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Get Your Head Right: An Unapologetic Conversation About Black Mental Health with Dr. Rheeda Walker

The University of Houston psychologist has dedicated her career to studying depression and suicide in the Black community, and now she’s written a new book about that helps us confront those issues head-on

‘All Day and a Night’ Tells a Harrowing but Familiar Father-Son Crime Story

Ashton Sanders and Jeffrey Wright star in this Netflix drama that examines how systemic racism and economic inequality destroy so many black lives. It’s an eminently worthy subject — too bad the film ends up being clichéd.

Why White People Love Watching Black People React to Classic Rock

These ‘first reaction’ videos have become a bizarre YouTube phenomenon — sparking commenters to talk about uniting against racism. Is this actually… good?

Are Black People Really Safe From Coronavirus Because of Melanin?

How fake news helped this strange (and utterly false) coronavirus myth spin out of control