About Bilal G. Morris

Bilal Morris is the senior editor at NewsOne. He is based in Atlanta and covers Black folklore, politics, and race. He also specializes in SEO and evergreen content. Bilal was hired by Interactive One in 2021, but has worked for the company for over 10 years. He started at Radio One in 2010 as an Online Editor in Richmond, VA. Before his time at NewsOne, Bilal was the Regional Online Editor In Atlanta, GA. He has also worked at iHeartRadio in New York City. He is a professional photographer, dog lover, gamer, and has quite the green thumb. You can find him on Instagram and Twitter.

The U.S. surgeon general recently declared widespread loneliness the latest public health epidemic sweeping across the nation.

A 17-year-old has surrendered to police after being identified as a person of interest in the shooting death of Koko Da Doll.

Carolyn Bryant Donham claimed the 14-year-old catcalled her, which led to his lynching.

NBA star Anthony Edwards was cited for third-degree assault after his Minnesota Timberwolves were eliminated from the NBA playoffs.

A Republican running for senator in Ohio believes descendants of white soldiers who died in the Civil War should receive reparations.

We are sad to report that actor, singer and activist Harry Belafonte has died at the age of 96, according to the New York Times.

Changes will be made to the College Board’s new AP African American studies course

Ex-Louisville officer, Myles Cosgrove, who shot and killed Breonna Taylor is getting a new job in law enforcement. 

Damar Hamlin officially announced that he plans on returning to the NFL next season.

On Monday, a grand jury decided not to indict the Akron police officers who shot and killed 25-year-old Jayland Walker.

The house that MLK used while planning the voting rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama will be getting a new home. 

On Thursday, Griner took the stage at Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network Women’s Empowerment Luncheon in NYC.