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Ivy Sole's latest record 'Candid' acknowledges hard truths: making peace with the double-edged sword of trying to live ethically while extending empathy to people who've hurt you.
Media for good trouble.
Liberation lives here.
Texas Organizing Project rallies its 285,000 members to keep momentum with some 6 million voters in the state's most populated counties between election cycles.
Florida Rising is empowering organizers and redirecting resources to address government failings and shift the balance of power across the state.
Mississippi Votes invests in year-round community-building to build momentum for long-term political change.
Energy utilities have invested hundreds of millions of dollars into a waste management system they say could turn hog industry problems into profits.
Samaria Rice, Da'Shaun Harrison, and Joy James critique legal studies and discuss the violence of the state in the wake of the U.S. Department of Justice's refusal to reopen investigation into the murder of Tamir Rice.
Arts & Soul
Durham's Rofhiwa Book Cafe hosted Melissa Harris-Perry in conversation with the author about the violence perpetrated against Black women in the South and across the nation.
Poems by Faylita Hicks, Victoria Newton Ford, and Kiki Nicole take center stage in our last installment of Poetry & Playlists, curated by Lambda Literary Award Finalist Aurielle Marie.
Poetry from Ebony Stewart, Ariana Brown, Óscar Moisés Díaz. From page, to stage, to stars, these Southern poets, performers, and astrologers force us to reckon with the spaces between us for this installment of Poetry & Playlists.
This week's poems confront a generation's exhaustion with belief systems that don't know what to make of our bodies: Black bodies, Queer bodies, Stolen bodies, Hungry bodies. Poetry from Aldo Amparán, Ra Malika Imhotep, and W.J. Lofton.
Scalawag kicks off National Poetry Month with the first installment of Poetry & Playlists, featuring new poems by ATL's Aurielle Marie, Texas-based necropoet mónica teresa ortiz, and Scalawag arts & soul editor Alysia Nicole Harris.
Race & Place
For black folks in an antiblack world, it's impossible to ever truly heal from intergenerational trauma, Da'Shaun Harrison writes.
During the month of Ramadan, Muslims worldwide participate in ritual fasting and communal celebrations. The 10,000 Muslims incarcerated in Florida's prisons struggle to do so under discriminatory accommodations.
When society places undue importance on romantic relationships, unpartnered people—and other kinds of love—are shunned to the margins.
The independent Latinx podcast covering everything from art to anti-Blackness, music to voting, and queer identities to white supremacy, with dry wit and sarcastic humor.
It's been two years since Breonna Taylor was killed by police. In her honor, Louisville photographers continue to capture state violence, calling for accountability and the end of militarized policing—at home and around…