A recent report by the Los Angeles Times revealed that wealthy residents in the Los Angeles area were misusing vaccine access codes meant for poorer Black and Brown communities.
The North Star with Shaun King joins Substack and charts a bold new path forward. Today begins our annual membership campaign as we push for 25,000 new…
Shaun King
Ahmaud Arbery was killed one year ago in a manner consistent with American history
Donney Rose
18-year-old Rodney Reese was apprehended while walking home from his job at Walmart in freezing temperatures.
Donney Rose
Retired NYPD officer Raymond Wood details the disgusting role he played with the NYPD and FBI in the murder of Malcolm X.
Shaun King
The lies Carolyn Bryant Donham told on 14 year old Emmett Till got him killed. Like Nazis, she's simply not too old to be brought to justice. Why does …
Shaun King
As white people get filthy rich off of mass incarceration, Dr. Glenda Glover, of Tennessee State University, has actually been partnering with the priv…
Shaun King
For the past six months, the city of Denver, Colorado has been running a brilliant pilot program to replace police when 911 is called for at least seve…
Shaun King
A recent study of suicide rates in Chicago's Cook County is a window into the mental health state of Black America over the past 11 months
Donney Rose
Remember Amy Cooper, aka “Central Park Karen”? She’s the white woman who called the police on a Black man, Christian Cooper, when he asked her to keep …
Kendi King
Herb Washington, a former professional baseball player with the Oakland A’s and serial McDonald’s franchiser, recently filed a lawsuit against the fast…
Donney Rose
This is the third installment of Films of Freedom, a Black History Month series curated by The North Star to celebrate the artists that paved the way f…
Kendi King
A recent photo of Texas Senator, Ted Cruz, allegedly boarding a plane to head to Cancun with his family while his state is enduring a brutal winter sto…
Donney Rose
We all know her. The ample bodied, tell-it-like-it-is Black matriarch who pulls no punches, and suffers no fools. She’s sassy and strong. No-nonsense, …
Rai King
In yet another case of police brutality that should've ended in a co
Kendi King
Ep. 413 - The Fort Wayne 3Listen now (12 min) | Last week in Fort Wayne, Indiana - a violent white supremacist walked up to a car with 3 Black teenagers and unloaded his gun on …
The North Star
Ep. 412 - One Year Ago Today a Black Man was Lynched in AmericaListen now (16 min) | Today I wanted to take a moment to help us remember the gravity of what happened in this country one year ago today - as three br…
The North Star
The U.S. has always responded to crises in a way that allows Black and Brown people to endure prolonged suffering.
Kendi King
Ep. 411 - If Nazi's are still being arrested for the Holocaust, we need Carolyn Bryant arre…Listen now (10 min) | This weekend we learned that a 95-year-old Nazi was arrested and deported by the American government for being a guard during the…
The North Star
Poem in response to Stevie Wonder's recent announcement to permanently relocate from the U.S. to Ghana
Donney Rose
16: Is Your Money Racist?Listen now (53 min) | When you contribute to your retirement savings do you know what your investments are contributing to? Are your investment dollars…
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