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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

Washington Post

ICE CUBE ONCE RAPPED ABOUT ARRESTING TRUMP. NOW HE’S ADVISING THE PRESIDENT ON POLICY PLANS. By Teo Armus Oct. 15, 2020 The teaser video for “Arrest the President,” Ice Cube’s thumping 2018 rap […]
Washington Post

Vanity Fair

HAWA HASSAN ON THE MATRIARCHS OF EAST AFRICAN CUISINE—AND THE MERITS OF BANANA WITH PIZZA. The Somalia native behind the condiment line Basbaas talks about her new cookbook and gives Vanity […]
Vanity Fair

Cosmopolitan

HOW STUDENTS ARE USING SOCIAL MEDIA TO EXPOSE RACISM. A series of Instagram accounts calling out racist behaviors at prestigious high schools and colleges began popping up in June. Let’s […]
Cosmopolitan

The Nation

AMERICAN HISTORY IS GETTING WHITEWASHED, AGAIN. As demands for racial justice grow, Trump is pushing historical mythmaking into high gear. By Kali Holloway OCTOBER 2, 2020 People attending the South Carolina […]
The Nation

CNN

KILLER MIKE’S NEW BLACK-OWNED BANK RECEIVES ‘TENS OF THOUSANDS’ OF ACCOUNT REQUESTS IN LESS THAN 24 HOURS. A new majority Black and Latinx-owned and operated digital bank hopes to make […]
CNN

Glossy

SHEAMOISTURE WANTS TO RECLAIM THE FEMALE BEAUTY NARRATIVE. On Monday, SheaMoisture launched a new ongoing omnichannel campaign called It Comes Naturally, which seeks to celebrate Black culture and heritage. It […]
Glossy