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BBC

TRANSNATIONAL ADOPTION: ‘I’VE BEEN ACCUSED OF KIDNAPPING MY WHITE CHILD’. Stories of transracial adoption most often feature white families adopting black and Asian children. When the opposite happens, and black […]
BBC

The Source

DONALD TRUMP MAKES PROMISES TO BLACK AMERICA. Donald Trump has laid out an extensive proposal for the upliftment of the African American community. Dubbed the Platinum Plan, he detailed in […]
The Source

The Root

RUTH BADER GINSBURG COULD’VE DIED IN PEACE IF WHITE PEOPLE WERE BETTER PEOPLE. Propped on the pavement, planted in yards, and sitting on stoops in every block in my neighborhood […]
The Root

Departures

CULTIVATING A FAIRER FOOD SYSTEM. As the cofounder of Soul Fire Farm in Grafton, New York, which began as a community farm and has since grown into a sprawling organization that aims […]
Departures

Vogue

LIZZO ON HOPE, JUSTICE, AND THE ELECTION. In our new world, where travel is no longer advisable and social distancing mandatory, it has been a bit hard to connect with Lizzo. […]
Vogue

Medium

A QUICK READ FOR WHITE PEOPLE WHO DON’T CONSIDER THEMSELVES RACIST. My newsfeed turned into a sea of black squares (June 2, #BlackOutTuesday). … Initially, this warmed my heart — […]
Medium

Washington Post

SUPERMARKETS ARE POWERFUL FLASH POINTS IN RACIAL POLITICS. In recent months, grocery stores have become sites of clashes over mask-wearing. In some cases, videos of customers (nearly always White customers) […]
Washington Post

New York Times

ANOTHER BIG INVESTMENT IN RACIAL JUSTICE. Square’s $100 million plan to invest in Black communities. Jack Dorsey’s financial company — known for its credit-card readers, Cash payments app and Square […]
New York Times

Associated Press

SUPPORT FOR RACIAL INJUSTICE PROTESTS DECLINES. As the decision in Kentucky to bring charges against only one of three police officers involved in the raid that killed Breonna Taylor sparks […]
Associated Press

Dealbreaker

WELLS FARGO SEES EVEN FEWER QUALIFIED BLACK PEOPLE THAN IT SAW WOMEN QUALIFIED FOR HIS JOB. Affirmative inaction beneficiary Charlie Scharf doesn’t understand why he only wants to hire white […]
Dealbreaker

Pew Trusts

RACIAL JUSTICE PUSH CREATES MOMENTUM TO PROTECT BLACK-OWNED LAND. In May, three sisters in Chicago got a surprise phone call: They owned 35 acres in Mississippi with a stand of […]
Pew Trusts

Washington Post

‘RACE AND VIOLENCE IN OUR CITIES’? A TOPIC FOR THE FIRST PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE DRAWS CRITICISM. The topics for the first presidential debate focus on issues that have dominated the news […]
Washington Post

CNBC

CITI TO DEDICATE MORE THAN $1 BILLION TO INITIATIVE FOR CLOSING THE RACIAL WEALTH GAP. Citi and the Citi Foundation announced Wednesday that they are investing more than $1 billion […]
CNBC