Race Matters

The latest instance of a "Karen" going wild on video came in the form of a white woman trying to criminalize a Black male while trying to steal a Citi Bike he had already paid for. The irony,


U.S. Reps. Bennie Thompson and Val Demings have both tested positive for COVID-19. They are the latest notable Black people to contract the coronavirus.


Historically Black colleges and universities across the country have lost huge aspects of traditional student life due to the pandemic. For HBCUs, the culture that makes these schools socially unique took a substantial hit.

We have proof Trump lied to Americans about the true threat of COVID-19, but don't forget when he also lied about his non-existent heroism surrounding the Sept. 11 terror attacks.


Medical experts say that while cases of the mu variant of the coronavirus are rare, it is still a cause for concern.


Texas Governor Greg Abbott, one of the staunchest Republican governors in regards to mask mandates as COVID-19 cases rise in the state and ICU wings become overwhelmed, has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Hinds County Sheriff Lee Vance, who was fully vaccinated, died in his Mississippi home nearly two weeks testing positive for COVID-19, underscoring the strength of the coronavirus delta variant.

Good News

Howard University has received a $1.59 million endowment to help with vaccination efforts in communities that have been hit hardest by the pandemic.


Between the pandemic, the high-profile murders of Black people and the state-sanctioned violence against protesters that followed, we have been through hell. But how have we emerged on the other side?

The movement demanding the release of Mumia Abu-Jamal from prison has been renewed amid concerns about his health after he reportedly contracted COVID-19.

Party promoters and venues are gearing up for several "lituations," in an effort to take part of the economic boom, regardless of what it may cost in terms of public health.

The Howard University men's basketball team has canceled the remainder of its season because of health concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.