‘What If Harry Potter Had Been Black?’ Tomi Adeyemi on Representation and Fostering Empathy Through Her Epic Fantasy Series

Tomi Adeyemi wants to wrap her readers in a “dangerous but warm” blanket. Her young adult novels—the hit epic Children of Blood and Bone and its highly anticipated new sequel, Children of Virtue and Vengeance—combine escapist fantasy with clear-eyed confrontations … Read more…

Biden says Trump has no ‘sense of empathy’ for U.S. middle class

Democratic U.S. presidential contender Joe Biden attacked President Donald Trump’s economic policies on Wednesday, telling voters in the electoral battleground state of Pennsylvania that the middle class is “in trouble.” Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today … Read more…