A Black civil rights activist arrested at age 15 in Montgomery, Alabama for refusing to give up her seat on a segregated bus wants her record expunged. Claudette Colvin was arrested in March 1955, nine months before Rosa Parks, and given "indefinite" probation. She is now 82.
Black farmers in Detroit have turned blighted properties into vital food sources. Now, a new land fund is opening the door to official ownership.
’Other ways of over policing.’ Black Sacramentans inordinately cited for public drinking
To be silent is to be complicit. Black lives matter. We have a platform, and we have a duty to our Black members, employees, creators and talent to speak up.
If you’re unbothered or mildly bothered by the 1st knee, but outraged by the 2nd, then, in my father’s words, you’re “more devoted to order than to justice.” And more passionate about an anthem that supposedly symbolizes freedom than you are about a Black man’s freedom to live.