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Susan L. Taylor

Susan L. Taylor on the National CARES Mentoring Movement

Robin White Goode
Susan L. Taylor, editor-in-chief emeritus of Essence magazine and CEO and founder of the National CARES Mentoring Movement, speaks of its important work....
Arts and Culture

Director Sam Pollard Discusses ‘Slavery By Another Name’

Brett Johnson
Longtime Spike Lee collaborator Sam Pollard delivers Slavery By Another Name, a powerful documentary covering history of slavery & prison...

Are There Really More Blacks In Prison Than Were In Slavery?

Alfred Edmond, Jr.
Author Michelle Alexander's The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness cites statistics that claim there are more incarcerated African Americans today...
The Help movie poster
Arts and Culture

Enough Already with Trashing ‘The Help!’

Caroline Clarke
The Help is getting mixed reviews. Some praise the film and its cast—including Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer and Cicely Tyson—with Oscar buzz while others feel...

Power Moves: Today’s Revolution Will Be Tweeted

Derek T. Dingle
Social media continues to fire up global movements. Why Malcolm Gladwell may be surprised...