by Latoya Peterson onSeptember 7, 2011
Racialicious editor Latoya Peterson underscores the importance of online civil rights activism.
by Joel Dreyfuss onSeptember 5, 2011
Between 1957 and 1958, Martin Luther King Jr. wrote an advice column for Ebony magazine. It tells much about King and his time.
by Gary Lee onAugust 29, 2011
The Black Bucket List hits up Beantown and the surrounding area, exploring New England's rich black history.
August 26, 2011
In this gallery, the Black Bucket List tours the other side of Boston's rich history -- the black side.
by Sharon Ewell Foster onAugust 23, 2011
On the 180th anniversary of the slave revolt, this author says his "Confessions" were a lie.
by Cynthia Gordy onAugust 22, 2011
After 15 painstaking years and some heated controversies, the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial in Washington makes its debut.
by Kristal Brent Zook onAugust 17, 2011
In Seneca Village, artifacts from New York's first major group of African-American property owners.
by F. Finley McRae onAugust 17, 2011
The legendary Ohio educator was hailed as a statesman and humanist.
August 12, 2011
A year before Columbus discovered America, the king of Kongo led his people to Christianity.
August 4, 2011
The Root's Black Bucket List tours the dramatic past and the fun-loving present of the Alabama city.
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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