I’m From The Caribbean/I’m From Africa Many Black people from the Caribbean and the African continent who immigrate to the U.S. think the term “African-American” should refer only to Black Americans because it omits their specific cultural heritage. Some people from the Caribbean want to be referenced by their specific country of birth, while some continental …

I’m From The Caribbean/I’m From Africa Many Black people from the Caribbean and the African continent who immigrate to the U.S. think the term “African-American” should refer only to Black Americans because it omits their specific cultural heritage. Some people from the Caribbean want to be referenced by their specific country of birth, while some continental …

Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid is a Somali fashion model, actress and entrepreneur. From our vantage point, the side-by-side of supermodel Iman from 38 years ago and her current image suggest that something unusual has occurred to the pigmentation of her skin. Actress and former fashion model Halle Berry has been accused of using lightening cream too+! Wow

Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid is a Somali fashion model, actress and entrepreneur. From our vantage point, the side-by-side of supermodel Iman from 38 years ago and her current image suggest that something unusual has occurred to the pigmentation of her skin. Actress and former fashion model Halle Berry has been accused of using lightening cream too+! Wow

How whites should talk about white privilege: (Hint, it’s not like Tal Fortgang)

How whites should talk about white privilege: (Hint, it’s not like Tal Fortgang)

The Fortgang and Stephen Colbert debates are missing this: Outspoken white allies who acknowledge their privilege

The Black Lives Matters (BLM) movement continues to insert itself into the 2016 presidential race. Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders is trying to build a relationship with the BLM movement. BLM activists stormed the stage preventing Sanders from giving a campaign speech in Seattle. Sanders responded by publishing a racial justice manifesto on his …

The Black Lives Matters (BLM) movement continues to insert itself into the 2016 presidential race. Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders is trying to build a relationship with the BLM movement. BLM activists stormed the stage preventing Sanders from giving a campaign speech in Seattle. Sanders responded by publishing a racial justice manifesto on his …

When protests erupted across the United States late last year, after grand juries failed to indict the police officers who killed Michael Brown and Eric Garner, a friend who works for a prominent media outlet wrote to me wondering “if it’s all just the internet organizing itself.” The nationwide marches and freeway blockades seemed spontaneous, after all, with the Twitter hashtag #BlackLivesMatter being widely used to publicize gathering spots and share images of the demonstrations.

When protests erupted across the United States late last year, after grand juries failed to indict the police officers who killed Michael Brown and Eric Garner, a friend who works for a prominent media outlet wrote to me wondering “if it’s all just the internet organizing itself.” The nationwide marches and freeway blockades seemed spontaneous, after all, with the Twitter hashtag #BlackLivesMatter being widely used to publicize gathering spots and share images of the demonstrations.

Immigration author Mark Krikorian explains why Black people are not considered American. Video by BookTV C-Span2

Immigration author Mark Krikorian explains why Black people are not considered American. Video by BookTV C-Span2

My Thing Is: After 22 years of marriage I still get questions, and people still make ridiculous assumptions, about my interracial relationship. Let me set the record straight.

My Thing Is: After 22 years of marriage I still get questions, and people still make ridiculous assumptions, about my interracial relationship. Let me set the record straight.

Michael Brown Sr. handed out Turkeys on Saturday in the Ferguson, Missouri community where his son, Michael Brown Jr., was fatally shot by a police officer in August.   The father took part in Ferguson's annual turkey giveaway two days before a gra...

Michael Brown's Father Delivers Turkeys To Ferguson Citizens

Michael Brown Sr. handed out Turkeys on Saturday in the Ferguson, Missouri community where his son, Michael Brown Jr., was fatally shot by a police officer in August. The father took part in Ferguson's annual turkey giveaway two days before a gra...

Hey White People: A Kinda Awkward Note to America by #Ferguson Kids  Six black kids from #Ferguson bluntly and sarcastically educate white America about the racist reality in 2014. Recruited from the very block where unarmed black teen Michael Brown was gunned down by a white police officer, these kids ranging in age from 6 to 13 years old, use sometimes uncomfortable humor to show white people the continued racism their generation faces.

Hey White People: A Kinda Awkward Note to America by #Ferguson Kids Six black kids from #Ferguson bluntly and sarcastically educate white America about the racist reality in 2014. Recruited from the very block where unarmed black teen Michael Brown was gunned down by a white police officer, these kids ranging in age from 6 to 13 years old, use sometimes uncomfortable humor to show white people the continued racism their generation faces.

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