Interesting links on race and representation.

Article: For Decades, Our Coverage Was Racist. To Rise Above Our Past, We Must Acknowledge It

National Geographic owns up to its racist past. The iconic magazine examines what was include and excluded from the narrative of their coverage.

Video: The guide book that helped black Americans travel during segregation

During the segregation, this guide book helped African-American tourists travel the open road. Check out 99% Invisible’s podcast for a more detailed look at the Green Book.

Article: I’m a Disabled Man, and Here’s What You’re Getting Wrong About Stephen Hawking’s Death

Andrew Gurza explains why the way we talk about the death of Stephen Hawking is ableist.

Article: How to be Authentic in a Fake World

Society often tells you to be yourself, but what does that mean? Gustavo Razzetti writes about shedding the masks we wear in order to be authentic.