He Redefined ‘Racist.’ Now He’s Trying to Build a Newsroom.

The author Ibram Kendi and The Boston Globe team up to cover racism, inspired by Boston’s 19th century abolitionist newspapers.

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Why Young New Yorkers Are Facing a Tougher Job Crisis

No age group has faced a worse economic crisis in New York City than young workers, especially those who are Black, Hispanic or do not have a college degree.

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‘White Fragility’ Is Everywhere. But Does Antiracism Training Work?

Robin DiAngelo’s best seller is giving white Americans a new way to talk about race. Do those conversations actually serve the cause of equality?

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Overwhelmed With Orders, Some Black-Owned Bookstores Ask for Patience

“We are running as fast as we can,” a Boston shop told customers who are clamoring for antiracism books that are soaring in popularity but hard to keep in stock.

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People Are Marching Against Racism. They’re Also Reading About It.

Books on the subject have soared up best-seller lists as protests continue across the country.

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