Elle Sagar breaks down Rachel Dolezal's obsession with blackness in this article. She will leave you thinking about this form of ethnic whitewashing that is not totally unique but has manifested itself in a new way.
The terroristic destruction of Black Wall Street in 1921 is one of the most horrific stories you will ever learn about. It was located in the Greenwood neighborhood in Tusla, Oklahoma and was burned to the ground in what has been labeled the Tulsa race riot by history.
While some have tried to encourage black people to forget the past, the continuance and rising threat of right-wing extremism forces us to relive this ugly chapter in American history.
These 10 melanin quotes are for all of the science geeks and nerds out there that proves that there is something innately special about blackness.
The goals of the black bourgeoisie have often clashed with the black radical tradition and economic black radicalism in general. To truly progress as a people, black people will have to question the underlying assumptions of capitalism as a system that will bring economic equality and close the black-white wealth gap.
Black spending power is overrated. There is something much more important that we as black people should be focused on and it doesn't involve building foundations in a system of exploitation so we can further exploit our own people and create a separate class of 'bourgeoisie Blacks' who will undoubtedly show the same disdain for lower class Blacks that 'bourgeoisie Whites' show.