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Bethesda Magazine

WHEN POLICE USE FORCE, BLACK RESIDENTS INVOLVED THREE TIMES THE GENERAL POPULATION. A new report released by Montgomery County shows racial disparities in county police interactions with Black and brown […]
Bethesda Magazine

MarketWatch

WHY ARE ‘KARENS’ SO ANGRY? VIDEOS OF WHITE WOMEN LOSING THEIR COOL AND CONFRONTING BLACK PEOPLE HAVE TAKEN SOCIAL MEDIA BY STORM. Some people say these memes provide a handle […]
MarketWatch

The Root

A SWIFT SOLUTION? TAYLOR SWIFTLY REBRANDS HER FOLKLORE MERCH AFTER A BLACK BUSINESS OWNER CALLS F0UL Only weeks after the unfortunately named country vocal group Lady Antebellum bulldozed and bullied a well-established […]
The Root

PEW

ADVOCATES RALLY TO TEAR DOWN HIGHWAYS THAT BULLDOZES BLACK NEIGHBORHOODS. Race usually has been a subtext in these conversations. But in the current climate, advocates say it’s time for cities […]
PEW

CNN

SNAPCHAT’S WORKFORCE IS JUST 4% BLACK. “To date, our DEI (Diversity, Equity & Inclusion) outcomes simply have not been good enough,” Snap said in the report. “We will hold ourselves […]
CNN

The Cut

WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT THE KILLING OF ELIJAH MCCLAIN. Last August, police officers in Aurora, Colorado, approached 23-year-old Elijah McClain as he walked home from a convenience store. The Aurora Police Department […]
The Cut

CNBC

AS BLACK BUYING POWER GROWS, RACIAL PROFILING BY RETAILERS REMAINS A PERSISTENT PROBLEM. For more than two decades, Black Americans have been most likely to report unfair treatment while shopping, according […]
CNBC

Elle

RIVERSDALE’S BENADETTE BECK ON HOW THE SHOW FAILS ITS BLACK CHARACTERS. In light of the recent movement for Black lives, many Hollywood stars have come forward to share their experiences […]
Elle

Marketplace

SHIFTING THE BLACK HAIR CARE INDUSTRY BACK INTO BLACK HANDS. Yelp searches for Black-owned business have spiked since the police killing of George Floyd, but for Maggie Anderson, author of “Our […]
Marketplace

Politico

‘IT’S MY CONSTITUTIONAL FREAKING RIGHT’: BLACK AMERICANS ARM THEMSELVES IN RESPONSE TO PANDEMIC, PROTESTS. Since the beginning of the pandemic, there has been growing interest among African Americans in arming […]
Politico