This week on The Confab: Join Assistant Editor and Social Media Manager Akoto Ofori-Atta as she chats with Deputy Editor Lauren Williams, Staff Writer Jenée Desmond-Harris and The Grapevine Editor Tracy Clayton about The Chatterati, The Root's new tool highlighting what's hot with blacks on Twitter.
This week on The Confab: Join Deputy Editor Lauren Williams as she chats with Assistant Editor and Social Media Manager Akoto Ofori-Atta and Staff Writer Jenée Desmond-Harris about insidious forms of street harassment, how the "one-drop rule" works in 2013 and why no one seems to care when female athletes come out.
This week on The Confab: Join Staff Writer Jenée Desmond-Harris and Assistant Editor and Social Media Manager Akoto Ofori-Atta as they chat with Mother Jones' Adam Serwer and the American Prospect's Jamelle Bouie about "well-intended" racial screwups in political speeches, songs and comments about biracial kids. Plus: We unpack Jay-Z's career evolution -- from rap to business to musical attacks on politicians.
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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