Clips

Environment & Land Use

GUEST COLUMN | Fish Island victory reflects interest convergence, The St. Augustine Record (August 2019)

U.N. recognizes Fort Mose, free Black town established 127 years before Juneteenth, ESSENCE (June 2019)

Graves of the Enslaved? Evidence suggests enslaved African people may be buried on St. Augustine’s Fish Island, now eyed for luxury homes., WUFT Media (December 2018)

Beyoncé, UNICEF and Gucci partnership brings $1 million support for clean water project in Burundi, Black Youth Project (March 2018)

Will and Jaden Smith’s company Just Water donates fresh water to a still struggling Flint, MI, Black Youth Project (March 2018)

South Africa moves to take lands from settlers’ descendants to redistribute to indigenous South Africans, Black Youth Project (March 2018)

Cape Town officials push back projected timeline to run out of water, Black Youth Project (February 2018)

Climate change costs the U.S. big, new report reveals, Black Youth Project (January 2018)

Human Rights

Nicki Minaj takes stand for human rights, pulls out of Saudi Arabia Music Festival, ESSENCE (July 2019) 

Mike Pence believes the end of abortion rights to come soon, Black Youth Project (March 2018)

It’s more than just vulgar words: 45 denies people from Haiti, Belize and Samoa temporary work visas, Black Youth Project (January 2018)

Homeland Security hits Salvadoran people while they are down, announces end of status, Black Youth Project (January 2018)

Hurricane Irma evacuation plans excluded many South Florida inmates, Black Youth Project (September 2017)

The least of these deserves to be: opposing disparate sterilization, Rutgers Journal of Bioethics (Spring 2016)

Culture

Snapchat green-lit ad mocking Rihanna’s survival of domestic violence, stock sinks $1 billion, Black Youth Project (March 2018)

#EbonyOwes Agreement: Black writers’ and union diligence reverses magazine’s economic abuse, Black Youth Project (March 1, 2018)

Camila Cabello erases enslaved Africans’ contributions in call to support immigrants at the Grammys, Black Youth Project (January 2018)

REVIEW: ‘Hidden Figures’ amplifies Black female brilliance and community, Black Youth Project (January 2017)

Beyoncé’s Lemonade doesn’t have to mean everything to everyone, Teen Vogue (April 2016)

Connecting HBCUs with Cuba makes sense for dollars, the Diaspora and dissent, HBCU Digest (February 2015)

Policing/Criminal Justice

Starbucks CEO apologizes to Black men arrested in Philly store, Black police commissioner defends arrest, Black Youth Project (April 2018)

First Guantanamo detainee transfer under Trump administration expected soon, Black Youth Project (February 2018)

The trauma of police brutality, USA Today (September 2016)

How Palestininian protesters helped Black Lives Matter, USA Today (April 2016)

HBCUs lead with new responses, perspectives on gun violence epidemic, HBCU Digest (December 2015)

American policing: a national security issue for people of color, HBCU Digest (May 2015)