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Why Saying

It has now been seven years since Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors and Opal Tometi created the Black Lives Matter movement and organization in response...

How pandemics are used to promote racism and xenophobia

tPandemics have historically brought out racist and xenophobic tendencies. tCOVID-19 has sparked conspiracy theories against Chinese and Jewish populations around the world. tRacist tropes...

Leak Exposes U.S. Navy Sailor as Once-Prolific Recruiter for Neo-Nazi Group

Hate forums and social media platforms have likely made it easier for atomized white supremacists and neo-Nazis to find like-minded individuals,...

To Whom Do We Extend Grace?: RaceAhead

I learned that Fred Rogers had died while I was riding on the 2 train.I don't remember where I was going on February 27,...

Prosecutors in Flint, Michigan Drop Charges in Water Case

Here's your week in review, in haiku.1.I would like to beremembered as a moviestar and astronaut2.Lady Libertymay need a life preserver,or maybe she won't3.Wages....

Brittany Packnett: Building Confidence in Yourself and Others

I first spoke with Brittany Packnett, educator, policy expert, activist, Ferguson organizer, and non-profit executive in 2017 for " The Black Ceiling," the difficult...

Disney’s Falcon & Winter Soldier Has to Explore Race and Captain...

Now that they've done their part to save the universe in Avengers: Endgame, Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes are packing up their gear and...

23% of young black women now identify as bisexual

Since 1972, social scientists have studied the General Social Survey to chart the complexities of social change in the United States.The survey, which is...

The world of Sumbawa’s child jockeys

ON THE ISLAND of Sumbawa, in the Indonesian archipelago some 200 miles east of Java and Bali, race day looks a lot different than...

There’s a fundamental limit to the amount of energy our bodies...

There's a limit to the total energy output we can sustain during high-energy activities. This applies to everything from exploration to growing babies and...