The credits of Raoul Peck's stunning documentary, "I Am Not Your Negro" list the subject of the film, James Baldwin, as its screenwriter because all of the words are Baldwin's own, through archival footage
(St. Martin's Press/Getty/Alex Wong) January 29, 2017 7:00PM (UTC) Eloquence is essential to the cultivation of constructive citizenship and the emergence of productive leadership. It is not coincidental
Burn, baby, burn. There's a reason running is such a mainstay on the fitness scene. It's a great workout, it's excellent for building endurance, and, in theory, all you need is a good sports bra and a
As one of the Angola 3, he was in isolation longer than any other American. Then he came home to face his future. Last summer, five months after being released from prison, Albert Woodfox went to Harlem.
Donald Trump (Getty/Chip Somodevilla) January 4, 2017 6:00PM (UTC) This originally appeared on Robert Reich's blog. As tyrants take control of democracies, they typically: 1. Exaggerate their mandate govern
Donald Trump will “take care of ‘the African-Americans'”: Will we see a repeat of Redemption, the post-Civil War white backlash?
Jeff Sessions; Donald Trump; Steve Bannon (AP/Getty/Reuters/Mandel Ngan/Eric Thayer/Gerald Herbert/John Bazemore/Salon) November 22, 2016 3:00PM (UTC) Black folks — and Hispanics and Latinos and Arabs
For others, stagnating wages and college bills are a real problem. Then there are those who claim raising kids makes it impossible to grow wealth. No matter where you go, you'll hear stories of hardship
The 100 American CEOs with the biggest company retirement funds have $4.7 billion in those accounts — which is roughly equivalent to the retirement savings of the bottom 116 million Americans, or 41 percent
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Martin Luther King called Marcus Garvey the first man “to give millions of Negroes a sense of dignity and destiny.” His philosophy of black self-determination influenced black leaders from Nelson Mandela
I don't care if Odell Beckham Jr. scores another NFL touchdown this year while wearing the rapper Drake's OVO cleats. I don't care if Stephen Curry gets along with Kevin Durant this NBA season. And I don't