James Baldwin

The writer left out of frustration with a racist country, but the reason he returned reveals the hope he still had as a black gay American. 

March 10 2017 7:02 AM Updated

In honor of Black History Month, here are five brothers and sisters to appreciate.

February 22 2017 1:48 PM

Raoul Peck speaks about how his Academy Award-nominated documentary on gay writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin could not be more contemporary.

February 21 2017 1:05 PM

The black and gay writer died 30 years ago. But a new documentary, I Am Not Your Negro, gifts his words on race and rebellion to a new generation of Americans.

February 03 2017 6:38 AM

James Baldwin felt he was part of his elders’ hope for the future. How can we make it possible for young trans men and women to feel that for themselves?

November 07 2013 6:00 AM
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