In the last years of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th, King Leopold II of Belgium ruled the Congo Free State with a tyranny that was peculiarly brutal even by the cruel and deeply racist standards
Quilombo dos Palmares – founded by Africans who escaped slavery – maintained its independence for 100 years and has become a touchstone for a new generation A palm-fringed ridge rises above the plains
Washington (CNN) — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee signed a proclamation declaring Saturday "Nathan Bedford Forrest Day," in honor of the Confederate Army general who was a slave trader and an early member of
If we were taught just how much the UK was shaped by its colonies, the shared history would unite rather than divide us These days we’ve become wearily accustomed to depictions of Brexit Britain as oppressed
R&B singer SZA, who is black, said in April she was racially profiled at a Sephora store in Calabasas The Sephora beauty chain will close all its US stores, distribution centers and corporate offices Wednesday
After New Zealand passed new gun laws this week, most automatic and semi-automatic weapons have become outlawed there as of Friday — a swift response to the March 15 shootings in Christchurch that left
Reactions to the Channel 4 presenter’s Brexit rally remark revealed how unused people like me are to being racialised “I’ve never seen so many white people in one place.” Ofcom received more than 2,500
NBA's Kyle Korver writes on his struggle with white privilege and calls for denouncing racism 'at every level'
(CNN) — NBA player Kyle Korver revealed Monday in an intensely personal essay that he has struggled with the privilege he's been granted as a white man, and he tasked himself with becoming a "part of solution"
I support the movement to address misogyny and patriarchy in our society, but it’s time for an honest discussion about how some women use white privilege to oppress black men I’m going to talk about something