May 18, 2015
National databases for police incidents are a step closer.
The superstar musician is also the executive producer of the HBO documentary Southern Rites.
In Defense of 'Uppity-ism'
May 11, 2015
Why black ambition is never a bad thing.
The Language of the Unheard
May 04, 2015
Cities need to focus on preventing police abuse, not the riots that protest it.
Baltimore's Prosecutor Gets It
May 01, 2015
The charges in the Freddie Gray case show that scaring cops is the best way to fight police abuse.
Freddie Gray Didn't Magically Kill Himself
April 30, 2015
Wednesday's police leak showed no respect for Baltimore's anger.
What Loretta Lynch Must Do Now
April 27, 2015
As Baltimore bleeds, the new attorney general needs to shift police culture in a short time.
This Isn't the Same 'New Republic'
April 24, 2015
Responding to the question: Why, considering this magazine’s history of a white gaze and a white audience, did Dyson's essay appear in The New Republic?
Ben Affleck Was Wrong, But Henry Louis Gates Made It Worse
April 20, 2015
Helping Ben Affleck hide a family history of slavery is what's truly shameful.
Republicans Are Trying to Fight Abortion with Ignorance
April 16, 2015
A North Carolina Republican's bill threatens the state's medical schools, and shows how they've lost the argument about abortion.