Inside the GM plant where nooses and ‘whites-only’ signs hung

  Fourteen months where Marcus Boyd says he endured racist comments, slights, even threats in a hostile workplace run by General Motors. A workplace where people declared bathrooms were for “whites only,” where black supervisors were denounced as “boy” and ignored by their subordinates, where […]

AeroMexico’s new ‘DNA Discount’ ad goes viral

  But as political tensions flare between Mexico and its northern neighbor the United States, one airline decided to be proactive. AeroMexico, the country’s national carrier, unveiled a program called “DNA Discounts,” which offers discounts on flights to Americans who can show by taking a […]

Black Agency Launches #400YearChallenge With 60-Second Animation That Honors the 400 Year Anniversary of the First Enslaved Africans’ Arrival in the U.S.

Washington, DC — In the age of social media challenges that normally revolve around a dance, dangerous daredevil challenges, or pure fun, The Adinkra Group, an African cultural resource company based in Washington, DC has launched the #400YearChallenge – a creative awareness campaign to draw attention […]

Congressman: I Would Vote To Expel Steve King From Congress

  A New York congressman said Tuesday he would vote to expel racist Rep. Steve King(R-Iowa) from Congress over recent remarks King made condoning white nationalism. Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-N.Y.) told HuffPost in an interview Tuesday that King should resign but that if a measure were introduced to […]

White Mother Says She Didn’t Raise Adopted African Daughters To Be Black

  A white writer for the Federalist, a conservative publication, has sparked outrage across social media with her essay about why she is raising her adopted African daughters as Americans — not “Black” girls or “African-American.” In her article, titled “The Worst Racism My Children Have Experienced Came […]