Race and Health

Culture

kelela talks to america's boldest young playwright

Jeremy O. Harris discusses race, creativity and theatre with the musician.
Kelela
5.17.19
Culture

black, british and non-binary

Four young Brits on realising they are gender non-conforming, and what queer liberation looks like.
Paula Akpan
12.13.18
Culture

the poetic work of filmmaker savanah leaf

She's crafting nuanced mediations that explore race, gender and culture.
Chloe Coover
11.28.18
Photography

stephen shames photographed everyday life within the black panther party

After meeting Bobby Seale at a college protest, Shames became the official photographer of the Black Panther Party, capturing its struggles and moments of stillness.
Maxime Delcourt
10.11.18
Culture

6 asians in fashion on what 'crazy rich asians' means to them

Soo Joo Park, Siki Im, Turner, Mai Quynh, Paolo Roldan, and Jane Kim-Smith talk representation and moving the needle forward.
Tim Chan
8.23.18
Fashion

19 photographers making fashion's gaze more representative

After Beyoncé helped Tyler Mitchell become the first black photographer to shoot a Vogue US cover in its 126-year history, we celebrate a new generation of POC and LGBTQI image-makers changing culture right now.
Steve Salter
8.9.18
Art

gianni lee is the modern-day basquiat painting skeletons on nyc streets

The deliberately crude figures are inspired by ancient African hieroglyphics.
Sarah Gooding
7.30.18
Think Pieces

the problem with kylie jenner’s almost billion dollar brand

“America loves black culture and not black people.”
Georgie Wright
7.16.18
Culture

this new film about the kkk and black america just wowed critics at cannes

Spike Lee's BLACKkKLANSMAN is the kind of political protest movie America needs right now.
Douglas Greenwood
5.16.18
Culture

this old naomi campbell interview is one of the best things on the internet right now

“If I'm gonna be remembered for something, I want to be remembered for being a bitch.”
Georgie Wright
4.20.18
Music

the reverberations of kendrick lamar’s win

Will this help to end the segregation of black artists to certain patronising musical categories?
Candice Carty-Williams
4.18.18
Culture

the simpsons responded to the apu criticism in the worst way possible

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Hannah Ongley
4.10.18
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