The Man who Began Campaigning Against #OscarsSoWhite 74 Years Ago

Nodding heads and vague plans haven’t worked so far. It’s time for movie viewers to demand a change.

Different Country, Similar Racism

Julie France reflects on the similarities between the racial tensions in the United States and Israel.

Staying Alive in “Post-Racial America”

Thaddeus Howze shouldn’t have to share these 10 tips on how to stay alive as a man of color.

History Is the Beast That Will Not Die, Will Not Blink

Keith Owens reminds us of the chilling truth that while some things have changed in the South, some things remain the same.

How a Century of Racist Policies Made Ferguson Into a Pocket of Concentrated Despair

“You cannot understand what’s going on with Ferguson today without knowing this history.”

They want Everyone to Vote, Except You, You and You!

Democracy only works when most people vote and participate. Voting should be encouraged, facilitated, easy, and free from coercion and fraud.

8 Things White People Really Need to Understand About Race

Jamie Utt compiles the essentials for white folks to know before talking about racism.

Respectability Politics Won’t Get Us Half as Far

It’s time to stop internalizing racism: Jarune Uwujaren speaks out against the white supremacy that is poisoning the nation.

The Truly Sad Fact About Donald Sterling Attending A Black Church Service

Lincoln Anthony Blades questions Donald Sterling’s presence in an African American church.

Marlon Wayans “Desperate for Laughs” in Haunted House 2

For Marlon Wayans, it’s all jokes. He’s not trying to change the world, just your mood.

Are Blacks Falling Further Behind Under Obama?

Dr. Vibe hosts a discussion in which a group of men talk about the plight of Black America under Barack Obama

Why Kanye West’s Confederate Flag Is AWESOME

Lincoln Anthony Blades on a symbol of hate transformed.