Code Switch Race and identity, remixed.

Vincent Flewellen leads a lesson on Ferguson during his eighth-grade multicultural studies course at Ladue Middle School. Tim Lloyd/St. Louis Public Radio hide caption

toggle caption
Tim Lloyd/St. Louis Public Radio

Some St. Louis Teachers Address Ferguson With Lessons On Race

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/359323899/359632785" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Supporters of Navajo presidential candidate Chris Deschene gather outside an administrative court in Window Rock, Ariz. Questions about his fluency in the Navajo language have dogged his campaign. Felicia Fonseca/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Felicia Fonseca/AP

Fox's Gotham stars (from left) John Doman, Camren Bicondova, Jada Pinkett Smith, Robin Lord Taylor and Cory Michael Smith. The show was recently criticized for initially selecting a white stuntwoman as a body double for a black guest star. Fox TV hide caption

toggle caption
Fox TV

'Gotham' Resurfaces Hollywood's Tricky History Of 'Painting Down'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/359077811/359120811" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Scene still from Bert Williams Lime Kiln Field Day Project. Bert Williams, Walker Thompson (standing center), John Wesley Jenkins (seated right). In a concession to white audiences, Williams, the lead, wore blackface, but the other black characters did not. Museum of Modern Art hide caption

toggle caption
Museum of Modern Art

Rare Silent Film With Black Cast Makes A Century-Late Debut

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/358655926/358789971" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Real Housewives of Atlanta star Lisa Wu Hartwell gets a hair treatment at a "Curl Party" hosted by Carol's Daughter and theYBF.com in 2010. Paras Griffin/Landov hide caption

toggle caption
Paras Griffin/Landov

A Black Cosmetic Company Sells, Or Sells Out?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/358263731/358471556" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Paul Wong (Harry Shum, Jr.) leads the Green Dragons, a young, Asian-American gang that trafficked Chinese immigrants into the U.S. with help from the so-called "Snakehead Mama" (Eugenia Yuan). Courtesy of A24 Films hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of A24 Films

A Tale Of Asian Gangs Unleashed In 'Green Dragons' Film

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/357622138/358471562" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A voter casts her ballot at a polling site for Georgia's 2014 primary election in Atlanta. David Goldman/AP hide caption

toggle caption
David Goldman/AP

Concern Over New-Voter Registration In Georgia Ahead Of Election

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/357998924/357998925" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Bethann Hardison said that Oscar de la Renta wasn't scared about putting models of color on the runway in his clothes. Evan Agostini/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Evan Agostini/AP

Model Remembers Oscar De La Renta As An 'Extraordinary Gentleman'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/357859501/357859504" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript