The late Julian Bond conducted 51 extensive interviews with prominent black leaders in America. Phyllis Leffler (University of Virginia), who led the project with Bond, has written a book on… More»
In this hour, we talk about the ways people support each other, and the meaning it can have for the supported—from parenting to mentoring to talking through traumatic experiences.
Passed at the height of the eugenics movement, the Racial Integrity Act proclaimed the existence of only two racial categories in Virginia—”colored” and… More»
Poet Lucille Clifton is widely acclaimed for her powerful explorations of race, womanhood, and spirituality. This June she was honored by the… More»