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A Year After Kaepernick’s Protest Began, He’s...

What started as a protest against police brutality has mushroomed a year later into a divisive debate over the future of a football player...

CEO Resigns from Council Amid Trump Refusal...

NEW YORK (AP) — The CEO of the nation's third-largest pharmaceutical company resigned from a manufacturing council that advises President Donald Trump days after...

Plantation Tours Shifting Focus from ‘Moonlight and...

WALLACE, La. (AP) — Ceramic sculptures of hollow-eyed slave children haunt the Whitney Plantation, west of New Orleans, where owner John Cummings has infused...

How Race and Money Stood In the...

“When you get to be a person of my age, you know your triggers,” Raeshal Solomon of Nashville stated when talking about how she...

NBA Leads All Pro Leagues In Race,...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A diversity report shows the NBA "significantly ahead" again in professional sports in racial and gender hiring practices. The league received...

5 Ways Integration Underdeveloped Black America

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fVZuA7d2_7Q&feature=youtu.be African-Americans have appealed to the descendants of our oppressors to right their ancestors’ wrongs, pay us sufficient wages to take care of our families,...

Whites Are More Afraid of ‘Blacks’ Than...

Is there any difference between “Black” and “African-American?” Apparently in the minds of white people, the difference is enormous, according to a fascinating new...

New Hotels to Replace Historic Black Indianapolis...

The oldest Black church in Indianapolis has been sold to make way for two new hotels this summer. The demise of Bethel African Methodist...

Unhealthy Fellowship: Traditional After-Church Dinners Are Often...

The fourth Sunday of Advent service at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Chicago was marked by a special brunch. The meal included decadent soul...

Racism Concerns Drive More Black Parents to...

The Kirksey family lives in a quiet suburb of Detroit. During a typical night at home, 7-year-old Brandon sprawls on the floor. He is...

World’s Oldest Person Reveals Her Secret to...

The world's oldest person is currently 116 years old. She wakes up each morning and has a breakfast that consists of grits, bacon and...

12 New Year’s Resolutions Every African-American Should...

It’s that time of year again where we contemplate the lifestyle changes we will make in the new year. Rather than the usual resolutions...

Larry Wilmore Checks This Girl’s White Privilege...

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Sleep and Your Health: Are You Getting...

      A number of studies reveal that Black Americans are not getting adequate sleep. This serious health issue has a profound impact on the overall...

Should Black People Reconsider Their Views on...

On OWN’s The Haves and The Have Nots, veteran actor Patrick Faucette’s character Tony Watson resorts to some very devious methods to acquire a...

Black Women and Breast Cancer: Risk Is...

    It has been somewhat well known for decades that Black women were less likely to develop breast cancer than white women, but this is...

New Studies Confirm that Sugar Is Poison,...

Drinking a high amount of sodas and fruit drinks can increase the risk of diabetes, according to the Black Women's Health Study. The diabetes...

30 Signs You Went to a HBCU

A Different World helped to prepare you for college.   You dressed to impress at all times.   You were surrounded by a large number of  beautiful...

Cancer and Red Meat: How Are Black...

If you've been following the news for the past few days, you've likely heard the reports released by the World Health Organization (WHO), classifying...