Chadwick Boseman’s death underscores colorectal cancer increase in younger adults and health gaps for African Americans

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Is NCAA football too big to fail?

Nebraska, a member of the Big Ten conference, won’t be playing football this fall. AP Photo/Nati…

When police stop Black men, the effects reach into their homes and families

Black men are stopped by police in disproportionate numbers. Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images Deadric…

With Harris pick, Biden reaches out to young Black Americans

Will young, Black Americans turn out to vote in November? Stephen Maturen/Getty Images Sam Fulwood III,…

Smartphone witnessing becomes synonymous with Black patriotism after George Floyd’s death

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Reflecting on the case of Cyntoia Brown – talking with the director of ‘Murder to Mercy’

Cyntoia Brown was sentenced to 51 years in prison when just 16 years old. Courtesy of…

Muslim Americans assert solidarity with Black Lives Matter, finding unity within a diverse faith group

Muslims demonstrate against police brutality and racial injustice in Brooklyn. John Lamparski/NurPhoto via Getty Images Amir…

How racism in US health system hinders care and costs lives of African Americans

Mortality rates for COVID-19 are two to three times higher for African Americans than whites. Getty…

Why safely reopening high school sports is going to be a lot harder than opening college and pro ball

Ongoing testing, say the authors, is critical to bringing back amateur sports. Getty Images / Erik…

Black Americans, crucial workers in crises, emerge worse off – not better

A group of sharecroppers, evicted from their land in the Great Depression, stand beside a Missouri…

From grandfather to grandson, the lessons of the Tulsa race massacre

From grandfather to grandson, the lessons of the Tulsa race massacre Smoke rises from damaged properties…