Victoria Jackson's claim is that we don’t thank white people enough for their contributions to society. To rectify that, we should have a White History Month. Let's take a moment for a collective facepalm, shall we?
A genetic condition that causes lifelong anemia, sickle cell affects millions worldwide, most commonly people of African descent. In Cameroon and parts of Africa, the disease is highly stigmatized and often attributed to witchcraft.
The two prominent Latinos running for Chicago mayor say they won't unify around a consensus candidate as several African-Americans who once eyed the job have done.Gery Chico and Miguel del Valle are among a crowded field in a campaign that has a chance of producing Chicago's first Latino mayor.
A photo exhibit tackling race and gender is currently up at the Art Institute of Chicago’s Modern Wing.The "Kitchen Table Series" was created by Carrie Mae Weems in 1990. Through 20 black and white photos, Weems chronicled the story of one African-American woman.