Though Chicago is the city most known for its disconcerting number of black homicide, an unsuspecting Nebraska town is...
Moniki Cannon Is Making Space For Black Professionals In Omaha, Nebraska
Is A Random Act Of Kindness A Genuine Way For White People To Offset Their White Privilege?
This social experiment aims to create a safe space for genuine interaction between people of color and white people – but where does the burden of white guilt really lie?
In his essay ‘The Case for Reparations’, Ta-Nehisi Coates makes the case for how to correct the egregious errors...
Queer Artist Creates Artistic Commentary On Black Queer Issues In Voguing Video [Video]
Arts & Entertainment
With the help of REACH LA, Enyce Smith took a new approach to teaching the world about black queer issues.
Queer artist Enyce Smith is using voguing as a medium to speak about the tragedies faced by trans, queer,...
Pope Francis Announces Christian Moral Imperative To Apologize To LGBT Individuals [Video]
Newsticker, Political Power
Forgiveness is a central tenet of Christianity and the LGBT community has received an unfair share of persecution from the church.
Pope Francis has made headlines with his provocative claim about homosexual people. The pope believes that Christians and members...
Noirebnb And Noirbnb Answers To #AirbnbWhileBlack
Newsticker, On the RYSE, Travel & Lesiure
Airbnb isn’t doing enough to change the discriminatory practices on their site, so a few strong-willed black entrepreneurs took matters into their own hands.
Noirbnb and Noirebnb are working together to help black people find a place to stay where they won’t be...
Malaysian Artist Uses Hijab To Look Like Disney Characters
Arts & Entertainment
Instagram star looks like Disney characters with great make-up stills and creative hijab uses.
Instagram star and Malaysian artist, @queenofluna, uses her amazing make-up skills, the power of social media, and her hijab to...
Woman Removed From American Airlines Flight For #FlyingWhileBlack
American Airlines is under fire once again for alleged discriminatory practices.
California-based slam poet Imani Cezanne took to Twitter Friday afternoon to share her experience of being kicked off of an American Airlines flight...
Genetics Discrimination Has Started – What Does It Mean?
Currently it is limited in its scope and practice, but it seems genetics discrimination is on the rise.
When we think of DNA and genetics discrimination, we often think Sci-Fi movies manufacturing soldiers for battle. We even think...
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