What I learned about Ruth Bader Ginsburg in writing two children’s books about her.
It is with a heavy heart and a sense of deep gratitude to have ever been in his presence, that I have to reckon with the fact that Chad is an ancestor now. And I know that he will watch over us, until we meet again.
In her vivid rendering of Truth—composed with a mix of paint and collage—Haynes was determined to capture Truth’s femininity and force.
A conversation about Black liberation theology, existentialism, and other philosophies that can help us through these times.
Popstar Alicia Keys is to exec produce a feature-length documentary about six iconic African American female entertainers for PBS.
In the 1960s, African American mothers noticed something wrong in their children’s seemingly innocent class photos.
John Robert Lewis died at age 80 after a battle with cancer. Rev. Cordy Tindell "C.T." Vivian died at age 95 of natural causes. They died a day before the birthday of the late Nelson Mandela -- another renown champion of racial equality.
For human rights to be defended, each succeeding generation must learn the history of how they are won.
The civil-rights leader, who died Friday, acknowledged the darkest chapters of the country’s history, yet insisted that change was always possible.