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Shaurn Thomas was serving a life sentence for a murder he didn’t commit. View
Fri, 26 May 2017 11:44:46 GMT
The family of Arkansas inmate Michael Sabbie filed a civil rights complaint Wednesday following the man's death at Bi-State jail in July 2015. View
Fri, 26 May 2017 02:44:51 GMT
One Chicago official slammed what he said were "racist" flyers circulating around the city pressuring Black residents to report suspected illegal immigrants to authorities. View
Fri, 26 May 2017 02:08:43 GMT
Judge Roger Gregory of the Fourth said the order was still the product of religious hostility, based in part on remarks Trump made on the campaign trail. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 21:23:46 GMT
"Investing in Black women's political leadership is a solid return on investment, one that is rooted in facts and data," the letter reads. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 20:38:02 GMT
The renaming recognizes the injustice to Browder and his role in shedding light on prison abuse of minors. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 14:33:15 GMT
Education Sec. DeVos empowers states to decide which schools receive student vouchers. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 12:25:57 GMT
Six-year-old Jeffrey Laney recently made an emotional plea to end gun violence in a video, which has gone viral and won more than 90,000 views. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 02:00:17 GMT
With graduation season in full swing, immigrant graduates and children of immigrants across the country are reflecting on the roads and people who led them to where they are today. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 21:22:24 GMT
Luis Fonsi’s “Despacito” became the No. 1 song in the country last week, a feat that hasn’t been achieved by a Spanish-language song since the “Macarena” in 1996. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 21:18:04 GMT
Miss Black Texas 2016 is calling for a North Texas police chief to be removed from his job after he allegedly called her a “black bitch” and unlawfully arrested her for passing his 14-year-old daughter on the road. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 20:47:47 GMT
Ramad Chatman, a black man from Rome Georgia, is serving a 10-year prison sentence after an entire jury found him not guilty of a crime he says he did not commit. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 20:47:31 GMT
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Thu, 25 May 2017 20:45:23 GMT
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Thu, 25 May 2017 20:06:05 GMT
“I don’t think you get celebrated enough.” This was Rihanna’s message to young people during her speech at the 69th annual Parsons School of Design benefit on Monday night. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 19:51:00 GMT
Let’s face it: When it comes to who is considered “hot,” we tend to default to traditional Eurocentric and Western standards. We’re talking narrow noses, large, non-almond-shaped eyes and pale skin. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 19:35:21 GMT
Jimmy Fallon really set himself up singing against Jamie Foxx in this challenge. But that 60s style Bad Boujee might just be something, huh? View
Fri, 26 May 2017 03:38:38 GMT
3LWs Former Manager Blasts Adrienne Bailon It looks like Adrienne Bailons little peace treaty with former groupmate Naturi Naughton didnt exactly squash all the old 3LW drama the way they anticipated. View
Fri, 26 May 2017 02:58:04 GMT
MoNique (and, of course, Sidney) are still outlining and rehashing exactly what went wrong with Lee Daniels and crew from their collective perspective. And Mo says that Adrienne doesnt have the industry experience to really know what shes talking about. View
Fri, 26 May 2017 01:58:09 GMT
This little cutie is more inquisitive about the issues and how the process works than a lot of adults weve come across. Peep more of her questions below: Adorable! View
Thu, 25 May 2017 23:14:13 GMT
Iggy Azalea Addresses Odell Beckham, Jr. Relationship Rumors Remember how we told you Odell Beckham, Jr. is getting so distracted with smashing out Iggy Azalea that hes actually missing practice and effing up the new season before it even begins? View
Thu, 25 May 2017 22:30:58 GMT
Does This Video About White Privilege Surprise You? View
Thu, 25 May 2017 21:51:21 GMT
Pull out for what??? Terricka Cromartie Confirms That Shes Expecting Again After announcing that she was expecting her husbands 14th child, Terricka Cromarties providing proof for all the nonbelievers. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 21:44:20 GMT
Victor Cruz Interview With The Breakfast Club Victor Cruz sat his dancin azz down with the Breakfast Club to talk about being cut from the Giants, curving his side-chicks after his wife Elaina texted all of them and what team View
Thu, 25 May 2017 21:41:59 GMT
This is a really long-winded way of telling the world why I gave up my best life in exchange for one that is not only better, but gives everyone a chance to live their best lives too. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 23:01:28 GMT
The talented director will be the first Black woman to helm a big budget superhero film. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 21:15:34 GMT
From Joan Clayton to Mary Jane Paul, the talent has produced shows we've loved through the years. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 21:07:16 GMT
The Cannes Film Festival is still in full effect and our favorite stars are continuing to slay! The 2017 amFAr Gala in Cannes, France saw everyone from Tracee Ellis Ross to Will Smith take over the red carpet! See the best looks here! View
Thu, 25 May 2017 20:38:06 GMT
ESSENCE Live's "Slayed or Shade" panel discusses the recent incidents where students protested during graduation speeches, particularly Vice President Mike Pence at Notre Dame University and Betsy DeVos at Bethune Cookman University. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 17:24:55 GMT
ESSENCE Live's 'Slayed or Shade' panel discusses the beef between Mo'Nique, Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry and Lee Daniels. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 16:12:07 GMT
Netflix announces plans to produce a movie based on a viral meme with Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o, directed by Ava DuVernay. View
Thu, 25 May 2017 16:07:46 GMT
At age 67, she's afraid to leave her husband because he's a good man but they are simply living as brother and sister now. Will Dr. Sherry help her sort out this issue in her marriage? View
Thu, 25 May 2017 11:06:25 GMT