Thursday, September 29, 2016

NYC Councilman Calls Hate Mail ‘Disappointing’ After Protesting Pledge

A New York City councilman is opening up about the barrage of racist hate mail he received after going public with his private protest. Jumaane...

Protests Over School Fees Continue in South...

Despite government efforts, we should have seen the most recent student protests coming. The country is fractured, still disadvantages the majority, and even if...

Front National Party Leader Says White People...

The leader of the far-right Front National in South Africa has said the country’s white population “only have five years left” before they disappear...

Frequent Exposure to Shootings of Black People Can Cause PTSD-Like Trauma, Research Says

Graphic footage of Terence Crutcher's final moments have been on a constant loop since his ill-fated encounter with police, playing over and over again...

Jenell B. Stewart on Black Beauty, Health and Business: ‘That Is My Community’

Jenell B. Stewart has made a brand for herself. She is the founder of KinkyCurlyCoilyMe, a website that brings together bloggers of all hair types....

Why These Black Doctors Are Pushing President Obama to Ban Menthol Cigarettes, Tobacco Products

The popularity of menthol-flavored cigarettes among African-American consumers has a group of Black doctors urging President Barack Obama to ban all mentholated tobacco products. According...

Atlanta BeltLine Visionary Resigns from Project’s Fundraising Arm Amid Concerns over Housing Affordability

The visionary behind Atlanta's BeltLine — a former railway corridor repurposed as a multi-use trail encircling the core of Atlanta  — and one of...

Homeschooled 8-Year-Old Starts a Baking Business After Mother Teaches Him the Basics of Entrepreneurship

After 8-year-old Jalen Bailey expressed a desire to buy his mother a house, Sharhonda Mahan took the proper channels to get her son's bakery...

Detroit Engineer Develops Coding Program to Teach Teens Tech Skills in a Gutted Out...

In recent years, Detroit's fledgling school system and constant infighting between teachers and governmental officials has dominated national headlines. That infighting and bitterness came to...

George Washington Williams Explored the Rich African History That Did Not Begin With Colonization

Dr. George Washington Williams, one of the first great African-American historians, through the Internet and film, has recently been brought back to our attention....

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