This Documentary Takes You Inside the Politics of Blackness in Latin America
The documentary tackles the tension among black and brown people through a series of interviews.
Afro-Colombians Are on Strike—Here’s Why
9 of the Best Songs About Africa By Artists From the Diaspora
Profiles in the Diaspora: Re-thinking Arturo Alfonso Schomburg, the Afro-Puerto Rican Father of the Global African Diaspora
In this weekend read we profile the father of black history Arturo Alfonso Schomburg and his Afro-Puerto Rican heritage.
Miss Rizos Is the Natural Hair Guru ‘Untangling the Roots of Dominican Hair’
Afro-Dominican salon owner Carolina Contreras aka Miss Rizos, talks natural hair in the Dominican Republic in this clip for “Great Big Story.”…
Who is Killing Colombia’s Black Human Rights Activists?
Africa In Your Earbuds
AFRICA IN YOUR EARBUDS #78: Los Rakas
Los Rakas are the selectors behind our latest Africa In Your Earbuds mixtape full of reggaeton, afrobeats, dancehall and more.
Princess Nokia’s ‘Brujas’ is the Afro-Latina Anthem America Needs This Week
Los Rakas On Being Black, Proud and Panamanian & Holding Down the Afro-Latino Sound
We sit down with Los Rakas, the Oakland-based Panamanian duo who have become one of the brightest Afro-Latino acts around.