Blacks Category

April 10, 2019

Overlooked No More: Rose Morgan, a Pioneer in Hairdressing and Harlem

From 1945 on, her Rose Meta House of Beauty drew black women around the country to the famed enclave of Sugar Hill and “the biggest Negro beauty parlor in the world.”

March 31, 2019

Who Should Be Embarrassed?

If Jussie Smollett’s racists were imaginary, then conservatives can argue the racists we all see are imaginary.

March 31, 2019

Editorial Observer: How Blackface Feeds White Supremacy

A racist caricature from 19th-century minstrel theater still haunts America.