iOS app Android app

Ραχήλ

It's been 1 year and Rachel Dolezal is still whiter than mayonnaise

Erin Logan | Posted 06.29.2016 | Black Voices
Erin Logan

Remember Rachel Dolezal? The lady who doesn't understand questions. The white woman who wanted to be black ever since she colored with a brown crayon ...

Why I Don't Support the Actions of Rachel Dolezal

Mahogany Clayton | Posted 06.17.2016 | Black Voices
Mahogany Clayton

Racism is more than a white person coming up to you and yelling a racial slur, it's a daily struggle and a constant fear. No, I've never been called a n*gger, but I'm forced to but I can't change my blackness when it's convenient. And it's not fair that she can choose something we can't.

Rachel Dolezal On 'Today': 'I Identify As Black'

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 06.17.2015 | Black Voices

Rachel Dolezal, the embattled former NAACP leader whose white parents say she misrepresented her identity by masquerading as a black woman for years, ...

What Genesis Says About Marriage: It's Not What You Think

Charles J. Reid, Jr. | Posted 06.19.2015 | Religion
Charles J. Reid, Jr.

There are many Christians, especially fundamentalists, who remain convinced that the Book of Genesis establishes life-long monogamous marriage between one man and one woman as the sole biblically-approved form of marital union. This is a viewpoint shared by popular writers and even some academics.

America's UFO Capital Threatened by Invasion of Neo-Nazis

Roadtrippers | Posted 01.28.2014 | Weird News
Roadtrippers

With its flying saucer-themed diners and it's proximity to Area 51, the town of Rachel, Nevada has been the UFO capital of America for at least 25 yea...

Thanksgiving: Parshat VaYeitzei

Harry Rothenberg | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Harry Rothenberg

Leah names her fourth son "Yehuda," drawing the name from a word meaning thankfulness. But why did she wait for her fourth son's birth before thanking G-d?

Two Detroit Docs On Shortlist For 2013 Oscar Nominations

Posted 12.04.2012 | Detroit

The Motor City could be getting some star treatment at the 2013 Academy Awards, thanks to two Detroit-centered films that are now being considered as ...

God of Our Foremothers -- Why I am a Feminist Jew

Judy Bolton-Fasman | Posted 12.02.2012 | Religion
Judy Bolton-Fasman

I am a feminist Jew because the God of my foremothers doesn't recognize a caste system and because I'm angry over the injustices too frequently lorded over Jewish women.

Rachael Ray's Favorite Burgers At The South Beach Burger Bash

Josh Ozersky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky

...

Cultivating your inner Jennifer Aniston

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

If someone asked you to characterize actress Jennifer Aniston, after "beautiful" and "talented," the next word that might come to mind would be "nice....

How Glee Is Changing the World, One 12 Year-Old at a Time

Holly Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Holly Robinson

With singing gay football players, Down Syndrome cheerleaders and dancing wheelchairs, Glee is changing the world, one 12 year-old at a time.

Obama Talks Mozart on Maddow

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Maggie Van Ostrand

In a debate with Rachel Maddow on MSNBC, President Obama said, "If only we had had the Public Option in our health overhaul, Wolfgang Mozart would be alive today."