Like so many friends, spouses and other loved ones who aren’t enthralled by the Marvel Cinematic Universe, I went to see “Spider-Man: No Way H…
Sidney Poitier, Hollywood's first Black movie star and the first Black man to win the best actor Oscar, has died at 94.
Sidney Poitier, whose elegant bearing and principled onscreen characters made him Hollywood's first Black movie star and the first Black man t…
Our world has lost one of the giants of natural science with the recent passing of Harvard professor Edwin O. Wilson.
While Black people represent around 13.4% of the U.S., they hold only 4% of the nation's wealth, according to data from a 2020 Brookings Institution report.
Urban League of Greater Madison's $25 million Black Business Hub and the $38 million Center for Black Excellence and Culture — two South Side development projects — will each receive $1 million from the foundation. The developments, once constructed, would promote Black culture and aid Black-led businesses.
Wisconsin should think twice -- and attend to the data -- before extending test-optional admissions. Motivated by the laudable goal of creatin…
gener8tor has partnered with the Urban League of Greater Madison to launch “gBETA Urban League,” an accelerator that will establish and grow Black-owned businesses.
The proportion of both women and people of color in top leadership positions has “increased by an average of 2.5%” each year from 2016 to 2021.
UW-Madison flew the Ho-Chunk Nation flag atop Bascom Hall, marking the first time that the university flew another nation’s flag with the U.S. and state flags.
'Eternals' actress Angelina Jolie says the movie's diverse cast of superheroes "felt so right" and "how it always should have been".
Some new shops have "popped up" on Madison's State Street, which showcase what the city's diverse businesses have to offer the community.
The university updated its announcement to remove language saying the counselors would "exclusively serve students of color."
After a year of separation due to COVID-19, the diverse and nationally renowned chamber orchestra Sphinx Virtuosi is back and rehearsing in wh…
"It's time for people to understand that everybody has a right to our natural spaces."
Naomie Harris believes that her portrayal of Eve Moneypenny in the 'James Bond' franchise has helped to inspire diversity.
Founder Uchenna Jones recalled times where she’s been run off the road by cars or cyclists. It makes the decision about where to run an intimidating one.
The lessons of 2020 are showing up in Madison art museums in 2021.
I’ve been living in Madison long enough to conclude that there’s no central hub of Hispanic life here as there is in other cities.
Here's a look at the racial diversity of the 10 most selective universities in the U.S., according to college scorecard data from the U.S. Dep…
Madison Climbers of Color is a new group, which was created to promote diversity in the sport of rock climbing. The group meets regularly at Boulders Climbing Gym.