What Is Critical Race Theory—And Why Is It Important to Understand?
Critical Race Theory has been alternately criticized and celebrated, but do you actually know what it is? Here, experts define...
50 BLM Charities (and Organizations) to Donate to Right Now
Today and every day, Black Lives Matter and numerous nonprofits exist in a show of allyship toward the Civil Rights...
What Anti-Racism Means and What It Means to Be Anti-Racist
It's not enough to get mad about racial inequality. You have to do something about it.
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....
What Is Implicit Bias? How to Recognize and Change Our Unconscious Stereotypes and Assumptions
Experts say we all have some bias, but there are ways to fight against it.
I Came Out After 20 Years of Marriage and Met the Love of My Life
Larry Best thought he had the perfect love and the perfect marriage, but until he found his husband and soul...
What Exactly Is White Privilege?
Understanding the inherent privileges of being White in America isn't about guilt or fingerpointing. Rather it's the essential work that...
Latino, Hispanic, and Latinx: What the Terms Mean and How to Use Them
You may have heard the terms Latino and Hispanic. What about Latinx? Here's what these terms mean and how to...
What Derek Chauvin’s Guilty Verdict Really Means for the Black Community
The jury’s decision was a step in the right direction, but it is far from true justice.
50 Asian-Owned Companies You Can Support Right Now
The rise of anti-Asian sentiment during the pandemic has taken a psychological and financial toll on the Asian American community....
If I’d Attacked the Capitol, I’d Probably Be Dead by Now
How You Could Be Perpetuating Microaggressions at Work Without Realizing It
Even well-meaning colleagues could be guilty of these derogatory slights and insults on the job.
Why It Took Me Over 25 Years to Finally Embrace My Latinx Identity
It took walking away from a "dream" job and leaving the United States in 2015 for me to finally embrace...
This Is What Institutional Racism Actually Means
It's so much more than dirty looks and a nasty N-word. Institutional racism is a racial caste system that continues...
30 Statistics That Show the Undeniable Reality of Structural Racism in America
Want proof that racism infiltrates every level of American society? Easy. Just look at the numbers.
10 Everyday Examples of the Glaring Reality of White Privilege
Chances are, if you're tired of hearing about White privilege, you've probably spent a lifetime benefiting from it.
As a Black Man, Here’s Why I’m Afraid to Wear My Mask
Deciding to wear a mask to prevent the spread of COVID-19—or not—puts Black people between a rock and a hard...
Here’s What “Defunding the Police” Means to Me
Here’s what defunding the police could look like—and the best arguments from advocates in favor of this approach.
What Does BIPOC Stand For? Why It’s Important to Know What This Acronym Means
A Black High-School Athlete Was Denied Entry into a Tournament—And This Was the Response of His Friends
They were just kids, but they understood what the right thing to do was.
10 Things You Should Wear (and Bring) to a Protest
Protesting is a way to exercise your rights and have your voice heard. Make sure to wear (and bring) these...
Why You Should Stop Saying “I Don’t See Color”
This statement probably doesn't mean what you think it does. We got an award-winning documentary filmmaker to tell us why.