The police officer who killed Laquan McDonald was convicted on Friday, despite a "Black Boogeyman" stereotype he cited to justify his fear of the unarmed teenager. When Chicago police officer Jason Van
|When we decided to devote our April magazine to the topic of race, we thought we should examine our own history before turning our reportorial gaze to others. It is November 2, 1930, and National Geographic
Bad days happen to all of us, but nevertheless it can be hard to regain composure when you're in the thick of overwhelm. Your emotions may be running high, preventing you from performing at your best.
Author Keisha N. Blain knows Donald Trump and Dylann Roof didn't come out of nowhere. Shock has emerged as the signature emotional response to the organized confusion of the Trump era. The president is
In the mid-1930s, the Federal Writers’ Project interviewed thousands of former slaves, some of whom claimed the president came to their plantations disguised as a beggar or a peddler, telling them they’d
A thousand years ago, the Iberian peninsula was a cultural oasis – until a million of its Arabic manuscripts were destroyed. Benjamin Ramm explains how its poetry lives on. On 9 December 1499, the citizens
Until September, journalist Chadwick Moore says his life had been lived in a liberal bubble — one that burst after he wrote a profile Milo Yiannopoulos for Out Magazine. Yiannopoulos is a gay blogger Breitbart
HELSINKI (Reuters) - Finland’s parliament was on Thursday set to debate repealing a law allowing same-sex marriage, acting in response to a citizens’ petition just two weeks before the law was due to into
WASHINGTON — Steve Bannon isn’t out to promote a socially conservative agenda on homosexuality, say writers who worked for him at Breitbart — but he does have an interest in attacking LGBT-rights advocates
Some argue that, far from motivating pro-social behaviours, empathy can push us towards inaction at best and racism and violence at worst Why do we flinch when we see someone hit their thumb with a hammer?