by Lawrence D. Bobo onDecember 30, 2012
From Obama's debates to a Spike Lee joint, these achievements made this year memorable.
November 21, 2012
Watch and listen to black influencers share insights on the importance of inspiring others.
October 24, 2012
This week on The Confab: Join Assistant Editor Akoto Ofori-Atta, Associate Editor Brett Johnson and Staff Writer Jenée Desmond-Harris as they chat with The Root 100 honoree Tamron Hall about getting answers from guests and why she loves Here Comes Honey Boo Boo.
October 5, 2012
Leave it to John Sununu, the guy who said the president should "learn how to be an American," to come up with this takeaway from the debate.
September 17, 2012
In this exclusive interview, she offered up wisdom on topics from courage to education to politics.
by Elon James White onAugust 31, 2012
Chris Matthews' rant over the GOP and race inspired this advice on how to support groups you don't belong to.
August 27, 2012
Elongated Thoughts: The TV host angrily called out racially coded attacks on Obama.
July 2, 2012
The Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act. Melissa Harris-Perry and guests talk about what that actually means for Americans.
by Regina R. Robertson onJune 29, 2012
Essence's Regina R. Robertson makes the case that the MSNBC anchor is a perfect fit to fill Ann Curry's morning-television slot.
March 31, 2012
Journal-isms: African Americans express far greater interest in news about the Trayvon Martin killing than whites do.
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A trending topic turns into an informative consciousness-raising session.
Joshua Hornsby's daughter Ja'Nae, who was 9 years old, was among seven people found dead on Monday.
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