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05
Feb

Justice for Trayvon: The Spark

On Feb. 26, 2012, just three weeks after his 17th birthday, Trayvon Martin was murdered. Today would have been his 24th birthday. The killing of Trayvon triggered a series of protests and inspired the …

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11
Aug

UC Press Welcomes Ethnic Studies Review

University of California Press is pleased to welcome Ethnic Studies Review to its growing stable of sociology journals, and in celebration, we are making a special issue of ESR dedicated to the …

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05
Apr

Black Power Fifty Years On

by Tom Adam Davies, author of Mainstreaming Black Power This guest post is part of a series published in conjunction with the meeting of the Organization of American Historians in New Orleans. The theme …

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07
Feb

The Black Panther Party’s Ten-Point Program

Last October marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, California, when, in 1966, college students Bobby Seale and Huey Newton vowed to prevent police brutality against black …

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20
Aug

From Du Bois to Black Lives Matter

By Aldon Morris, author of The Scholar Denied: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Birth of Modern Sociology This guest post is published in advance of the American Sociological Association conference in Chicago.Check …

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