In 1980, Franklin was convicted of murdering Joseph Hollis in a Brewerytown poolroom when he was 33 years old.

According to a new CDC study, 17 in 100,000 Black children died from gun-related incidents in 2021 - more than White and Asian kids.


In my study, the primary reasons Black young adults consider suicide could be grouped into three main categories.

The genius girl duo presented their research at a recent conference where they were the only high schoolers in attendance.

Race Matters

A Florida man was caught on camera in the midst of a profane, slur-heavy verbal attack on Black students at South Miami Middle School after he said the students hit his car.

The ordinance sparked conversations about criminalizing young people.


Wendell Pierce, The Wire star who was arrested for physically attacking a Bernie Sanders supporter, is breaking his silence about the incident. On Saturday, Pierce was apprehended at the Atlanta Loews Hotel for allegedly pushing a woman, hitting her in the head, and ripping off her sweatshirt following a heated conversation about politics. He was […]


In the wake of the George Zimmerman trial verdict, the #YourLifeMatters campaign was created with young Black men in mind. We need to communicate to them that their lives are valuable and that they have the right to live, love, walk and be free. Initiated by a series of video affirmations, #YourLifeMatters will join together politicians, celebrities and influential […]