White Privilege, Quantified

Statistical Evidence of White Privilege

by The Atlantic

Those two researchers are Redzo Mujcic and Paul Frijters, and their paper describes the results of an experiment… Read More

D.C. Shrugs Off GOP Threats, Legalizes Recreational Weed Anyway

D.C. Legalizes Recreational Marijuana

by Slate

Recreational weed is now legal in the nation's capital—despite House Republicans' best efforts to stop it. The new… Read More

Three years after Trayvon Martin killing, two women's lives intersect

Myrlie Evers-Williams and Sybrina Fulton Forge Connection

by #teamEBONY

Despite the half century separating the deaths of Medgar Evers and Trayvon Martin, the grieving women-turned-activists have lived… Read More

Once Again, America Has Failed Trayvon Martin

Once Again, America Has Failed Trayvon Martin

by Tory Russell

I am sitting in my car just feet from where Mike Brown was brutality killed and where his memorial still stands. As I watch kids… Read More

#ThisIsLuv:<br />
Out and Loved

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Out and Loved

by Glennisha Morgan

When I came out to my mother, she was dropping me off at the airport to go visit my first “real” girlfriend, who lived… Read More

MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry Hopes Trayvon Martin 'Whooped The Sh-t Out Of George Zimmerman'

Melissa Harris-Perry: "I Hope (Trayvon) Whooped the Sh*t Out of George Zimmerman"

by Huffington Post

On Tuesday, news broke that the U.S. Department of Justice would not bring charges against George Zimmerman for the slaying of unarmed… Read More

On Being A Little Black Girl

The School-Based Racism Little Black Girls Face

by #teamEBONY

Racism is a national disaster in this country. It robs us of brilliance, ingenuity, and progress. And in a country where policymakers… Read More

#ThisIsLuv:<br />
Mo'Nique Asks 'Will You Choose to Be What You Had No Choice in Being?'<br />

#ThisIsLuv:
Mo'Nique Asks 'Will You Choose to Be What You Had No Choice in Being?'

by Mo’Nique

I can remember the first time I was introduced to the gay community.  I was 16 years old.  It was a group of beautiful… Read More

Zendaya's Faux Locs and Our Real Weed Problem

Zendaya's Faux Locs and Our Real Weed Problem

by Jamilah Lemieux

Zendaya Coleman, the Disney darling turned-almost star of the terrible, no-good, very bad Aaliyah biopic, walked the Oscars… Read More

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