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Emily Ratajkowski for LOVE Magazine SS 2018 by Alasdair McLellan

Emily Ratajkowski for LOVE Magazine SS 2018 by Alasdair McLellan

History, Memory, and the Power of Black Radio

Between 1948 and 1950, a radio series called <i>Destination Freedom</i> aired on WMAQ, a local Chicago NBC station. Richard Durham created <i>Destination Freedom</i> …

22 Books That Celebrate Lesser-Known African Americans and Their Contributions to History

Long before Malcolm X, Martin Luther King Jr., Harriet Tubman, and Rosa Parks etched their names into American history, scores of little-known …

7 tips for first-time startup investors

Have you considered investing in early stage startups? But you don’t know how to do it? There are questions you need to think about: How much do you invest? Where do you find startups? How do you balance your portfolio? If you don’t know the answers to these questions, don’t worry, you are not …

Rosa Parks House in Berlin Has a Ticket Home to America

LONDON — In a backyard in Berlin, a ramshackle house that was once a haven for the civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks is preparing for its third life — back in the United States.<p>It had almost been lost to history, falling into blight, abuse and foreclosure, in Detroit. But in 2016, the American artist …

Black History

This viral photo changed America — in 1863

On the Fourth of July in 1863 — an Independence Day that dawned with twisted, bloated bodies carpeting the fields and orchards of Gettysburg — tens …

In Case You Forgot, This Is What The North's Fight For Civil Rights Looked Like

To some, the fight for civil rights in America is an important, but distant, memory.<p>According to history books, the struggle to end racial segregation and discrimination in the United States seems complete ― the movement we study ended, scholars write, in 1968, the year President Johnson signed …

Black History

Why the title of the new 'Birth of a Nation' movie matters

<i>This article originally appeared on TIME.COM.</i><p>Filmmaker Nate Parker made history on Tuesday by setting a new record for the biggest Sundance deal of …

The True and Untold Stories of The Black Panthers

In 1981, one year before the dissolution of the Black Panther Party, co-founder Bobby Seale told a full college auditorium, “Today we don’t need …

Black History

87 Inspiring Quotes for Martin Luther King Jr.'s 87th Birthday | Inc.com

Each morning, I send a subscription email called <i>Big Optimism</i>. It includes a reflection on a timely motivational quote, plus a few other things to encourage positive thinking during the day.<p>Today was among the hardest days to put it together. Why? Because it's Martin Luther King Jr. Day, which made …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

You've Never Seen These Black History Photos Before

The New York Times is diving into its photo archive this month in search of "unpublished black history." The archive, known as the Morgue, is a library of photographs and negatives that lives in a subbasement. It’s an unassuming place of whitewashed walls and fluorescent lights. It smells like …

Journalism

50 Years Ago: A Look Back at 1966

A half-century ago, the war in Vietnam continued its escalation, NASA’s Project Gemini was completed after ten manned launches, and the USSR successfully landed a vehicle on the Moon. The first Automated Teller Machine (ATM) was introduced, along with miniaturized televisions, while race riots and …

New Jersey

How MLK Day Became a Holiday

Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day is no long-standing tradition. The holiday is a little more than three decades old, and its establishment was …

Black History

12 Powerful Photos of Martin Luther King Jr.

Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. stands in front of a bus at the end of the Montgomery bus boycott, Montgomery, Alabama,<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Don Cravens—The …

Black History

"Information Wanted"

Families torn apart<p>Credit: Library of Congress<p>Carried to Atlanta<p>Credit: Villanova University/"Information Wanted"<p>"I have found Henry and Mary"<p>Credit: …

Stunning Black And White Fine-Art Nude Photography ‘Bodyscapes’ (NSFW)

Anton Belovodchenko‘s new series of black & white “bodyscapes” with model: Natal'ya Siglova.<p>Siglova Natal'ya - Master of Sports. Winner and the …

7 TED Talks on Happiness That Will Make You Smile From Ear to Ear

Fact: Bad days happen to good people. Even when you give up those old habits to be happier, switch up your morning routine, and do that one thing all …

​girl on girl: investigating the politics of nudity with maisie willoughby

In her next exhibition, London-based photographer Maisie Willoughby showcases a series of images with 10 girls, taken over 10 years, in various states of undress.<p>From an early age Maisie Willoughby has had stereotypical notions of gender foisted upon her and she's been rebelling against them ever …

Feminism

Some Of 2016's Best Cosplay Was At Colossalcon

Sandusky, Ohio may not be the first location that leaps to mind when it comes to world-beating cosplay, but every year many of the world’s best make …

Anime

Camille Rowe Is Playboy’s Latest Almost-NSFW Cover Star

Despite committing itself to a life without full-frontal nudity, the folks over at <i>Playboy</i> are evidently finding that old habits die hard, as their …

Poetic Landscapes Marry the Earth and the Female Body

The White Sands of New Mexico stretch for hundreds of miles in either direction. As the sun sets over the dunes, the once-burning sand cools, bears …

New Mexico

Candice Swanepoel Lays Bare For Can Evgin [NSFW]

Having a bit of a gloomy day? So is Candice Swanepoel, according to her latest test shots for Can Evgin which are remarkably sexy and NSFW. The …