A reflection on Juneteenth 2021

A reflection on Juneteenth 2021

Lewis R. Gordon, Jewish&, 06/30/2021

The House of Representatives voted on 16 June to honour the day slavery was outlawed in the US. Philosopher Lewis R Gordon contemplates this victory for democracy.

Sojourner Truth and the Unfinished Fight for Equality

Sojourner Truth and the Unfinished Fight for Equality

Katie Nodjimbadem, The New Yorker, 08/14/2020

In her vivid rendering of Truth—composed with a mix of paint and collage—Haynes was determined to capture Truth’s femininity and force.