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VIDEO: Self-Taught African Teen Wows M.I.T.

Need some inspiration? Meet 15-year-old Kelvin Doe from Sierra Leone.

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I Choose Obama

Here’s why I believe Barack Obama is worth your support.

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The Michelle Obama Speech

Michelle’s brilliant speech last night.

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Venus & Serena Williams

The Williams sisters have come into their own, and show no signs of easing up on their domination of tennis

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Rolling Stone Reviews Afropunk ’12, Say Its Tagline Is Outdated

Should @afropunk drop it’s current tagline?

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WATCH: Women Say, “This Is My Body”

Women reaffirm their right to choose what happens to their bodies and their lives in this powerful video.

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Fear Of A Black President

Some excerpts from Ta-Nehisi Coates’s tour de force on Obama, race and the limits of integration.

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Elon James White On GOP Voter Suppression

GOP efforts to suppress and restrict voting are real.

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GOOD READ: Hate Crimes Always Have A Logic: On The Oak Creek Gurudwara Shootings

A perspective on the Oak Creek, WI shootings from a member of the Sikh community

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Bryan Stevenson: The Man Behind The Supreme Court Ban On Juvenile Lifers

An inspiring presentation from the man who had a strong hand in this important decision

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Fear Of A Black President

Some excerpts from Ta-Nehisi Coates’s tour de force on Obama, race and the limits of integration.

GOOD READ: Hate Crimes Always Have A Logic: On The Oak Creek Gurudwara Shootings

A perspective on the Oak Creek, WI shootings from a member of the Sikh community

GOOD READ: Erykah Badu to Wayne Coyne: “Kiss my glittery ass!”

In case you missed it, Ms. Badu’s choice words to Mr. Coyne

GOOD READ: Jeff Chang On The Legacy of Chuck Brown

A worthwhile read on the go-go legend

GOOD READS: #TrayvonMartin Around The Web

So much conversation–and now maybe some justice–for this young man.

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