EXCLUSIVE: Nikole Hannah-Jones and Co-Author Renée Watson Debut 'Born on the Water,' a New Children's Book Based on The 1619 Project
The team behind the lyrical picture book discuss the importance— and beauty— of telling children our history. Born on the Water is on sale November 16.
Ta-Nehisi Coates will also join the HBCU's faculty.
After initially denying tenure to Nikole Hannah-Jones, the journalist behind The 1619 Project, the UNC Board of Trustees approved the tenured position.
Black faculty at UNC have expressed concerns about feeling undervalued for years. Denying Nikole Hannah-Jones was the final straw for some.
Voices have spoken out against UNC for denying tenure to the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and incoming Knight Chair in Race and Investigative Journalism at her alma mater.
The congresswoman loves her signature red lip, but she credits something else as the ultimate beauty confidence booster.
The Massachusetts Democratic representative is unapologetic about showing up as her authentic self.
Cotton stands by his remarks and attributes the outrage to "fake news."
The award-winning series about slavery and its roots to modern-day racism will be produced and developed into multiple forms of entertainment
"How can I not believe that the ancestors intervened on this moment,” wrote Hannah-Jones on Twitter.
Inspired by the winning campaigns of Reps. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, Ayanna Pressley and others in 2018, Wilkes wants to spark real change in Maryland’s 5th congressional district.
Hannah-Jones forced a nation in deep denial to turn its searing gaze inward, to recognize the extent and continuation of its injustice and brutality.
The congresswoman has a new look and she’s wearing it on the House floor with pride.
Rep. Ayanna Pressley is now living in her truth and exploring the new swag that can come with a new hair journey.
Black girls are suspended, expelled, referred to law enforcement and arrested on school campuses at rates that far exceed the public school population as a whole, and that far exceeds their white peers.
Patrick Carlineo Jr., 55, could face up to 10 years in prison for threatening to assault and murder a U.S. official.
The United States, a nation addicted to punishment and cages, is the number one jailer in the world, something that Pressley is seeking to change.
"Mudbound" cinematographer Rachel Morrison makes her directorial debut with the film, which tells the story of boxer Claressa "T-Rex" Shields.