UA-48052453-1
[the_ad id="13236"]

The Root

870 POSTS 0 COMMENTS

Donald Trump, White America’s Favorite Christian 

There is no point in debating whether or not President Donald Trump is a “real Christian.” At this point it really doesn’t matter. He...

Philando Castile (still) feeds the children

Philando Castile (Facebook) A fundraising campaign that was started to honor the memory of school-cafeteria supervisor Philando Castile has raised enough money to pay off...
video

Michelle Alexander on the War on Drugs: The Color of Drug...

The Drug Policy Alliance opened its 2017 International Drug Policy Reform Conference on Thursday with acclaimed scholar Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim...

For Dreadlocked Servicewomen, the Fight for Acceptance Is Both a Military...

First Lt. Whennah Andrews of the U.S. Army National Guard tries to hide her braces while showing off her smile. But four years since...

Report: Marijuana Market Projected to Hit $18 Billion by 2021

Inventory including Merry N’Berry is on display at the medical-marijuana dispensary Takoma Wellness Center in Takoma Park, Md. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call/Getty Images) A new...
video

‘Rise Up!’ These Baltimore Grade Schoolers Voices Are So Sweet, They...

11-year-old Kai Young does it for the culture (Facebook Screenshot) My favorite season of The Wire was the fourth one, where the series followed the...

Will You Take a Look at All This Black Genius the...

The best way to start any day is with some black excellence, and today that cup runneth the hell over. The list of MacArthur...

‘White Lives Matter’ Rally Planned for End of Month in Murfreesboro,...

Organizers from several white nationalist groups have applied for permits to host a “White Lives Matter” event on the Rutherford County Courthouse lawn on...

Terry Crews Says He Was a Victim of a Hollywood Male...

Terry Crews’ tweet (@terrycrews via Twitter) Terry Crews took to Twitter Tuesday to say that the whole Harvey Weinstein situation is giving him post-traumatic stress...

6th State Executive Charged With Manslaughter in Flint, Mich., Water Crisis

A special prosecutor brought involuntary manslaughter charges against Michigan’s chief medical executive in relation to the Flint, Mich., water crisis on Monday. State’s Attorney General...