November 20, 2020
Misogynoir is not simply the racism that Black women encounter, nor is it the misogyny Black women negotiate; it is the uniquely synergistic force of these two oppressions amalgamating into something more harmful than its parts.
November 10, 2020
Historian Donna T. Haverty-Stacke discusses one of the women who paved the way for VP-Elect Kamala Harris’ historic win
August 24, 2020
—Gregory S. Parks and Matthew W. Hughey
Harris’s acknowledgment of these organizations during her acceptance speech served—knowingly or unknowingly—as an effective way to mobilize the political power of their college and alumni members.
July 7, 2020
—Paula C. Austin
Young Black people’s engagement in campaigns against anti-Black violence has a long history, even well beyond what many conventionally understand to be the civil rights movement.
June 24, 2020
Celebrated historian reflects on our world today and what Black scholarship means to our future.
June 9, 2020
—Victor M. Rios Police killings of unarmed Black people are the tip of the iceberg. In Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys, I write about a system… READ MORE
June 4, 2020
—Joshua M. Myers
The beauty of Blackness is its capacity for regard and wonder, even in the times of trouble. It is how we have lived.
March 31, 2020
— Joshua M. Myers
Hip hop became the literal grammar of a generation who then moved and made history in the late eighties and nineties.