Author, professor and anti-racism activist Ibram X. Kendi, pictured in September 2019, is one of the co-founders of The Emancipator. The new publication is the result of a partnership between Boston University’s Center for Antiracist Research, which Kendi leads, and the Boston Globe newspaper.

WASHINGTON, US – SEPTEMBER 26: American University professor Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, stands for a portrait at the School of International Service following a panel discussion on his new book How to Be an Antiracist in Washington, DC. Kendis discussion spoke on strategies to identify and overcome racism on September 26, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Michael A. McCoy/For The Washington Post via Getty Images)