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InStyle

ZENDAYA ON WHERE WE GO FROM HERE. The actress speaks to Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors about activism, anxiety, and why her teenage niece gives her hope. By Patrisse Cullors […]
InStyle

Harpers Bazaar

AFTER THE BLACK SQUARES: HOW BLACK-LED FASHION ORGANIZATIONS ARE HOLDING INDUSTRY ACCOUNTABLE. In the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement, the Black in Fashion Council, the Fifteen Percent Pledge, The Kelly […]
Harpers Bazaar

NBC News

INDIANA H.S. STUDENT LISTED AS ‘BLACK GUY’ IN YEARBOOK CAPTION. By Janelle Griffith Oct. 22, 2020 An investigation is underway at an Indiana high school after a photo caption in the […]
NBC News

STAT

I’M A BLACK PSYCHIATRIST. I’M NEVER PREPARED FOR THE EMPTINESS AND GRIEF I FEEL WHEN POLICE SHOOT A BLACK PERSON. By CHASE T.M. ANDERSON OCTOBER 23, 2020 “It’s a beautiful dream, […]
STAT

CNBC

MEET TERRI BURNS, THE YOUNGEST AND FIRST BLACK FEMALE PARTNER AT GV, FORMERLY KNOWN AS GOOGLE VENTURES. Published Thu, Oct 22 2020 At just 26, Terri Burns is already making […]
CNBC

FOX Business

MICROSOFT’S DIVERSITY EFFORTS SLOW AFTER PROMISE TO DOUBLE BLACK WORKFORCE. Black and Hispanic representation at the company rose 0.3 percentage points in 2020 . By Morgan Phillips Microsoft Corp., which in […]
FOX Business

Denverite

FIVE POINTS IS NOW HOME TO A BLACK-OWNED GUN RANGE. In a tense moment for America, owner Wanda James said it’s more important than ever that African Americans have access […]
Denverite

Cal Matters

CALIFORNIA NAACP PRESIDENT AIDS CORPORATE PROP CAMPAIGNS — COLLECTS $1.2 MILLION AND COUNTING. BY LAUREL ROSENHALL | UPDATED ON OCTOBER 16, 2020 Read through the voter handbook for California’s November election, and […]
Cal Matters

The Guardian

FIGHTING FOR BLACK PEOPLE’S RIGHTS TAKES MUCH MORE THAN A CAPITAL LETTER. News organisations capitalising Black is a starting point. But how about challenging the veracity of police reports? By […]
The Guardian

Art News

HOW JACOB LAWRENCE USED PAINTING TO POWERFULLY TELL THE HISTORIES OF BLACK AMERICANS. BY CLAIRE SELVIN October 21, 2020 Jacob Lawrence, who is known for his vibrant figurative paintings focused on […]
Art News