July Fourth

Black and Brown women and men stand with protest signs in front of white policemen

Government Tries to Exterminate People of Color in 'The First Purge'

The latest film in the horror franchise explores the origins of The Purge and reveals a racist and classist smokescreen for violence against the marginalized.

Black-and-white image of Black man with black and grey hair in black and white formal attire in front of grey wall

How Frederick Douglass Challenged the Hypocrisy of Independence Day

“What, to the American slave, is your Fourth of July? I answer: a day that reveals to him, more than all other days of the year, the gross injustice and cruelty to which he is a constant victim.”