In 1968, the Kerner Commission “explicitly identified white racism as the principal cause of the civil disorder evidenced across hundreds of U.S. cities."
Elizabeth Hinton, Percy Green II, Robin D. G. Kelley, Tef Poe, George Lipsitz, and Jamala Rogers trace the history from Civil Rights to Black Lives Matter.
Honoring the scientists, poets, activists, doctors, and librarians--those we know and those we don't.
A scholar finds nuanced reasoning among poor Black women facing difficult choices about whether to call the cops.
How do those who have been the objects of scientific study and medical experimentation become the agents or the producers of scientific knowledge?
Diversity among officers lags behind the general population. But is police culture a greater problem when it comes to combating excessive force?
How can we help students understand George Floyd's death in the context of institutionalized racism?
From the ecological to the social, “resilience” is a buzzword for our crisis-ridden age. But what is resilience exactly, and where did the idea emerge from?
The organization has collected interviews and diaries recording ordinary life in Britain over the course of decades. A pandemic won't stop it now.
And how little we pay for it.