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Black Lives Matter has issued a response to the controversial “What Happened To Black Lives Matter?” article. View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:33:47 GMT
Richmond, Virginia's Mayor Levar Stoney says the controversial displays will remain, but a commission will put them in historic context. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:26:07 GMT
The New York City Council’s Progressive Caucus urges officials to hold NYPD disciplinary trials for two officers involved in the fatal shooting incident of Ramarley Graham. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:07:33 GMT
The City Council president says it would be a fitting honor for the nation's 44th president. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:23:57 GMT
A Black elementary school student in Bellevue, Washington posted a viral Facebook video about racist bullies, who called her "Nutella" and "servant," in hopes of helping students who are targeted by their peers. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:55:58 GMT
Retaining a year’s worth of learning during the summer break is a challenge, especially for children in low-income families. View
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:36:45 GMT
The minority teacher shortage is largely a retention--not a recruitment--problem, according to research. View
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:41:34 GMT
After about 30 hours of deliberations, the jury could not reach a verdict. View
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:09:02 GMT
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Sat, 24 Jun 2017 19:42:07 GMT
Marijuana is often used as a tool by police officers to search your car. In many cases, the mere odor of weed serves as probable cause to pull you over and rifle through your belongings. View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:58:40 GMT
The night of my Grandpa Homer’s high school graduation, he was living in the barracks of a detention center in California with his mom, his sister and thousands of other Japanese-Americans imprisoned during World War II. View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 01:46:38 GMT
Craig David spoke his career into existence when he titled his debut album “Born To Do It. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:02:01 GMT
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:37:19 GMT
The ladies of Twitter never fail to brighten our days with their brilliant ― but succinct ― wisdom. Each week, HuffPost Women rounds up hilarious 140-character musings. For this week’s great tweets from women, scroll through the list below. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:22:01 GMT
The “Bachelor” franchise’s longtime problems with race have been cast into a harsh spotlight in the past couple of weeks. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:16:00 GMT
For the first time, “CSI: NY” actor Hill Harper is sharing with the world what it was like becoming a single father via adoption.  Harper’s son, Pierce Hill Harper, was born in December 2015. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:12:06 GMT
Image via PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images Legalization Has Cut Police Searches Significantly In Colorado And Washington The debate is still raging in certain states about whether or not to legalize marijuana, but if they need a lil chronic convincing, then View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:12:50 GMT
Image via Bobby Bank/WireImage/Getty D.L. Hughley Suggests The Real Super-Powers That Black Folks Need D.L. View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:18:39 GMT
Kim Kardashian Shuts Out Jackie Aina? Beautiful brown beauty blogger Jackie Aina gave her honest review on Kim Kardashians KKW beauty line by request of her fans and Kimmy Cakes tried to erase her from her social media tags? View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:42:09 GMT
Image via Gilbert Carrasquillo/Pool/Getty Juror Admits Andrea Constands Attire Affected Credibility In Cosby Case Many were shocked and disappointed when the judge in Bill Cosbys sexual assault case declared a mistrial after jurors failed to reach a consensus ve View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:37:39 GMT
Hospital officials say Nylah Lewis passed away at 10:40 a.m. Friday after being brutally beaten by her 18-year-old Father, Shaquan Taylor, as they were spending time together on Fathers Day. View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:33:40 GMT
NO COMPLAINTS FT. @OffsetYRN AND @Drake AVAILABLE NOW https://t.co/QME0E6wy3u pic.twitter. View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:29:38 GMT
Image via WENN Charlie Sheen Sued For Exposing Ex-Girlfriend To HIV The days of Charlie Sheen winning are LONG gone. These days all he has is Ls. Lots of em. View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 14:55:11 GMT
The world premiere run of "Jazz" brings to life Morrison's fictional telling of the Great Migration View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:34:37 GMT
The pregnant mother of four called police to report a burglary, but ended up dead   View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:48:08 GMT
A room of White men just pulled the reins of health care tighter without input from women, minorities, sick or disabled Americans. Here's why these changes are disastrous. View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:10:34 GMT
And he blamed Obama for the whole thing. View
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:15:17 GMT
ESSENCE spoke to the comedian about this year's show and the BET show she'd like to see revived. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:49:25 GMT
Fourteen years down, forever to go. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:41:16 GMT
We're doubling down in NOLA this year for a business conference like no other, with influencers, entrepreneurs and execs who have bold ideas to share with you. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:03:19 GMT
“I represent so many different people: women, Black women, pregnant women... I’m a voice and an advocate for them. View
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:54:02 GMT