federal judge has set a trial date for the five former Memphis officers accused of murdering Tyre Nichols. 

The family of Irvo Otieno has finally reached a settlement in his tragic death.

On Tuesday, hundreds of residents rallied outside City Hall demanding that the city begin to roll out reparations recommendations.

The bill would establish an office dedicated to missing and murdered Black women and girls within the Department of Justice.  

A Moms for Liberty rep complained to the San Ramon Valley Unified School District that students were taught white people have no culture. But what is "white culture" anyway?

Prosecutors prepare to present opening statements in the trial for two officers charged in the death of 23-year-old Elijah McClain.

How did people who were enslaved, forced into unpaid manual labor and built this country end up being considered lazy? This is the history of the damaging and racist notion that is easily debunked.

How artificial intelligence impacts the Black community is a focal point at this year's Congressional Black Caucus legislative conference. Rep. Barbara Lee said AI has “No diversity, no Black lens.”

White students told on their teacher after being taught "Between the World and Me."

The new anti-affirmative action lawsuit aiming to strike down race-conscious admissions at West Point farcically claims racism in the military has been “virtually nonexistent post-Vietnam.”

The deaths of Nichole “Nikki” Coats, 32, and Maleesa Mooney, 31, remain under investigation.

The centrality of the Bible in Black life cannot be overstated, Rev. Osagyefo Sekou writes.

In all its wisdom, the Supreme Court has joyfully unleashed its wrecking ball of justice to obliterate affirmative action.

The teen who refused to give his Citi Bike bike to Sarah Jane Comrie and his family spoke out about the viral incident.

In less than a month, NFL player Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson‘s world has crumbled.  Now that the fallen-from-grace celeb’s short-lived marriage to reality show star Evelyn Lozada has sizzled and burned over a domestic violence charge, Johnson has taken to Twitter to do some self-reflection over all that has happened, reports the Daily Mail. SEE ALSO: […]

Virginia Slave Gabriel (often referred to as Gabriel Prosser) made his mark in history, after attempting to lead a slave rebellion that was upended by betrayal within his camp. A literate blacksmith, Prosser was born in to slavery on a tobacco farm and learned how to read and write along with learning the trade of […]

Preston Carter (pictured) plowed into a group of parents and children who were congregating outside of a Los Angeles elementary school on Wednesday. The centenarian seriously injured eleven victims, 9 children and 2 adults, ranging in age from 14 months to 48-years-old reports the Los Angeles Times. SEE ALSO:  Romney Adviser On Medicare, Job Crisis According to […]

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Hip-hop executive Chris Lighty (pictured) has died from an apparent suicide. The native of the Bronx died today of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to various sources. He was found in the backyard of his Bronx apartment at 11.30 a.m. Thursday morning. While no one knows exactly why he put an end to his own […]

Over the years, African Americans have been accused of being a culturally suspicious group to a fault. The actions throughout the decades by the U.S. government toward Blacks, i.e., slavery and syphilis, have often justified our suspicions. One of the most talked about conspiracy theories of the mid-’80s and early ’90s had to do with […]

Yahoo News Washington Bureau Chief David Chalian was fired after making a racially-charged comment regarding Mitt Romney and his wife Ann at the Republican National Convention (RNC). SEE ALSO: Mike Epps Has Hilarious Advice For The Jackson Family Chalian was heard on a live microphone saying that the Romneys were not “concerned” about Black people who were in […]

As soon as Paul Ryan (pictured) was officially unveiled as Mitt Romney’s choice for vice president, conservatives swarmed in to set the narrative that the Wisconsin congressman was a serious thinker of great integrity, audacious enough to give the country the hard truths in order to save the very idea of America. How successful have […]

School Name: Coahoma Community College Location: Clarksdale, Mississippi Year Founded: 1870 Number of Students: 2,565 undergraduate students Specialty Programs: Physical Education and Recreation Greek Life: There are no active sororities or fraternities on campus. Alumni: Robert “Bob” Holloway (former football coach) What You May Not Know About Coahoma Community: There are five sports teams at […]

A 34-year-old registered nurse and mother was brutally body-slammed to the pavement by two male Los Angeles Police Department officers after being pulled over for talking on her cellphone, ABC4 reports. SEE ALSO: Bank Executive Brutally Beaten By Cops Michelle Jordan‘s (pictured) Aug. 21 takedown was caught on surveillance video from a Del Taco restaurant, […]

Former model and talk show host Tyra Banks (pictured) is coming under fire for allegedly flaunting her Harvard Business School extension program’s short-course certificate, as a full-fledged diploma, reports the Daily Mail. SEE ALSO: Williams Sisters Speak On Highs, Lows The “America’s Next Top Model” creator’s actual Harvard academic status was reportedly brought to light by the online […]

School Name: Concordia College Location: Selma, Alabama Year Founded: 1981 Number of Students: 568 undergraduate students Specialty Programs: Business Administration and Management Greek Life: • Sororities: Alpha Kappa Alpha Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Inc., Zeta Phi Beta Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Inc. • Fraternities: Alpha Phi Alpha Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Inc., Omega Psi Phi […]

School Name: Coppin State College Location: Baltimore, Maryland Year Founded: 1900 Number of Students: 3,800 undergraduate/graduate students Specialty Programs: Urban Arts and Entertainment Management Greek Life: • Sororities: Alpha Kappa Alpha Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Inc., Zeta Phi Beta Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Inc., Alpha Nu Omega Inc., Chi Eta Phi Nursing Sorority • Fraternities: […]