Black Children

A TikTok video begins with Black children crying and a man shouting to a white woman, "Welcome to the neighborhood, Karen!" 

Lindsey Graham said people are "scared" Herschel Walker will make "every other young child in America of color want to be a Republican."

The lack of compassion shown to Black children and teens is not new, but it's still jarring to watch.

Black children are not killed because police fail to recognize them as children. They are killed because they are Black. 

The trial outcome of George Floyd’s murderer was a relief – until it wasn’t. On the heels of the verdict, we now say the name of yet another young life viciously stolen by state violence: 16-year old Ma’Khia Bryant.

The women and young children targeted by the Aurora Police Department were handcuffed and forced to lie face-down on the roasting concrete of a mall parking lot when they were incorrectly suspected of stealing a vehicle.

The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention is working to have a more detailed definition of the inflammatory syndrome.


Three children under the age of six have been killed in Birmingham within the last six months.

A police confrontation this weekend turned violent, according to a video posted to social media that showed NYPD officers punching a group of mostly Black teenagers in a subway station in Brooklyn early Saturday morning.

The Black Father Family organization raised money to bail out Black fathers for Father’s Day.

Lancia Iassac took to social media for help after child neglect by a daycare worker led to her baby daughter's untimely death in a hot van in Florida.

Education has arguably never been more important – for both the current crop of students and a future generation of lawmakers who could shape the landscape of learning for years to come. Because of that, the timing of American Education Week, observed from Nov. 12-16, couldn’t be any more perfect. The annual weeklong observation dates […]