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Miami Herald

‘IT WAS THE TIPPING POINT.’ HOW A BLACK ARTIST’S ACT OF PROTEST CHALLENGED MUSEUM CULTURE. To the late songstress and civil rights activist Nina Simone, the role of an artist […]
Miami Herald

NBC News

CITY OF LOUISVILLE REACHES $12 MILLION SETTLE,MENT WITH BREONNA TAYLOR’S FAMILY. Mayor Greg Fischer announced the terms of the settlement at a news conference Tuesday afternoon with Taylor’s family and […]
NBC News

CNN

19 FAMILIES BUY NEARLY 97 ACRES OF LAND IN GEORGE TO CREATE A CITY SAFE FOR BLACK PEOPLE. “Welcome to Freedom!” exclaims real estate agent Ashley Scott as she surveys […]
CNN

Fortune

AMERICA’S BLACK BRAIN DRAIN: WHY AFRICAN AMERICAN PROFESSIONALS ARE MOVING ABROAD — AND STAYING THERE. It was 2013, and Najoh Tita-Reid, then an executive at pharmaceutical giant Merck, was in the midst […]
Fortune

Washington Post

WHY NFL OWNERS ARE SUPPORTING BLACK PLAYERS’ PROTESTS — fOR NOW. NFL team owners say they’re supporting players’ freedom to protest. That’s a turnabout from 2017, when President Trump criticized league players for kneeling […]
Washington Post

The Root

ONE OFFICER FIRED AFTER VIDEO SHOWS COPS FROM CLAYTON COUNTY BRUTALIZING A BLACK RIDE-SHARING PASSENGER WHO REPORTEDLY WOULDN’T SHOW ID. After videos posted to social media on Saturday showed two […]
The Root

Governing

THE DROWNED-OUT VOICES FOR RACIAL JUSTICE. Several months ago, it seemed as if we were nearing a period of national reckoning on race. Polling showed that a majority of Americans, […]
Governing

Harper’s

A LITANY FOR SURVIVAL. Having a black child in America has always been an act of faith. In the antebellum South, one in every two children born to an enslaved […]
Harper’s

CNN

THE NFL’S RACIAL JUSTICE EFFORTS FALL FAR SHORT. The National Football League’s efforts to recognize the enormity of this generational opportunity for racial justice, punctuated by a massive “We Believe […]
CNN

Gallup

SEEKING SOLUTIONS FOR RACIAL INEQUITIES. We have an ever-growing database of research documenting the inequities between White and Black Americans on a wide variety of outcomes, including the extensive analyses […]
Gallup

New York Times

HOW THREE ARTISTS ARE EXPLORING MYTHOLOGY AND RACE. In re-examining historical narratives and classical stories, these artists are creating images that speak on multiple levels to the experiences of being […]
New York Times

Time

93% OF BLACK LIVES MATTER PROTESTS HAVE BEEN PEACFUL, NEW REPORT FINDS. … The Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project (ACLED) analyzed more than 7,750 Black Lives Matter demonstrations […]
Time