Can oppressed groups resurrect their own suppressed histories through a museum? What has been the historical role of race and ethnicity in the development of the natural history museum?
The 180-day period for monetary claims by Black farmers against the USDA expires this week.
The political terrain is treacherous and corporate money is flooding into right-wing Super PACS waging a racist, scorched earth policy against President Barack Obama.
We are all Trayvon Martin, even those of us who have never been trapped alone on a dark street on the thin line between life and death.
Readers may be unaware that Communist trade unionists were pioneers in developing practical programs to integrate minorities and women into employment.
And not only was Princess Tiana used to sell the Valentine treat. Alongside her a white Sleeping Beauty is used to sell vanilla candy.
Much like James Baldwin's "The Fire Next Time" or Michael Harrington's "The Other America," Alexander's book is a wakeup call to this nation.