Tag: color

How black artists are breaking country music’s color barrier

How black artists are breaking country music’s color barrier

When Nashville breakout Mickey Guyton gave a powerful performance of “Black Like Me” at the Grammys last month, it was a statement [...]
U.S. Suicides Declined Over All in 2020 but May Have Risen Among People of Color

U.S. Suicides Declined Over All in 2020 but May Have Risen Among People of Color

Ever since the pandemic started, mental health experts have worried that grief, financial strain and social isolation may take an unbearable toll o [...]
NASA to land first person of color on the moon

NASA to land first person of color on the moon

It’s one giant step for diversity. NASA plans to land the first person of color on the moon as part of an international spacefl [...]
What Color Means Coronavirus Safety?

What Color Means Coronavirus Safety?

In California, the color of suffering is the juicy purple of seedless grapes. In Alabama and Alaska, it’s blood-colored. Blue signifies safety in m [...]
Buffalo shock jock fired for comparing burnt toast to celebs’ skin color

Buffalo shock jock fired for comparing burnt toast to celebs’ skin color

A Buffalo shock jock was fired from his gig after comparing his toast preferences to the skin tone of famous black women on Wednesda [...]
Low-income families of color eligible for free cash under Oakland program

Low-income families of color eligible for free cash under Oakland program

Some low-income families of color in Oakland will soon receive $500 a month in no-strings-attached cash as part of a privately funde [...]
Voice Mail Art Project Honors People of Color Killed by the Police

Voice Mail Art Project Honors People of Color Killed by the Police

For her son’s birthday, Gwen Woods left Mario Woods a voice mail message he’ll never hear.Mr. Woods was fatally shot in 2015 by police officers in [...]
Kim Janey becomes first woman, person of color to be Boston mayor

Kim Janey becomes first woman, person of color to be Boston mayor

BOSTON — Boston has a new mayor in Kim Janey, who became the city’s first female and first person of color to take the office Monday [...]
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