HBCU homecomings are important cultural staples in the Black community that have been largely absent during the pandemic. The tradition resumes this year.

The president ordered “a full and unconditional pardon” for all U.S. citizens and permanent residents previously convicted of simple possession of marijuana at the federal level and in D.C.

Part ad campaign and part "Where's Waldo" style social experience, "The Magic Street Search," is exclusive to Verizon customers using Google Maps.

Lauryn Hill's daughter and Bob Marley's granddaughter Selah Marley caught flack for proudly wearing Kanye's "White Lives Matter" shirt.

So-called pro-life conservatives "don't care" if Herschel Walker paid for his ex-girlfriend's abortion as long as he wins his Senate race.

The Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty is showing us who they really are.

Who can forget the iconic moment Jim Redmond helped his injured son cross the finish line at the 1992 Olympics?

His rulings reveal a broader ultraconservative agenda to roll back social and political gains.

Football players in California were not expelled for a racist TikTok video "prank."

The Congressional Bipartisan HBCU Caucus sent a letter pressing AG Merrick Garland and FBI Director Christopher Wray to act on Black college bomb threats.

Among the first arguments is one of the few remaining sections of the Voting Rights Act.

There is a ghost roaming the halls of Pickens County Museum in South Carolina and his name is Willie Earle.

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.

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Ben Shapiro and Candace Owens shared a stage where Owens said "there was no abortion happening when we had slaves."

There is no Senate version of Pressley, Coleman, Lee or Rep. Cori Bush to share their voice and experience as Black women grappling with these issues.

Looking ahead to the 2022 midterm elections, Sen. Schumer also said it was a winning issue that could help drive voter turnout, particularly among younger voters. 

A study conducted by the American Academy of Dermatology found that Alopecia areata is more common among African Americans.

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Rep. Ayanna Pressley deleted a tweet she posted praising Will Smith for smacking Chris Rock during the Oscars 2020 award show after Rock made a joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith and her alopecia condition.

Pressley said that by obstructing the president's agenda, Manchin was obstructing the people's agenda.  

Rep. Ayanna Pressley is expected to introduce a resolution to strip Rep. Lauren Boebert of her committee assignments over her repeated Islamaphobic attacks on Rep. Ilhan Omar.

Proponents of student debt cancelation applaud the Biden Administration's extension of the pause on student loan payments but want the president to take action and cancel the debt.

Pressley believes a federal job guarantee is a part of addressing the persisting income and wealth gap for Black, Latinx, and Indigenous workers, which provides community members the opportunity to work with dignity.

Dem lawmakers reintroduced legislation on Thursday urging President President Biden to use his executive power to act.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Ayanna Pressley send a letter demanding more data collection.

The Massachusetts congresswoman calls out major faults in the legislation.