Commentary

Racism Is Everywhere, So Why Not Move South? [The New York Times]

I’m Trying to Find Hope, but This Campaign Isn’t Helping [The Nation]

Dear America: What does justice look like for black people in a land that never loved us? [Quartz]

Is Egg Freezing Only for White Women? [The New York Times]

Note to Media: Black Lives Matter is Not a ‘Get Out the Vote’ Campaign [The Nation]

Martin Luther King probably would have hated what his day has come to represent [Quartz]

Science Proves People Act More Racist Than They Think [Quartz]

Will Hollywood’s White Allies Please Stand Up? [Quartz]

A Crowd Sourced Project of Beautiful, Historic Images of People of Color [Quartz]

This Week Obama Stopped Being the President of One America [Quartz]

Book Review: Who We Be by Jeff Chang [San Francisco Chronicle]

The black middle class failed Micheal Brown long before a white police officer shot him [Quartz]

It’s time to admit that America will never really include black America [Quartz]

Why Blue Ivy’s Hair Matters [The Atlantic]

“12 Years” only proves that Hollywood is a slave to business as usual [Quartz]

It’s Kinda Black and White [The Weekly Wonk/Quartz]

7 Questions for Professor Martin Gilens [PolicyShop]

It’s time to put a moratorium on the word ‘racist’ [The Guardian]

Where are the Ordinary Black Youth in Pop Culture? [BillMoyers.com]

Our 21st century segregation: we’re still divided by race [The Guardian]

Why Isn’t the Cosby Show for a New Generation on Network TV? [The Washington Post]

End of Conversation? [The Washington Post]

Imagining A World Without Nuclear Weapons [PolicyMic]

Can A Woman Be President?Rick Santorum Campaign Staffer Says No [PolicyMic]

Is A Black Power Holiday Still Necessary? [politic365.com]

‘Occupy’-ers Seek Social Awareness, Not Policy Change [U.S.News & World Report]

First Lady Criticism on Target? [politico.com]

Faith Without Works [Upscale]