Shanelle Matthews

A Black woman with mid-length, wavy locs speaks at a table of people of color.

Why the Movement for Black Lives Is Using the Media to Build Empathy [OP-ED]

Through real media representation and healthy debate, this movement led by Black, queer and gender nonconforming people is bringing democracy within reach.

A Black woman with a walker passes by a brown housing project on a snowy day

Trump Budget Shows How Much Black People Have to Lose [OPINION]

From affordable housing to college loans, Trump’s proposed budget could mean serious reductions in services and programs vital to many Black lives.