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FiveThirtyEight

TRUMP IS LOSING GROUND WITH WHITE VOTERS BUT GAINING AMONG BLACK AND HISPANIC AMERICANS. By Geoffrey Skelley and Anna Wiederkehr Published Oct. 19, 2020 There’s a well-known truth in politics: No one group swings […]
FiveThirtyEight

Harpers Bazaar

THE CROWN ACT.. Natural hairstyles can be a celebration of self-expression. But for too long, they’ve also been a source of discrimination. A new law may change that. BY ASHLEY […]
Harpers Bazaar

The Hill

GOOGLE LAUNCHES NEW PROGRAM WITH HBCUS TO HELP ADDRESS RACIAL EQUALITY. It is part of the software company’s larger pledge to racial equality. By Alexandra Kelley | Oct. 19, 2020 […]
The Hill

New Yorker

HOW SAIDIYA HARTMAN RETELLS THE HISTORY OF BLACK LIFE. The scholar’s provocative writing illuminates stories that have long gone untold. By Alexis Okeowo October 19, 2020 On a clear night earlier this […]
New Yorker

NBC News

NOT ENOUGH OR DOUBLE THE PREJUDICE: ON BEING BLACK AND ASIAN AMERICAN IN 2020. 12 multiracial people discuss the messy, complicated conversations they’re having about identity in this political moment. […]
NBC News

The Atlantic

THE RELENTLESSNESS OF BLACK GRIEF. We are in the middle of a Black bereavement crisis, and we do not have the privilege or time to grieve. Marissa Evans |Journalist The […]
The Atlantic

TechCrunch

BLACK VC LAUNCHES EDUCATIONAL INITIATIVE TO BRING MORE BLACK ENTREPRENEURS INTO INVESTING ECOSYSTEM. Ron Miller October 13, 2020 It is no secret that Black founders face an uphill battle in […]
TechCrunch

Associated Press

RACIAL TENSIONS IN AMERICA’S ‘SUNDOWN TOWNS’. TIM SULLIVAN and NOREEN NASIR VIENNA, Ill. — Ask around this time-battered Midwestern town, with its empty storefronts, dusty antique shops and businesses that […]
Associated Press

ABC News

DIDDY CALLS FOR BLACK PEOPLE TO ‘OWN OUR POLITICS,’ LAUNCHES BLACK POLITICAL PARTY. By Deena Zaru October 16, 2020 Less than three weeks before the 2020 general election, rapper Diddy announced […]
ABC News

NBC News

COUNTRY MUSIC’S RECKONING: BLACK WOMEN FORGE THEIR OWN PATH IN WHITEWASHED INDUSTRY. Women of color in country music are tired of being shut out of their own genre. By Olivia Roos […]
NBC News