Black women, girls, transgender and gender non-conforming people have been subjected to a long history of reproductive control rooted in the brutal legacy of enslavement. Limiting and denying access to safe, legal abortion and gender-affirming health services continues that violent and dehumanizing history. 

The U.S. Supreme Court overturned Americans' constitutional right to abortion in a landmark ruling that strikes down Roe v. Wade.

The glee and excitement at the Supreme Court removing constitutional protection from a fundamental right should alarm us all.  

So far, Walker has dodged debate challenges like they're paternity and lie-detector tests.

Sydney Angela Holder allegedly posted that she’ll "shoot a n***** in Walmart," and Tuscaloosa police arrested her for a misdemeanor and a $500 bond.

Maine officials said the vehicle is registered to Nicole Mokeme's boyfriend, Raymond Lester.

A viral video purportedly shows a Black police graduate getting profiled by Texas cops.

Wisconsin's lieutenant governor reacted to claims the Republican senator provided fake electors to overturn the 2020 election.

The ruling is expected to make it harder for other states to restrict guns amid a national gun violence crisis.

An insurance agency in Maine, upset to be closed on Juneteenth, posted a sign that read "Enjoy your fried chicken & collard greens."

The ex-mayor faces up to 20 years in prison.

Montgomery’s story is a testament to Black resilience and ingenuity. He was one of the most influential Black men in all of American history.

Critical Race Theory is not an alternative or comparable concept to white supremacist ideologies like the great replacement theory. It also does not in any way mandate or dictate the oppression of white people. Here's a look at some of the main ideas centered on CRT.

Blood is thicker than water, but not gunpowder. Buried deep within the subconscious of American thought lies a twisted infatuation with guns and the violence they create.

How do you get a whole race of people to uplift themselves after years of persecution? This was the very question Colonel Allen Allensworth asked himself before he embarked on one of the most important journeys in African American history: to build the first Black self-sufficient town in California.

Entertainment

This weekend, to commemorate Juneteenth, HBCUGO will air two documentaries. Click inside to find out what they'll be about and when to watch!

Jennifer Hudson is officially an EGOT winner after winning a Tony award at this year's award show.

For the daddy's special day, take our quiz below and see if you can guess these TV dads. Some of which should be easy while others are new pops who have held the fathers down for this generation of TV watchers.

Politics

This is the same man who once said that "America is not a racist country."

During the chaotic period between election day and Jan. 5, 2021, Senate runoff Nguyen emerged as one of the clearest voices of reason coming out of the State legislature. 

It was the latest loss for a candidate endorsed by Trump.

Social Justice

Russell Allen was found guilty in 2019 of being in possession of less than 2.5 ounces of marijuana.

"This is how you guys get killed," an officer told Gerardson Nicolas during a traffic stop.

Celebrating freedom and Black liberation requires continuous efforts to organize beyond the Juneteenth holiday. White supremacy has always been threatened by Black political participation and multiracial coalition-building. 

Good News

The trailblazer will be celebrated for her groundbreaking work.

This Juneteenth weekend, a collective of Philadelphians is leading efforts to preserve the historic home of revered Black artist Henry Ossawa Tanner.

The D.C.-based "Framing Fatherhood" is a visual ode to Black fathers.

Opinion

It is an opportunity to revisit the history of how emancipated people in the U.S. were systematically denied their freedom.

Juneteenth is an invitation to continue learning about our history while celebrating the possibilities of tomorrow.

Amid the clashing of Jan. 6 hearings as well as Juneteenth and Father’s Day celebrations, it's crucial to support an accurate story of Black people, especially Black men.