Complaints stated that family shows like Britain's Got Talent shouldn't be political. However, the problem is much more complex and sinister than simple politics
For decades, athletes, as a general rule, steered clear of politics. Teams and sponsors liked it that way, and fans did, too. No more.
BLM has been accused of being 'Godless' and operating in a 'demonic realm.' But scholars of religion see a deep spirituality at work in the movement.
Donald Trump’s attack on racial injustice is an attempt to replace historical consciousness with historical amnesia. It's a racialized politics of organized forgetting.
Black Lives Matter brings the slavery story into the present in America – but it leaves Africa stuck in the past.
As British journalist and author, Reni Eddo-Lodge, writes, the US civil rights movement too often becomes “the story of the struggle against racism”.
History should give Trump reasons for optimism. The presidential elections in 1968 and 1988 provide a template for Republican victory on a law-and-order platform in 2020.
Both Black Panther and Beyoncé's Black is King represent a utopian vision of empowerment and connection to Africa.
When professional athletes refuse to play, they engage in activism that can't be co-opted by team owners and corporate sponsors.
To fill a convention with blatant racism, as the Republicans did in 2016, is bad enough. But, after four years of racist policies, a convention filled with subtle racism is perhaps more dangerous.
The Republican National Convention wrapped up with Trump sounding familiar themes but speaking from an unusual location.
The NBA stands behind the rights of players to protest. But the league finds itself in a delicate position, trapped between the competing demands of its advertisers, TV partners, owners and players.
Trust, accountability and communication are key.
The NBA playoffs may resume Friday or Saturday following the Milwaukee Bucks' boycott over the Jacob Blake police shooting.
If Rule Britannia and Land of Hope and Glory are out of step with the times, perhaps some sensitively chosen pop songs could fit the bill instead.
My research has shown evidence of racism and particularly anti-blackness in elite and professional cycling.
Millennials and Gen Z overwhelmingly support the movement, and consumer brands are well aware of their growing spending power.
Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion's song has cause an uproar for its explicit expression of female sexuality.
Instilling a positive sense of ethnic and racial identity and belonging can help children learn.
Can you only ever truly 'belong' in Britain if you aren't white?