The antidote to the country’s first black president
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Visualizing hip hop’s cultural and linguistic migration
A 23-year-old New Yorker talks about having been stopped and frisked by NYPD at least five times.
Those on the extreme right are different. Here’s how and why.
10 reasons NOT including Donna Summer is a HUGE oversight.
Michael P. Jeffries on rappers advancing the black identity question, but not.
It wouldn’t be a stretch to say that, if you’re African American, you’ve probably been around or involved with at least one conversation–and maybe heated–about Lee Daniels’ film, Precious: Based on the novel Push by Sapphire. Our house has been no different. So, to all the POVs out there, I offer this from my […]