Before the civil rights era, a group of powerful and resourceful black women laid the groundwork for a generation of black activists.
The protest song "Malcolm's gone" not only pays tribute to one of the most influential black leaders, but provocatively likens him, as a Muslim and so-called enemy of the state, to Jesus Christ.
Something really magical is happening at the intersection between jazz and hip-hop at the moment. Many of the artists involved will be playing at Africa’s foremost jazz festival.
Qunta advocates a reparations fund to accelerate corrective policies, that schools be freed from colonial indoctrination and that African culture should be mainstreamed, especially African languages.
A historian examines what it means to value black life, then and now.
The American Muslim population is one of the most diverse. So, what are the religious and political leanings of America's different Muslim communities?