Death Anniversary

The longevity of Marvin Gaye's socially conscious lyrics prove that pain, suffering, poverty and racial unrest are as American as apple pie.

On December 4, 1969, Fred Hampton—21-year-old chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party—was assassinated by Chicago police officers working with the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office.

Kobe Bryant would have celebrated his 43rd birthday on Aug. 23, 2021. These photos only catch a glimpse of what went into the making of Kobe Bryant, a father, husband, son, brother and friend forever known as the "Black Mamba."

Marking the one-year anniversary of Floyd's death Darnella wrote a lengthy Facebook tribute to Floyd, summarizing her thoughts on the year that changed everything and the loss of her innocence.

Police were called to the memorial site on Tuesday in response to reports of gunfire near the location where George Floyd was killed by former cop Derek Chauvin exactly one year ago.

The actress penned a tribute to her lost love who was gunned down in Los Angeles on March 31, 2019.

A report from The Daily Wire claimed protesters trapped shoppers at a local Wegmans inside, but videos of the demonstration show a different story.

Across the United States demonstrators held rallies to honor the life and legacy of Breonna Taylor, a Black 26-year-old Louisville, Kentucky, woman who was killed by police in her home.

Taylor's death exemplifies what happens to Black women who are routinely caught in the crossfires of the war on drugs, riddled with restricted access to their reproductive and civil rights under the pervasive umbrella of systemic racism.

The congressman used the House floor to rep Biggie Smalls and Brooklyn to the fullest.