Coronavirus Prisoner Release Policy May Exclude Black People Disproportionately
by Zack Linly on March 29, 2020 at 5:50 pm
Correctional facilities across the nation have been struggling with the issue of overcrowded prisons. This had been a major problem all on its own, but one […]
LeVar Burton Wants to Give Us a Live-Streamed Version of His Podcast. Legal Issues Present Challenge
by Zack Linly on March 29, 2020 at 4:07 pm
If you were a child at any point between 1983 and 2006 and Reading Rainbow wasn’t instrumental in kicking off your educational experience, did you even […]
Black Woman Shot to Death by Cops, Cops Outraged That Second Suspect Was Released From Jail
by Zack Linly on March 29, 2020 at 2:43 pm
On March 13 in Louisville, Ky, 26-year-old Breonna Taylor was shot to death in what appeared to be a botched police raid as officers from the Louisville Metro […]
Sunday's Best Deals: Kindle Credit, $52 Office Chair, B2G1 Video Games, and More
by Elizabeth Henges on Kinja Deals, shared by Elizabeth Henges to The Root on March 29, 2020 at 2:23 pm
A 5TB external hard drive, a buy 2 get one free video game sale, 30% off Patagonia, a $52 office chair, and more lead for Sunday’s best deals.Read more...
Spend $20 in eBooks, Get $5 Credit to Spend on More eBooks
by Elizabeth Henges on Kinja Deals, shared by Elizabeth Henges to The Root on March 29, 2020 at 11:37 am
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Da Brat and Jesseca Dupart Confirm Relationship on Instagram with $200,000 Bentley Birthday Gift Video
by Brooklyn Baldwin on The Grapevine, shared by Brooklyn Baldwin to The Root on March 28, 2020 at 9:30 pm
The cat’s out the bag. And Da Brat is out the closet – apparently.Read more...
Civil Rights Icon, Prominent Preacher Joseph Lowery Passes Away at 98
by Brooklyn Baldwin on March 28, 2020 at 5:45 pm
His is the epitome of a life well lived.Read more...
by Kinja! on Kinja Roundup, shared by Danielle C. Belton to The Root on March 27, 2020 at 10:12 pm
Lifehacker You Don't Need to Sanitize Your Groceries |Gizmodo Trump Threatens to 'Invoke "P"' After Finding Out How Much Ventilators Cost […]
Goin' Back to Cali: Meghan and Harry Settle Into the Golden State Just in Time to Shelter-in-Place
by Maiysha Kai on The Glow Up, shared by Maiysha Kai to The Root on March 27, 2020 at 10:00 pm
After months of speculation, weeks of wrapping up royal obligations, and the announcement on Wednesday that Prince Charles has been diagnosed with COVID-19, […]
JACHS NY Is Elevating Classic Spring Fashion and Dropping Prices While They're at It
by Sheilah Villari on Kinja Deals, shared by Gabe Carey to The Root on March 27, 2020 at 9:25 pm
JACHS NY’s entire philosophy is that of effortless ageless fashion. Everything in each collection is in the vein of classic American style. While we have […]
Retail Therapy: Being Housebound Could Be an Excellent Opportunity to #BuyBlack
by Maiysha Kai on The Glow Up, shared by Maiysha Kai to The Root on March 27, 2020 at 9:00 pm
If you’re anything like me (or the majority of The Root crew), the stresses of self-isolating are already taking their toll—we’ve been […]
The World Is Burning but Don't Worry, Kanye West Has a $60 Hoodie He Wants to Sell You
by Anne Branigin on The Glow Up, shared by Anne Branigin to The Root on March 27, 2020 at 8:00 pm
No matter the state of the world, ‘Ye is gonna ‘Ye, I guess.Read more...