LISTEN: Code Switch Dives Into Story Behind the 'Welfare Queen'
The podcast offers an in-depth look at Linda Taylor, the first woman to be called a “welfare queen,” and the political and policy consequences of the racist stereotype.
SCOTUS Denies Industry Bid to Hear Case on Pollution Emission Limit Loophole
The case could have potentially put a loophole back in place that allows polluters to violate emission limits whenever their equipment malfunctioned.
Denzel Washington Brings Life to John Coltrane's Words in New 'Chasing Trane' Promo
Wynton Marsalis and Bill Clinton also discuss Coltrane’s immense legacy in the forthcoming documentary.
John Coltrane Documentary, Narrated by Denzel Washington, to Debut
“Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary” will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 8.
The World Honors George Curry, Black Journalism Pioneer and Champion
Curry, who notably founded “Emerge” magazine and spent his life empowering Black community media, died at the age of 69 this past weekend.
Watch Bill Clinton Reveal How He Really Feels About the Black Lives Matter Movement
The former president says activists are defending murderers.
Disaster Capitalism in Haiti Leaves Displaced With Few Good Choices
Bill Clinton’s marque housing initiative is illustrative of so much that’s gone wrong thus far in Haiti’s painfully slow reconstruction.