One black woman's powerful case against the subtle sexism of #SayHisName

It's important to respect black men who die at the hands of police, but that specific hashtag isn't the way to do it.

James Baldwin's hidden papers have a new home in black America's premier library

James Baldwin's letters are now on display at the Schomberg Center in Harlem.

After Trump's joint address, Movement for Black Lives activists offer their own response

Prominent movement voices address Trump's rhetoric in his first ever speech to a joint session of Congress.

Black History Month: 7 game-changing black entrepreneurs you should know about — but probably don't

From a teenager featured on "Shark Tank" to a business owner with $33 million in funding.

Black Lives Matter shares must-see contemporary art to celebrate Black History Month

In the monthlong series, artists and writers imagine what the future should look like for black lives.

Fayetteville, Arkansas, hung a Black History Month banner declaring "Black Lives Matter"

Fayetteville, which is about 80% white, is doing the right thing.

11 movies to watch on Netflix for Black History Month

Sharpen your knowledge of black history and culture through binge-watching.

Black History Month facts: 11 things that have changed since the first Black History Week

Black History Month has changed quite a bit since 1926 when it was first introduced as a week.

A nod to Afro-Latinos: Here's why you should binge-watch 'Celia' for Black History Month

This show will keep you occupied all month long.

Texas university's class on Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' will explore black feminism in the US

"Black Women, Beyoncé & Popular Culture" will study race, gender and class in pop culture.

Beyoncé's VMA performance of "Pray You Catch Me" was an earth-shattering nod to BLM

There's a reason they call her Queen Bey.


Is it ever OK for white people to wear cornrows?

Let's solve this once and for all.

Man in Indiana Creates GoFundMe for Racists to Send Him Back to Africa

Time to put your money where your mouth is.

Prince Day in Minnesota Is the Blackest Thing to Ever Happen in the State

Or maybe it's the purplest thing to ever happen in Minnesota.

Azealia Banks Slams Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' and Its "Heartbroken Black Female" Narrative

She claimed it's the "antithesis of feminism."

This Nigerian Animator Is Bringing Black Characters to Brazilian Children's Television

How a cartoon can change the game.


What Michelle Obama Taught Me About Loving My Body

... and so much more.

Meet Brichibi Cosplay, the Queer, Plus-Size Diva Taking the Cosplay Scene by Storm

Guaranteed you've never met anyone like her.

9 Stunning Portraits of Boundary-Breaking Black People That You Need to Know

It's a great time to reflect on the people who will keep the spirit of the month alive all year long.

'Blackish' Is Proof That Black Lives Matter Has Arrived on Network TV

Don't change that channel.

What Is This Republican Tweet Even Trying to Say About Black History Month?

.:screams internally:.


Japanese Designer Just Demonstrated How Not to Borrow From Another Culture

When the Rachel Dolezal comparisons start, you know it can't be good.

17 #BlackOutDay Tweets Prove The Power of Celebrating Black Culture

Black is beautiful, indeed.

12 Reasons We Definitely Don't Need Black History Month Anymore

Mission accomplished.

20 Times Other Than Ferguson That America Failed Black People in 2014

Our nation needs a powerful reminder that #BlackLivesMatter.

These Images Highlight McDonald's Dangerous Relationship With Black America

The corporation has profited big time off black consumers, but at what cost?

This Adorable 5-Year-Old Made the Best Black History Rap Video Ever

"I look in the mirror and I see the proof! No lies: I look up to Sojourner Truth!"

We Just Witnessed the Most Hilarious Black History Moment on Jeopardy

It doesn't get much better than this.