Zora Neale Hurston was born 125 years ago today, but her words still have an impact in modern society. Her
The Texas trooper who stopped Sandra Bland before she died in a jail cell could soon find himself behind bars.
Judge Olu Stevens graduated from Morehouse College, George Washington University Law School and is the circuit court judge for the
Hashtags and retweets are the only forms of power that can be attributed to “Black Twitter.” Although studies have shown
It didn’t take long for national media outlets to begin framing the narrative of the standoff in Oregon. After a
Black fans in Cleveland wanted LeBron James to make a statement. Days after a grand jury declined to indict police
Chicago police have killed again. The latest incident occurred on Chicago’s Westside after police were called to calm down a
Bernie Sanders believes that racism plays a major role in the deaths of unarmed Blacks by the hands of police.
A school in Mississippi thought it was inappropriate for a young Black girl to wear a “Black Girls Rocks” t-shirt.
A Black man thought that he was providing his family with a more peaceful environment when he moved them to
Another Black teen was shot while holding a toy gun. According to reports by The Florida Times Union, the teen
Two Black teens in Tennessee were jailed for wearing sagging pants. According to reports by WNCN, Antonio Ammons and another
A Black man in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, died while police custody. According to reports by WXII, Travis Page, 31, was
Chicago Alderman Leslie Hairston has served in politics since Harold Washington became the city’s first Black mayor in 1983 and
For thousands of years we as a society have struggled to find new ways of marginalizing people into the most
CNN’s Ann O’Neill and Aaron Cooper decided to degrade Freddie Gray and his family. While reporting on the trial of
Black preachers who took a moment to meet with Donald Trump are catching flack for meeting with the presidential hopeful. Rev.
The ongoing issue of Black males being shot and killed by police have raised numerous questions on how law enforcement
A woman was found dead after receiving an alleged visit from a man she met on Facebook. According to reports