Was it necessary to make a rape scene a plot device so central to The Woman King's drive to excel as kick-ass warrior royalty? Must Black women be victims of violation or degradation for them to be motivated as patriots and heroes?

As amended, the autopsy confirms that Elijah died due to "acute Ketamine administration during violent subdual and restraint by law enforcement and emergency response personnel."

NewsOne sat down with the Brooklyn-based maternal health advocate Chanel Porchia-Albert to learn more about the campaign and her journey in the doula industry.

Following the show’s debut on Sept. 22, a relative of one of the victims sounded off about Netflix recreating his cousin's breakdown and the families being unpaid for their story.

The states with the highest increases in purges were states with a history of voting discrim­in­a­tion. 

Iconic sitcom "A Different World," which turns 35 this year, has had a lasting influence on HBCUs and Black culture as a whole.

Adrianne Shropshire, founder and executive director of BlackPAC and the affiliated Black Progressive Action Coalition, recently spoke with Charlotte's own "The Olympia D Show" about the upcoming election and why it's important to be engaged in this cycle.

A read between the lines raises genuine issues often at odds with the values Republicans claim to protect.

Walker’s corporation previously pledged that 15 percent of all profits would go to various non-profit charities.

The widening Mississippi welfare scandal involving Brett Favre draws attention to the state's food stamp recipients, most of whom are Black and brown.

Unanswered questions linger after the Boston Celtics suspended their head coach.

From 1830 to 1854 'Free' Frank McWorter spent more than $14,000 freeing 16 family members from bondage. $14,000 in 1850 is worth $531,777.44 today.

Learn about changes to voting rights since 2020 and how to cast your ballot in the upcoming midterm elections.

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.

The hanging death of a Black man in New Jersey named Amani Kildea came amid a string of other suspected lynchings of Black people in recent months.