Stacy Brown-Philpot of TaskRabbit on Being a Black Woman in Silicon Valley | The New York Times

Stacy Brown-Philpot didn’t grow up aspiring to be the chief executive of a technology company..

Kamala Harris Examines ‘The Truths We Hold’ in New Book | Colorlines

Senator Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) will take her ideological convictions from the halls of the Capitol.

Growing up with Nelson Mandela | Deutsche Welle

At the age of 11, Ndaba Mandela met his grandfather for only the second time..

Nearly 2,000 Puerto Rican Hurricane Survivors Face Eviction | Colorlines

Today (July 2), a federal judge will decide if approximately 1,800 Puerto Ricans forced to.

Why Frederick Douglass’s struggle for justice is relevant in the Trump era | The Guardian

A month after Abraham Lincoln was assassinated on Good Friday in 1865, the 17th president.

Obama makes first visit to Kenya since leaving office in support of sister’s foundation | The Independent

Former President Barack Obama has visited Kenya, his father’s native country, for the first time.

Common struggle: Black Lives Matter leader talks of painful parallels with Indigenous Australia | The Guardian

The death of black teenager Travyon Martin – shot six years ago by a neighbourhood.

Black Women Are Suffering In Silence From Arab Abuse | Atlanta Black Star

There is a problem in the Arab world with the abuse of Black women. Arab.

Milwaukee to Pay $3.4M For Willfully Targeting Black Residents Over Several Years with Stop-and-Frisk | Atlanta Black Star

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee agreed Tuesday to pay $3.4 million to settle a lawsuit alleging.

Emmett Till’s Cousin On Reopening Of Case: ‘An Opportunity For The Truth To Be Told’ | NPR

Deborah Watts was just a toddler in 1955 when her 14-year-old cousin Emmett Till was.