The Mississippi welfare scandal has sparked calls for Brett Favre to be removed from the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But can that even happen?

A slew of internet users slammed Rihanna for doubling back on her solidarity with former NFL player Colin Kaepernick.

The person behind the term "alternative facts" cited nonexistent marijuana "overdose deaths."

Electric cars are critical for reducing emissions, but communities of color currently adopt this key technology at lower rates.

The Riverfront Times reported Monday that the St. Louis Police Officers Association asked the city to remove Roorda from union-related emails.

The EPA is opening a new office that it says will double down on environmental justice efforts.

An "all-white jury" acquitted former Texas police officer Shaun Lucas of murdering Black man Jonathan Price during a 2020 confrontation, Lee Merritt said.

Kahlil Robert Irving, filed a complaint after he says he was racially profiled by staff members at The High Line Hotel.

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

Elijah McClain's official cause of death has finally been reported.

Chanel Porchia-Albert addresses health conditions impacting Black mothers.

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.

Netflix recreated the serial killer's story, including his racist attacks.

Must Black women be victims of violation for them to be motivated as heroes?

Rapper Lil Baby received the Quincy Jones Humanitarian Award at the second annual Black Music Action Coalition Awards Gala.

House Republicans launched a "commitment to America" but amplify debunked claims.

White nationalist Nick Fuentes posted a video calling for a "white uprising," an end to Congress and predicting Donald Trump will win the 2022 election.

Black-led civil rights groups opposing Democrat's new policing bills that fund law enforcement urged the Congressional Black Caucus to resist supporting the legislation.

SiriusXM is the latest radio station to suspend Brett Favre's show amid accusations he is involved in a welfare fraud scandal in Mississippi.

High School student Tauris Sledge is facing criminal charges in Tennessee through no apparent fault of his own, according to viral video footage.

There's no proof fired bus driver James O'Neil's attack on Black children was racially motivated despite a damning video, police said.

Introduced by Congresswoman Nikema Williams, the legislation calls for the post office located at 3900 Crown Road SW to be named the John R. Lewis Post Office Building.

Former FLOTUS Michelle Obama will kick off ‘The Light We Carry’ book tour in November.

New Orleans-bred actor Anthony Mackie supported home repair efforts for families in NOLA still grappling with the aftermath of Hurricane Ida.

States with the highest spike in purges have a history of voting discrim­in­a­tion. 

Republican governors are framing student debt cancellation as a class issue, pushing the false narrative that relief punishes the poor and rewards the rich.

Black women, despite being one of the most politically active groups in the country, hold less than 5% of state legislative seats nationwide, meaning their voices are largely excluded from policy discussions.

States taking the strictest stands on abortion tend to have the worst statistics on child and family well-being in the U.S.

House Of The Dragon is in full swing and seeing a Black family with power and prestige in a popular show makes my heart sing. 

The conventional wisdom is Republicans will win control of Congress, but that's not assured.

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Black Twitter recently discovered and is reacting to Rachel Dolezal's OnlyFans account, which has existed since August 2021.

Here are a few spine-tingling unsolved Black murder cases that we pray get solved in the foreseeable future.

Examples of the Mandela Effect - a term describing a false memory of former South African president Nelson Mandela dying in prison - have gone viral.

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

The widening Mississippi welfare scandal spotlights the state's food stamp recipients.

Protecting historically Black colleges and universities doesn't appear to be a priority for law enforcement, but a lack of public arrests could embolden others to act similarly in an effort to threaten these institutions with violence.

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

A New York judge is in hot water after bragging about pulling a gun on a Black man who appeared in front of him in court. 

Critics on social media claimed news coverage of Celtics coach Ime Udoka eclipsed that of Brett Favre and the Mississippi welfare crisis, but is that true?