Pass the Mic: Ally’s Leave Loud Story Part 2

PASS THE MIC A Witness Podcast LEAVE LOUD: Ally Henny’s Story Part 2 March 29, 2021 [TRANSCRIPT] TYLER BURNS: You […]

Pass the Mic: Ally’s Leave Loud Story Part 1

PASS THE MIC A Witness Podcast LEAVE LOUD: Ally Henny’s Story Part 1 March 22, 2021 [TRANSCRIPT] TYLER BURNS: Well, […]

Review: Voices of Fire

Can the power of music heal the racial divide in America? Bishop Ezekiel Williams hopes so, which is why he […]

Donald Trump and the assault on truth

I know that I’m stating the obvious here, but I’m going to state it anyway in case it isn’t obvious […]

The school-to-prison pipeline in the virtual classroom

Children should not have to navigate the same racism that they experience at schools in their own homes.

Dear Token

I’m concerned that you are playing a losing game in which you trade your dignity for a few crumbs of approval. The game dictates that you trade parts of yourself, your identity, and your culture for a set of fringe benefits. The problem is that these benefits (such as access to networks and opportunities) require you to continue to give these parts of yourself away until you are molded into the image of the Model Negro.

Black Lives Matter, but everything ain’t Black Lives Matter

The Black Lives Matter organization is one of the scores of organizations that are invested in the liberation of Black […]

Who asked for this? A White Christian Nationalist painting depicts Black ancestors praying for Trump

Jon McNaughton’s painting “Legacy of Hope” is a literal illustration of what it means to take the Lord’s name in vain.

Keep Walking

On the path of anti-racism, there are times when we are going to find ourselves at odds with others. There are times when the path might feel hard and lonely. But if we keep on pushing toward what is right, we will find our people.

Taking down the Emancipation Memorial: When whiteness tells our stories

In May of 2020, amidst national unrest sparked by the murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, and many […]