Eugene Aiken

As a black man, I’m considering not having kids because I fear society won’t value their lives

I’m in an interracial marriage, but I still fear how society will see my future kids

A powerful and revealing new series about Kalief Browder premieres tonight on SpikeTV

He spent more than 1000 days in Rikers Island on suspicion of stealing a backpack

The biggest Ws and Ls black people took during Black History Month

A lot happened in 28 days

A leading educator explains why Betsy DeVos is out of touch when it comes to HBCUs

HBCUs were founded because black people couldn’t attend other colleges

Moonlight deserves its Oscar wins – it’s the best and blackest movie of the year

It portrayed black people in a way rarely seen in Hollywood

Amanda Aiken educates New Orleans’ poorest black kids and personifies #blackgirlmagic

My sister is a superhero

Admit it, we still have race problems in college – Dear White People just points that out

Post-racial college campuses are just as fictional as this show

Who are we kidding, Donald Trump doesn’t care about Black History Month

File this under ‘things that surprise literally no one’

Calling Morningside Heights ‘SoHa’ is the most ridiculous kind of gentrification

The area south of 125th Street is not ‘SoHa’ – it’s Morningside Heights

Columbia’s ties to slavery revealed in new project

Students used to keep slaves at the college

Today is the last day we can say ‘My President is Black’

Farewell Obama

Tomi Lahren, Black Lives Matter doesn’t owe you anything

Not a damn thing

Barack Obama says fight goes on for young black men

‘This is just the beginning’

Write for The Tab’s Voices of Color: A new reporting series examining race in America

By young writers of color

It has never been a more important election for People of Color to vote

Don’t let apathy win

I tried to convince a Trump supporter to change his mind

He announced his support for Trump, so I asked him what his deal is

Columbia’s Sarah Zarba: ‘I have a felony conviction but I’m not a violent person’

Banning the box at Columbia University

I was incarcerated and now I’m at Columbia

Meet Leyla Martinez, Columbia student and Ban The Box campaigner

Shaun King at Columbia: ‘Racism on campus is getting worse’

We met the activist after his speech in New York

Columbia’s Peter Kiernan is campaigning to get Trump to release his tax returns

He was on Rachel Maddow’s show this week