#Police Brutality

  • Article: Why Kerry Washington Says Her Latest Play Left Her 'Broken Open'

    Why Kerry Washington Says Her Latest Play Left Her 'Broken Open'

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 15, 2019

    'American Son' follows a black mother and white father waiting for news of their missing son. Read more

  • Article: A Nigerian Rapper Covered 'This Is America' and It's Brilliant

    A Nigerian Rapper Covered 'This Is America' and It's Brilliant

    By Daniele Selby|May 29, 2018

    "This Is Nigeria" tackles corruption, violence, and Boko Haram. Read more

  • Article: Colin Kaepernick Is Amnesty International’s 2018 Ambassador of Conscience

    Colin Kaepernick Is Amnesty International’s 2018 Ambassador of Conscience

    By Daniele Selby|April 23, 2018

    Kaepernick’s simple gesture at a game in 2016 inspired a peaceful protest movement. Read more

  • Article: An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting

    An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting

    By Daniele Selby|March 16, 2018

    Marielle Franco was critical of police brutality in Brazil’s impoverished favelas, where she grew up Read more

  • Article: The Political History Behind the NFL’s #TakeAKnee Protests

    The Political History Behind the NFL’s #TakeAKnee Protests

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 25, 2017

    Taking a knee in protest of inequality is an act that goes back decades. Read more

  • Article: The 8 Moments From MTV’s 2017 Video Music Awards That Global Citizens Need to Watch

    The 8 Moments From MTV’s 2017 Video Music Awards That Global Citizens Need to Watch

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 28, 2017

    These performances, speeches, and moon people are an inspiration. Read more

  • Article: 6 Things You Should Be Watching After the 'Game of Thrones' Finale

    6 Things You Should Be Watching After the 'Game of Thrones' Finale

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 23, 2017

    These movies and series will fill that "Game of Thrones"-shaped hole in your heart. Read more

  • Article: Jay-Z Is Producing a 6-Part Series & Film on Trayvon Martin Shooting

    Jay-Z Is Producing a 6-Part Series & Film on Trayvon Martin Shooting

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 24, 2017

    Jay Z is shining a light on the dark moment in American history. Read more