The Body Shop U.S. is leading a bold initiative to ramp up youth voter participation ahead of the midterm elections.

Produced by The Memory Project, a program of the University of Virginia's Democracy Initiative, "Unveiling: The Origins of Charlottesville's Monuments" offers a nuanced conversation about the city's confederate monuments.

A program spearheaded by the Jefferson School African-American Heritage Center wants to repurpose the Lee statute into a nationally renowned work of art reflective of the entire community.

Fallon McClure, deputy director of policy and advocacy at the ACLU of Georgia, said rappers deserve the same protections as other artists.

Summit Waves water park in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, was accused of racism after canceling a party for two Black teens.

The greatest threat to our freedom comes not from foreign adversaries but from those among us who would pervert our democratic institutions and turn them into tools of authoritarianism. 

It’s been five years since racism and white supremacy took center stage in Charlottesville, Virginia, at the 'Unite The Right' rally.

Clenney's arrest comes almost three months after she was accused of stabbing her boyfriend Christian Toby Obumseli to death in their Florida condo.

R.Kelly owes over $140,000 in fees and fines, according to court documents. His commissary has been restricted until further notice.

Both Mohamed and Verbeten are in districts considered “safe” for Democrats, making it likely at least two Black women will be seated in the state senate next term.

The state’s three juvenile detention centers, Bridge City, Monroe and Bunkie, have all suffered from chaotic violence and severe understaffing in recent months.

Last year, Black Women's Equal Pay Day landed on Aug. 3. But this year, it falls on Sept. 21, indicating the gap has widened.

Once the state's second largest city, Vanport was founded and destroyed because of racism.

The woman at the center of Emmett Till's death dictated “I Am More Than A Wolf Whistle” more than a decade ago. It represents the first time she has spoken openly about the case.

John Ridley, 2014 Oscar winner for Best Adapted Screenplay for 12 Years a Slave, is attempting to quell the rumors of a bitter beef between him and the film’s director Steve McQueen, reports Huffington Post. As previously reported by NewsOne’s D.L. Chandler: At the 2014 Academy Awards ceremony, many took notice of 12 Years A Slave […]