fighting against racism, oppression and injustice.”
In 'Blinded By The Light,' A Brown Immigrant Finds Himself in the Music of the Boss
Deepa Iyer writes about her personal connection to the immigrant story at the center of the new Bruce Springsteen-loving film.
/Now in Racial Justice
D.C. Officials Oppose Plan to Shelter Migrant Children in Nation's Capital
Mayor Muriel E. Bowser: “Washington, D.C. will not be complicit in the inhumane practice of detaining migrant children in warehouses.”
Jay-Z Partners With NFL, World is Confused
With athlete-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick still out of work for protesting police violence, many don’t understand how the MC can support the league that blacklisted him.
ICYMI: Puerto Rico's New Governor Suspends Contract to Repair Power Grid
“I hope this isn’t a smoke screen and that there’s a real audit. That’s what all these people who have lost trust in the government expect.”
The 1619 Project Centers the Enslaved, Rethinks Story of America
“It aims to reframe the country’s history…placing the consequences of slavery and the contributions of Black Americans at the very center of the story we tell ourselves about who we are.”
Arts & Culture
New York's Cayuga Nation Sues Showtime for Defamation
How Can Rethinking Policing Reverse the Mass Incarceration Epidemic?
With Big Push From Trump, Israel Denies Entry to Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar
Gender & Sexuality
'Pose' Co-creator Steven Canals on Breaking Boundaries for QTPOC
“For the work to be recognized, and for it to be work that uplifts LGBTQ people of color, is pretty incredible.”
Planned Parenthood's New Leader On Racial Equity and Reproductive Health Freedom
Actress Afton Williamson Calls Out Racism, Harassment on TV Show