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.
Danielle Olson is getting her PhD in electrical engineering and computer science at MIT. She’s also a black female activist. So what is it like being a minority of a minority at one of the most elite schools in the country?
I’m not white. I’m also not not-white. So it’s fuzzy figuring out exactly what privileges I benefit from.
When you hear the word “privilege,” you might picture a super rich person wearing a tuxedo and eating caviar for breakfast. But it’s not just the “one percenters” who have privilege. Privilege is tied to your race, class, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, immigration or health status.
I sat down with my mom and my great grandma to talk about feminism not knowing how much race plays into being a feminist or not being one.
Recently, commentator Sierra Fang-Horvath participated in a school-wide diversity exercise that revealed more than she ever expected.
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 are your deal breakers? Could you be with someone who doesn’t recycle? On Valentine’s Day, our teen journalists share the traits they couldn’t tolerate in a significant other.
The more time I spend in the diverse and accepting Oakland world, the more I notice something that sets me apart in Lafayette: my race.
Harassment, Deportation, Race Relations. Young people express their fears and hopes about President Trump’s potential policies, looking ahead to a new presidency.