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The Root is the premier news, opinion and culture site for African-American influencers. Founded in 2008, under the leadership of Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr., The Root provides smart, timely coverage of breaking news, thought-provoking commentary and gives voice to a changing, more diverse America.

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The Funk Boutique : Self-Representation—How Can It Expand the Boundaries of Black Fashion (...)

  23/06 | “Enjoy the opulence.” Read more...

Take a Look, It's in a MasterClass Book—LeVar Burton's Storytelling Rainbow (...)

  23/06 | Sharpen your pencils and get ready to take notes because the newest MasterClass instructor is none other than LeVar Burton! If there (...)

Traffic Deaths Increased During the Pandemic, and Black People Died at a Higher Rate, Report (...)

  23/06 | One of the most frustrating things that arises when trying to talk about race is that white America seems to operate under the (...)

Dear Kyrsten Sinema : Who TF Is 'We' ?

  22/06 | The still Mississippi courtroom was suspended in a silence that can only be accompanied by prayer when Mose Wright rose from his chair. (...)

Erykah Badu Revisits Mama's Gun on the Latest Episode of Fader Uncovered

  22/06 | When he’s not preoccupied with ruling the Billboard charts and collaborating with some of the biggest names in music, super-producer (...)

No Guidance : Chris Brown Under Investigation for Reportedly Slapping a Woman

  22/06 | It seems Chris Brown could still use a little guidance on how to keep his hands off of women and how to prevent frequent run-ins with (...)

Indiana Man Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison for Racially Harassing Black Neighbor

  22/06 | White people en masse seem to be on a crusade to fuck around and find out. Last summer, an Indiana man decided to fuck around and (...)

Michael Sam Offers Words of Encouragement After Carl Nassib Comes Out as NFL's 1st Gay (...)

  22/06 | On Monday, Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib became the first active NFL player to come out as gay. Read (...)

Newsmax Guest Says Critical Race Theory Will Lead to Nazi-Style Death Camps for White (...)

  22/06 | In Today’s episode of White People Are Crazy, rightwing talk radio host Michael Savage took his I-wanna-be-oppressed-so-bad ass on (...)

Telfar's Going to the 2021 Olympics—With Team Liberia

  22/06 | Long before he was an award-winning designer and the creator of the “Bushwick Birkin,” 2021 The Glow Up 50 honoree Telfar Clemens (...)

Michigan Cop Who Said He’d Kill Himself If He Had Been Born Black Fired Over Racist (...)

  22/06 | Last week, The Root reported that an unidentified Warren, Mich., police officer was under investigation after being accused of posting (...)

Atlanta Ikea Introduces Juneteenth Menu So Bad That 33 Black Employees Didn't Show Up for (...)

  22/06 | While it’s great that Juneteenth is finally receiving national recognition, it comes with the unfortunate downside of white people doing (...)

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  23/06 | Biden’s visits to Mississippi and Tennessee come as health experts warn that young people in the South are increasingly being (...)

Man sentenced for rape — two years, two continents and a faked death later

  23/06 | Kim Avis began a 15-year sentence for rape and other crimes in Scotland last week — after an investigation in the American West that (...)

Colombia reaches 100,000 deaths from COVID-19 as cases surge

  23/06 | Colombia has reached 100,000 confirmed deaths from COVID-19 this week, becoming just the tenth country in the world to hit the grim (...)

5.8-magnitude quake shakes Peru coast ; no reports of damage

  23/06 | A 5.8-magnitude earthquake has hit Peru’s central coast, causing some residents of the capital to run out of shaking homes or (...)

Other countries use ranked-choice voting. Has its moment in the U.S. arrived (...)

  23/06 | New Yorkers are voting in a system that finds parallels in other Western democracies. Its advocates believe the rest of the country (...)

Live updates : Biden to deliver remarks on gun crime prevention amid rise in (...)

  23/06 | Among other measures, the Biden administration intends to revoke the licenses of gun sellers who neglect to run required background (...)
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