Voices of Color

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

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

Black activists will continue Obama’s legacy under Trump

We met them at the White House

Minorities at America’s top schools are made to feel thankful just for being there

There’s so much pressure on us to perform

Stop fetishizing minority students as superhuman poverty survivors

Why must we always outperform white folks at elite institutions?

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

I got into an argument with a cop over Black Lives Matter and he lost his job because of it

Shaun King picked up on it