What Is It About Skin Color?

What Is It About Skin Color?

by The Root

Skin color is one of our most important biological traits. Its many shades evolved as humans moved far and wide into regions with… Read More

Where Was the 1st Underground Railroad?

Where Was the 1st Underground Railroad?

by The Root

We have all been regaled with stories about our slave ancestors escaping from the harsh life of the plantations in the South, finding… Read More

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Series of Brooklyn Billboards Put Racial Inequity on Display

by #teamEBONY

Billboards are everywhere in New York City. They’re on subway trains and in stations, and on top of and inside… Read More

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Museum Program Challenges Students to Rethink Race, Beauty, and Stereotypes

by #teamEBONY

Lawrence Washington stood in front of the painting “The Mississippi” inside the St. Louis Art… Read More

Brown Dolls Only for My Daughter

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by The Root

When she was a child, Black… Read More

Racial slurs reported at Ole Miss election protests

Racial Slurs Reported at Ole Miss Protest

by #teamEBONY

A protest at the University of Mississippi against the re-election of President Barack Obama grew into crowd of… Read More

AP Poll: US Majority Harbor Prejudice Against Blacks

AP Poll: US Majority Harbor Prejudice Against Blacks

by #teamEBONY

Racial attitudes have not improved in the four years since the United States elected its first Black president, an Associated… Read More

Yo-Landi Vi$$er of Die Antwoord, in the video for "Fatty Boom Boom"

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by #teamEBONY

Writer Aisha Harris examines a disturbing video from a (White) South African rap group, reminding us that blackface is too delicate of a topic to… Read More

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by Kevin Chappell

Some of the Internet’s most popular—and comical—content pokes fun at the subtleties of racism. The Shit White People Say series… Read More

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Louis Farrakhan Addresses Racism

by #teamEBONY

Speaking at the Adam Clayton Powell Jr. State Office Building on 125th street, Minister Louis Farrakhan… Read More

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