'The Boondocks' to Return in 2020
The Freeman family will now live on HBO Max. And yes, creator Aaron McGruder is running the show.
Immigration Court Backlog Now Exceeds 1 Million Cases
“Until we fix the design defect of having a court in a law enforcement agency, we will not be able to address the backlog in a fair and effective manner.”
#ColorlinesReads: Fall Into These Books This Autumn
These are all the books we look forward to curling up with as the nights turn cold.
EXCERPT: Imani Perry on Raising Black Sons in a Hostile World
In this excerpt from “Breathe: A Letter to My Sons,” writer and professor Imani Perry reflects on her dreams for her two boys despite the psychic assaults of White supremacy.
/Now in Racial Justice
How Diverse Is Your State?
WalletHub’s latest report: “The research literature is pretty clear in showing that diversity leads to increases in innovation and creativity.”
Chaos Surrounds Migrant Tent Court Hearings in Texas
Immigration attorney Lisa Koop: “It doesn’t feel like a court, it doesn’t act like a court, it doesn’t look like a court.”
This Tiny Pill Could Lower Mortality Rates for Black Babies
It could prevent a life-threatening condition called preeclampsia—but many patients don’t know it can help.
Ntozake Shange's 'For Colored Girls' Returns to the Stage
The choreopoem will enjoy a six-week revival at New York City’s Public Theater.
Arts & Culture
Plays Written by Women of Color Reign on Broadway
Larissa FastHorse: “I honestly never expected to be on this list as a Native American playwright, and that’s really sad.”
Watch the Trailer for New Docuseries 'Living Undocumented'
Spike in Uninsured May be Linked to Trump Immigration Policies
Bahamians Denied Entry to U.S. During Post-Hurricane Dorian Evacuation
Gender & Sexuality
Lilly Singh's New Late Night Show Shakes Things Up
The YouTube sensation made history as the first queer woman of color to host a late night show on a major television network.
California Poised to Be First State to Provide Free Medication Abortions to College Students
Filmmakers Behind 'The Obituary of Tunde Johnson' Talk Black Male Queerness