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In Case You Missed It: Silence is Not an Option
I joined my CNN co-worker Don Lemon for a little water cooler chat on his podcastSilence is Not an Option. In this episode we get into what it's been like to both be in interracial relationships during a national reckoning on race.
Talk Boring to Me with W. Kamau Bell
Have you seen my new series of animated videos calledTalk Boring to Me with W. Kamau Bell? Get ready for this weekend's LA episode of United Shades of America by learning more about the roots of our national housing crisis.
Back to School with Donors Choose
It's back-to-school time and whether you have kids of your own or not, we can all get invested in helping students learn safely.
"1st endorsement for president in publication's 175-year history
Scientific American has endorsed a candidate for president for the 1st time in the publication's 175-year history. CNN's John King speaks to the magazine's…"
"19 families buy nearly 97 acres of land in Georgia to create a city safe for Black people - Pamela Kirkland, CNN
The land, in the town of Toomsboro in rural Wilkinson County, was purchased in August by families now calling themselves the (U'z…"
"Black Lives Matter brings new vitality to Leimert Park. Owners are hoping it will last - Kailyn Brown, L.A. Times
On most days, you can find Sika Dwimfo, 79, sitting outside his namesake store in Leimert Park Village. (Jason Armond / L.A. Times)"