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.
The civil-rights leader, who died Friday, acknowledged the darkest chapters of the country’s history, yet insisted that change was always possible.
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.