by Stacy-Ann Ellis onDecember 28, 2012
The Root Recommends: Back-to-back episodes featuring select honorees from 2012's list of influencers.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onNovember 28, 2012
Yep, some still think we could "get past race" if we would just stop talking about it.
November 21, 2012
Watch and listen to black influencers share insights on the importance of inspiring others.
by Evette Dionne onOctober 24, 2012
Reflecting on criticism of the provocative social commentator, Clutch magazine's Evette Dionne worries about what she says is the constant characterization of some of us as "black enough," while others are relegated to the outskirts.
September 28, 2012
Touré writes at Time that victory for Obama in 2012 would signify more racial progress than it did in 2008.
April 4, 2012
Journal-isms: Tablets, the most popular of which is the iPad, represent the future of the newspaper business.
March 24, 2012
Touré lays out eight pieces of advice in his Time column covering what he calls "the potentially fatal condition of being black."
by Lynette Holloway onNovember 8, 2011
Calling Herman Cain the Republicans' "new black friend," Touré warns that the latest accusations may scare off potential white voters.
October 22, 2011
The presidential election has not lacked for clowns, and in a circus, Herman Cain fits right in, writes Time contributor Touré.
September 21, 2011
From Outkast rapper Big Boi to Cornel West to Kim Kardashian, stars of all types have been tweeting support for the death row inmate.
Celeb Social: Check out the first in a weekly series dedicated to stars' social media accounts.
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