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Pit bulls went from America’s best friend to public enemy –...

Colin Dayan, Vanderbilt University As recently as 50 years ago, the pit bull was America’s favorite dog. Pit bulls...

What is Afrofuturism? An English professor explains

Julian C. Chambliss, Michigan State University The new sci-fi musical “Neptune Frost,” set in a Rwandan village constructed with...

Why is the FDA seeking to ban menthol cigarettes? 4 questions...

David Mendez, University of Michigan and Rafael Meza, University of Michigan The FDA has opened the public comment period...

Americans are in a mental health crisis – especially African Americans....

Brad R. Fulton, Indiana University Centuries of systemic racism and everyday discrimination in the U.S. have left a major...

How gay men justify their racism on Grindr

Christopher T. Conner, University of Missouri-Columbia On gay dating apps like Grindr, many users have profiles that contain phrases...

There’s a long history of dances being pilfered for profit –...

Jill Vasbinder, University of Maryland, Baltimore County In January 2020, 14-year-old Jalaiah Harmon created what would become one of...

Pain of police killings ripples outward to traumatize Black people and...

Denise A. Herd, University of California, Berkeley It’s been one year since George Floyd’s murder by a Minneapolis police...

For Black cowboys – from inner-city Philly to small-town Texas –...

Nick Lehr, The Conversation Photographer Ron Tarver grew up in Fort Gibson, a small town in Oklahoma where horses,...

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Sheng-Yang He, Michigan State University Many of us have heard about inflammatory bowel disease, a debilitating condition that is associated with an abnormal collection of...