RACISM

Opinion

The art establishment needs to start treating Black work with respect

The Whitney Museum's recent art acquisition scandal shows us just how much work there is to be done.
Sara Radin
9.7.20
News

CFDA announces Black advisory board to promote inclusion in the fashion industry

The organisation says they’re committed to creating “systemic change” and amplifying Black voices.
Roisin Lanigan
9.2.20
Culture

Brandon Taylor’s ‘Real Life’ gets to the ugly heart of casual racism

“No one's going to tell me that my life is not a sufficient subject of art.”
Jenna Mahale
8.11.20
Culture

Russia needs to face up to anti-Black racism

As @youngmasha’s recent experience speaking out about racism on TikTok proves, violent discrimination against Afro-Russians is rife.
Mahoro Seward
7.7.20
Opinion

This is how we can tackle anti-blackness in the South Asian community

Activists and organisers weigh in on how to root out the deep-seated colourism and harmful anti-Black ideals that pervade the South Asian community today.
Tahmina Begum
7.1.20
Art

The virtual Black Protest Art Show honors the legacy of Juneteenth

“Black Lives Matter, Black stories matter, the history, culture and places of Black people matter, and they are an intrinsic part of the artwork in this exhibit.”
Sara Radin
6.19.20
Culture

Meet the New York creatives distributing protest kits on the frontlines

Photographer Sophia Wilson has collaborated with Procell to create 'City Kits' filled with vital supplies for Black Lives Matter protesters.
Laura Pitcher
6.18.20
News

The Cecil Rhodes statue at Oxford University is coming down

It’s a landmark moment in the long-fought campaign to force the institution to reckon with its racist history.
Mahoro Seward
6.18.20
Music

The unlikely soundtrack of the New York protests

From Pop Smoke to Chief Keef, these repurposed anthems are backing demands for change.
David Aaron Brake
6.15.20
Culture

How to talk to your white friends and family about privilege

Experts weigh in on how to have difficult conversations about race effectively, without alienating your loved ones.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
6.12.20
Culture

Here's what you need to know about defunding the police

As protesters call for police reform or to abolish the policing system entirely, we speak to a few experts about what that might mean.
Mary Retta
6.11.20
News

Photos from the anti-racism protests in Milan

Thousands took to the streets to show their solidarity with the global Black Lives Matter movement, and to voice the grievances of the Black community in Italy.
Rolien Zonneveld
6.9.20
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