The Moon Over the Verrazano Bridge


Jung Hae Chae’s poem is both an exquisite lyric and an incisive meditation on race and belonging. A must-read.

Race, Gender, and Awareness

Race Gender Awareness

Cecile Emeke, a positive male role model from Hackney, London has a lot to teach men about race, gender, and awareness.

Put Racism in the Right Place

put racism in the right place

This public service announcement gives a good perspective on a way we could deal with racism in day to day life.

The Masculinity Scorecard


Dr. David J. Leonard gets real & personal on the masculinity balancing males face

Black Men And Group Economics (Part 1)

Black Men And Group Economics - Part One

Dr. Vibe with a discussion on how black men can economically help each other.

Lies We Need to Stop Telling About Young African-American Men

Lies We Need To Stop Telling About Young African-American Men

Dr. Vibe hosts and a panel of black men address some of the lies people say about young African-American men.

Can Black People Be Racist?

Can Black People Be Racist

Dr. Vibe and a panel of black men debate whether or not black people have the potential to be racist.

On Being “Less Black” For Having White Friends

Blacks With White Friends Are Less Black

Dr. Vibe and a panel of men discuss if black people become ‘less black’ because they have white friends.

“Has the election of President Obama rattled white people everywhere?”


This comment by Paul on the post Why Racial Blowback is The New Racism

Confusion between “Diverse Opinions” and “Oppressive Characterizations”

TV Duck Dynasty

Professor Warren Blumenfeld on Duck Dynasty, religion and the maintenance of heterosexual male hegemony, privilege, and power.

What the Duck: Justice or Lost Opportunity?

Duck Dynasty LIVE

Warren Blumenfeld wishes we could talk about the deeper issues that Phil Robertson’s interview in GQ brings up, rather than jumping straight to his firing.

The Creation of ‘Black Crime’


The news media has a funny way of covering crime … and an even more troubling way of covering “black” crime. Tommy Raskin breaks down the clear political, racially-charged biases of the media and how it’s influencing the national understanding of race and crime.

Horror Interrupts The Routine of a Grocery Store and Humanity Emerges.

grocery store samaritain

A stranger saves a chocking child while checking-out at a grocery store.

Can White Privilege Be Used For Good? (Video)

Joy DeGruy

In this Cracking the Codes video Joy DeGruy explains how white folks can use their privilege to help halt racial inequality

“Daddy, does a boy marry another boy?”

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Carter Gaddis gets asks a simple question by his 5-year-old son. And it launches him back in time to his own childhood to search for answers.

Are You Racist and Don’t Even Know It? (Video)

Racial bias

Elementary school girl judges situations based on implicit racial bias against black folks but she not the only one.