Amid Labor Day, work still remains to ensure federal government jobs are creating real economic advancement for Black people, NAACP President Derrick Jackson and CWA President Claude Cummings write.
Catoctin Furnace's groundbreaking DNA discovery helps a woman find family ties and sheds light on hidden Black ancestral connections.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell suggested Black Americans aren't actually Americans when he said about the voting rights filibuster, "If you look at the statistics, African American voters are voting in just as high a percentage as Americans."
Researchers found that Black Americans who have spent time behind bars were 65% more likely to die prematurely than their white counterparts.
A recent study conducted by psychiatrist Paul Nestadt found that while suicides among White Marylanders decreased by 45 percent between early March and May, rates of suicide-related deaths among Black people in the state spiked by 94 percent during the same time period.
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