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A microscope photo of HeLa cells generated from the tissue of Henrietta Lacks

“The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.”


No, my name isn’t Prieta

My grandmother, Carmen, holding me in 1987. Photos courtesy of the author.


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Resistance to the daily racist madness must continue

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As a Black girl, I was told I couldn’t swim. That was a lie.

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The time is now. Your children are watching.


This week’s roundup of race and racism news

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