The world is never quite as we want it to be, nor does it need to be quite as it is.
Barbershop Talks use the idea of the “barbershop around the corner” as a place to meet and discuss ideas and create a safe space for Black men and boys to talk openly about masculinity.
So-called “color blindness” actually perpetuates racist attitudes, says Bill Johnson II. What will work to eradicate racism?
Mayor pleased with police department’s new policy, says he plans to make defiant trespassing a civil offense that can result in a fine rather than arrest.
Starbucks is giving this training to its employees, but it’s still so new that there’s no standard format and little research yet on whether it’s effective.
Dr. Vibe asks a group of African America men why most Americans are not as excited about this year’s Presidential election as they were about the 2008 election.
Chris Rock only has two choices: boycott the Oscars in solidarity with black pride, or host the show and exert white guilt.
The ugly truth in the ESL industry is routine prejudice against blacks, and other people of color is condoned.
Dr. Andrew Smiler argues that Men’s Studies is necessary and the logical complement to Women’s and LGBTQ Studies. A few weeks ago, the New York Times pondered “A Master’s Degree in…Masculinity?” The headline itself suggests the NYT is not convinced this is a good idea. Placing the article, written by Jessica Bennett, in the Fashion…
Washington State Parents Want Answers & Protection for Their Sons
“I knew he would inevitably face discrimination. What I didn’t realize was how early in my son’s life he would be stereotyped, labeled and feared.”
Inspired by Black History Month, Sydney Leroux, the multiracial rising star of US Women’s National Soccer Team, opened up about her own racial identity: “There is no more normal . . . we are all just people floating around the universe.”
300 men have been exonerated, but how many more have been wrongly convicted?
Russell Simmons lays out a plan for helping people of color advance in a society that is failing them.