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Finn Deserved Better — And So Did Black ‘Star Wars’ Fans

‘Disney better not screw this up,’ I thought. We all know what happened next. Of course, there was an easy fix all along.

The Blackest Thing About Me Is That I’ve Never Gotten the Flu Shot

…Until now. It’s a journey to trust a medical system that’s been historically detrimental to Black American health. But change is afoot — in the form of an unconventional barbershop campaign

How ‘MLK/FBI’ Chronicled an American Disgrace

Director Sam Pollard takes us inside his documentary about the FBI’s surveillance campaign against Martin Luther King Jr. — and the danger of putting heroes on pedestals

TikTok’s ‘African Water King’ Dispels Your Racist Stereotypes, One Glass at a Time

Nigerian creator Emmanuel Kalu, aka Dede UK, was already a TikTok pun master — but his greatest success has been upturning ignorant myths about his home