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After a lifetime of capturing what was, Christenberry faces what is

Hemphill gallery mounts what may be a final show with the great Southern artist’s participation.

Quaker Hip-Hop Artist Sterling Duns

Guided By An Inner Truth: Quaker Hip-Hop Artist Sterling Duns

Day #12 of Black History Month for Kids 2014 brings you a disturbing update of the Black Doll/White Doll experiment used in the landmark school segregation case Brown v. Board of Education.  Many young children of all shades still think that White is better than Brown, which just means that we still have a lot more work to do.

Black History Month for Kids 2014 – #12: Updating the Black Doll/White Doll Experiment

Kiri Davis, a 17 year old Harlem student, interviews several black women about skin color and recreates the famous doll experiment of the by psychologist Dr.

The New Yorker’s Endorsement of President Barack Obama.  "The President has achieved a run of ambitious legislative, social, and foreign-policy successes that relieved a large measure of the human suffering and national shame inflicted by the Bush Administration. Obama has renewed the honor of the office he holds,"  the editors wrote.

The Choice

Malcolm x vs mlk compare and contrast essay Compare Contrast Mlk Malcolm X. Compare and Contrast Martin Luther King, Jr, once said, “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

What Not to Miss at the Armory Show at the Piers - The New York Times

What Not to Miss at the Armory Show at the Piers

There’s a relative dearth of the sort of aesthetic, conceptual or political extremism that might have shocked casual art fans a few years ago.

Loving Decision: 40 Years of Legal Interracial Unions

Supreme Court legalized interracial marriage in the landmark Loving v. A lawyer who argued the case remembers the couple at its heart, and an interracial couple in Virginia reflects on their life today.

New York Times: Sept. 18, 2015 - What the world got wrong about Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

What the World Got Wrong About Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

A long, strange day with the least understood basketball star of all time.

James Baldwin and Civil Rights Activist James Meredith © Steve Schapiro 1963

James Baldwin, an iconic African-American writer and James Meredith, brave civil rights activist, murdered by the KKK

Kara Walker Says Farewell to Domino Sugar Refinery

Artist Kara Walker Says Farewell to the Domino Sugar Refinery

Kara Walker Says Farewell to Domino Sugar Refinery

Andrew Ross - Newtown

Wellington, New Zealand ©Andrew Ross

Ae Dilbigeer Daaman-e-Sultaane-Aulia. Video by Tasawwuf.

This is "Ae Dilbigeer Daaman-e-Sultaane-Aulia" by Tasawwuf on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

The Eiffel Tower after its lights were shut off in memory of the victims of the attack on Charlie Hebdo; January 8, 2015.

Unmournable Bodies

The unmournable bodies - Teju Cole, author of “Open City” and “Every Day Is for the Thief.” ( The Eiffel Tower after its lights were shut off in memory of the victims of the attack on Charlie Hebdo; January New Yorker)

Mothers say middle-class status little protection against gendered racism for black boys

Middle-class African American mothers must parent differently than their white counterparts. African American middle-class mothers bear the added weight of preparing their children—particularly their sons—to navigate .

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