There's a refugee crisis in Italy and there's hardly anyone talking about it. Over 150,000 Africans migrated across the Mediterranean for safety and thousands have died on their way. This is their story.
Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal is joined in the studio with composer and musician Neo Muyanga. Muyanga is the co-founder of the Pan African Space Station and is currently working on a libretto, Revolting Music.
Husband and Wife Team, Taffi and JG Ayodele, created Africa's 1st Brand of Foldable Flats. We spoke to the founders of Thandos for Color Creatives, our video series highlighting the wave of black innovators in several creative industries.
When The Carter Center began leading the campaign to eradicate Guinea worm in 1986, there were an estimated 3.5 million cases of the disease in 20 countries in Africa and Asia. Today, less than a fraction of one percent of Guinea worm cases remain in a handful of endemic countries: Sudan, Ghana, Mali, Ethiopia, Niger, and Nigeria.
Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal sits down with Professor Rickey Vincent of University of California, Berkeley. Professor Vincent recently released his book, Party Music: The Inside Story of the Black Panthers.
Aziz Ansari Explains Why the Khan Family Is Drake to Donald Trump's Meek Mill
Aziz Ansari compares the feud between Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and a Gold Star military family to the beef between rappers Meek Mill and Drake. (The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon)
This teenager used her father's Diabetes diagnosis as motivation for The Happy Organization--youth-lead nonprofit with a mission to engage/educate/inspire generations of healthy, active, positive, purposeful youth.
The Root 100 2016 honoree, Adam John Foss is the former Assistant District Attorney in Suffolk County, MA and he's fighting the good fight for young people of color by training prosecutors so they don't see these kids as criminals.