Michael Brown

Black Brother
(a poem)

by Chanté Griffin

Black Brother, there’s a lot that I want to say to you today… I want to tell you that you are safe, that you are seen… Read More

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Shaft is making a comeback. Can ya dig it? The iconic character created by Ernest Tidyman will be resurrected through a… Read More

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Even if you missed seeing Kara Walker’s 75-foot-long nude mammy-sphinx in person at the Domino Sugar Factory this summer, chances… Read More

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Today, the Studio Museum in Harlem will debut Speaking of People: Ebony, Jet and Contemporary Art, an… Read More

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The world of professional sports has come under national scrutiny for its recent controversies involving Ray Rice’s domestic… Read More

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Over 50 years ago, more than 400 Black and White Americans challenged racism and segregation by traveling together on buses and trains… Read More

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Black Women Claim Their Space at Kara Walker’s Controversial Sugar Sphinx Show

“We are here.”  That is what many visitors aimed to demonstrate during a meetup at Kara Walker latest art… Read More

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