Kendrick Lamar, Black Language and What White Fans Don't Get About the 'N-Word' By Stereo Williams|
The Worst Mistake in the History of the Human Race
Archaeology is demolishing another sacred belief: that human history over the past million years has been a long tale of progress.
By Jared Diamond
The History of Dreadlocks
In this EBONY.com series exploring Black hair origins, we trace locs from the Ancient Egypt all the way to Jamrock.
By Princess Gabbara
How the Green Book Helped African-American Tourists Navigate a Segregated Nation
Listing hotels, restaurants and other businesses open to African-Americans, the guide was invaluable for Jim-Crow era travelers
7 Reasons Why 'Colorblindness' Contributes to Racism Instead of Solves It
By Jon Greenberg
Martial Law By Other Means: Corporate Strangulation of Dissent|
August 09, 2018 : By Glen Ford
The people that rule the United States are in the third year of a frenzy to blame Russia and its "trolls," "dupes," and witting or unwitting "colluders" – including a sitting president – for racial conflicts, eroding respect for public institutions and a general social breakdown in the nation. "We are at war!" they scream, incessantly, and in a thousand well-placed voices.
The British Royal Wedding, Feelgoodism and the Colonial Jumbie
May 20 2018 : By Tyehimba Salandy
While many people gush at royalty and the "power of love", for people of the Caribbean and wider global south, who are still faced with the structures of British coloniality imbedded deeply in our society and the world we live in, it is an opportunity to reflect on these issues.
The Shooters in the Rye
May 07 2018 : By Robert Anderson
The recent slaughter in Toronto has many people chattering away about "Incels", or involuntary celibates. Several people have taken to Twitter to offer explanations via links to sites in the "manoverse" - that is, web pages dedicated to the notion that men are somehow the real victims of gender discrimination...
Liberal Ire at Trump and Cambridge Analytica is Misdirected From Billionaires Who Own Your Data
March 22, 2018 : By Bruce A. Dixon
Liberals this week want to drum us into an outrageous fury over the fact that Facebook, with almost 2 billion accounts worldwide, handed over user data of millions of people to Cambridge Analytica, a firm retained by the Trump campaign.