Here’s what I hear from everyone in my family: “Why you so skinny?” “Boy you thiiin!” “Get some meat on your bones.” Okay, I know I’m skinny. But bringing it up at every family gathering doesn’t change anything.
Having to spend my childhood rehearsing for the day a police officer would pull me over may sound scary. And I’m aware it’s not something parents of all races feel the need to teach their kids. But the day it actually happened, I was gratefu that my mom made sure I was ready.
Bill Maher recently called himself a N-Word, here is what some YR interns had to say about his bad humor.
Before you get mad, you should actually watch the show.
Academy Award-winning filmmaker and writer John Ridley has caused a stir by casting an Asian actress, Freida Pinto, at the center of his new Showtime series Guerrilla.
Kellyanne Conway is the master of dodging questions and giving false answers to journalists. What if ordinary people spoke like Kellyanne in their daily lives?
On the eve of Donald Trump’s first address to a Joint Session of Congress, the nation sits in anticipation to hear his agenda for his administration. But how will his plans affect the lives of youth across the country?
What happens when all of Black history is crammed into one month? Certain stories are lost.
Riley Lockett gives a rundown of the 2017 Oscar nominations for Best Picture, and gives his input on the diversity in this year’s pics, unlike last year.