Known as the Vicksburg Massacre, hundreds of African Americans were lynched for defending a Mississippi county's first Black sheriff on Dec. 7, 1874.

Philadelphia has reduced school-based arrests by 91% since 2013. Researchers explain the effects of keeping kids out of the legal system.

The acclaimed poet, writer and actor was diagnosed with a brain tumor weeks ago.

Donald Trump's RICO co-defendant Trevian Kutti could be jailed if her latest threats against Ruby Freeman violate the terms of her bond.

Camden County Sheriff’s Deputy Buck Aldridge and the Camden County Sheriff’s Office are being sued for $16 million over the killing of Leonard Cure, an unarmed and exonerated Black man.

Laura Nsengiyumva, a Belgian artist, is facing backlash for her character Queen Nikkolah, who is an African female version of Sinterklaas.

The girlfriend of a Black man who was handcuffed and excessively tased by an Alabama police officer is disputing the claim that the incident was the result of a traffic stop.

He appeared on the Small Doses podcast with Amanda Seales.

Former Georgia election worker Ruby Freeman and her daughter are the alleged recipients.

The decline among young Black people intending to vote is “most pronounced,” a new poll found.

Watch scholar Nyle Fort break down the reciprocated solidarity between Palestinians and Black Americans.

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

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

Ingrained racial and gendered bias affect which elected officials are entitled to be seen as fun.