Fifty years after Martin Luther King Jr’s death, a stark racial divide remains in Milwaukee.
Image copyright AFP Mammies, jezebels, Sapphires. Black women in America have long been dogged by negative stereotypes, rooted in a history of racism and slavery. In the aftermath of Serena Williams’ controversial US Open loss, it’s the trope of the “angry black woman” that has once again re-emerged. During the US Open final, Williams received […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tens of thousands of demonstrators attended one of the biggest rallies in Washington DC since the Vietnam War era It was the biggest gun control protest in a generation. Hundreds of rallies were staged across the US and beyond as marchers filled the streets calling for the implementation of […]