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20 Podcasts About Race You Need to Hear

Learning about race relations in America has to be a deliberate choice, and the responsibility falls on all of us. These podcasts can help get you started and keep the conversation going.

Meet Amanda Gorman: The History-Making Poet the World Is Still Talking About

The youngest-ever inaugural poet exploded onto the national stage when she spoke at President Joe Biden's inauguration. Here are some...


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30 Powerful Quotes That Speak Volumes in the Fight Against Racism

These quotes ring true in the fight against racism now more than ever before.


14 Amazing Black Poets to Know About Now

Their words cut to the core of the human experience and the realities of being Black in America.


25 Best Books by Black Authors You’ll Want to Know About

These engaging and powerful books will stay with you long after you’ve finished them.

Why National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman’s Books Are Already Selling Out

Three books by the "The Hill We Climb" poet are climbing to the top of the bestseller list—and two of...


8 Children’s Nursery Rhymes That Are Actually Racist

Can a catchy little rhyme really be that problematic? Yes—and it’s one way racism was inextricably woven into American life....

10 Examples of Whitewashing You Never Thought About

What happens when White supremacy, culture, and storytelling collide? The big bang erases diversity from our history books, our entertainment,...


This Is What Whitewashing Really Means—And Why It’s a Problem

For decades, whitewashing has taken a diverse, multicultural world and tried to paint it one color. The picture has never...


10 Examples of Cultural Appropriation You Never Thought About

It’s not "just entertainment." Get ready to cringe at this unflinching look at some of your pop culture favorites.


11 Popular Songs You Didn’t Realize Are Actually Racist

You may have been singing along to them for years, but have you ever really thought about their lyrics? If...

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Musicians Are Performing FREE Live Concerts at Home During Social Distancing

With people around the world staying at home, musicians are performing free concerts in an unusual arena: your living room.


12 Black-Owned Bookstores to Buy from Today—And Every Day

Looking to read up on Black history, culture, and racial injustice? Show your support by buying from these Black-owned bookstores.


15 Essential Books for Understanding Race Relations in America

Think you understand racism in America? Think again. The topic is much more complex than you likely realize.


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13 of the Most Bizarre True Stories That Became Documentaries

Maybe delving into the weird will make your quarantine seem a little less so?


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25 Quarantine Quotes That Are Actually Pretty Funny

Have you finished the whole Netflix yet?

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The Best 14 Reads From the 2020 Quarantine Book Club

Social distancing? No problem! Dive into a virtual community of book lovers with these hot picks from the Quarantine Book...


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8 Geniuses Who Made History in Quarantine

These celebrated people emerged from plague, exile, months of bed rest, or wartime occupation with some seriously incredible work.


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Calling All Muggles! You Can Now Buy Harry Potter’s House

You'll just need $1.3 million, that's all.



9 of the Most Inspiring, Powerful Quotes from Pope Francis on Climate Change

On June 18, 2015, Pope Francis releases a 184-page encyclical addressing the threat that global warming poses to our human...