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Could This Be the Beginning of the...

As Donald Trump takes full control of the American government, there is a feeling that the country has moved both backward in time and...

Trump’s Attack on Affordable Housing

During the presidential campaign, Donald Trump had the audacity to appeal to Black voters by asking the question, “What the hell do you have...

Florida Official Suspended with Pay After Calling...

An assistant finance director at the Seminole County Clerk of Court and Comptroller’s Office has been placed on administrative leave after posting Facebook comments...

Are Names Really That Important? For Black...

The effects of the transatlantic slave trade still resonate within the Black community in America. Slavery was the total dehumanization of Black people through exploitation...

Stop-and-Frisk: What To Expect Under Trump’s Administration...

Welcome to the dystopian reality that is Trump's America. Muslim people are barred from entering the country, the Dakota Access pipeline is forcefully built...

How to Get Rid of 7 Million...

Imagine this. You’re a dedicated African-American voter who proudly exercises the hard-earned constitutional right secured by your brave ancestors each election cycle. On Election...

How Trump Has Created a Constitutional Crisis...

Ever since Donald Trump issued an executive order on Friday January 27, that banned refugees and citizens from seven predominantly Muslim countries, pundits and...

‘I Am Not Your Negro’ and the...

Has cinema become the de facto leader of the Black community? It would certainly seem so. After watching months of the new president entertain...

Why Stephen K. Bannon, Trump’s Chief Strategist,...

Stephan K. Bannon will be a name you will want to remember. He has the new president's ear. He also has a messianic right-wing...

The Truth About Dr. King and Economic...

"For we know now that it isn't enough to integrate lunch counters. What does it profit a man to be able to eat at...

Study Shows Deep Racial Divide on How...

Protesters and police officers seemingly have one thing in common, according to a new survey: Both agree that bad cops aren't held accountable by...

Jefferson Sessions, the Soon-to-be Attorney General, Embodies...

In 10 days, a man by the name of Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III will most likely become the Attorney General of the United States....

Here Is What President Obama Should Say...

President Barack Obama is scheduled to give a farewell address to the American people on January 10 from his adopted hometown of Chicago. A...

Conservatives’ Outcry Against Torture Incident Is Blatant...

A young Black woman in Chicago participated in and streamed an unquestionably horrible and ugly attack on Facebook Live. She operated what appears to...

NAACP Brings a Knife to a Gunfight:...

The NAACP staged a sit-in Tuesday, Jan. 3, in the Mobile, Alabama, office of Jeff Sessions, Attorney General nominee and U.S. Senator. After a...

Black Boy Injured in Hate Crime, His...

In the wake of the horrific incident that started with Jordan Jackson being told to "go back to the cotton farm" and ended with...

Why Did White Americans Choose Trump? Toni...

Pulitzer prize-winning and prolific author Toni Morrison has penned an important essay in response to Donald Trump being elected president — as well as...

7 Reasons Why White People May Fear...

  Since the days of slavery, the propagation of the myth of the predatory Black man has been used to instill fear in whites and...

12 Nursery Rhymes You Didn’t Know Were...

Children use nursery rhymes when playing games or learning to read and count. However, the lyrics to many of these seemingly innocent songs have...

MacArthur Foundation Announces 2016 ‘Geniuses’ Receiving Prestigious...

The MacArthur Foundation announced their newest set of grant recipients, known as geniuses, on Thursday. And it counts four Black honorees among them. Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Kellie...

5 Nations That Imported Europeans to Whiten...

After the trans-Atlantic slave trade was officially abolished toward the end of the 19th century, many whites felt threatened. They feared free Blacks would become...