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Why Are Black Alabama Babies Dying at...

The racial disparities in infant mortality rates in the United States have long been appalling. Nationwide, Black infants are 2.4 times more likely to...

‘Queen Sugar’ Cast Discusses Sadly Relevant Topic of...

Coming on the heels of the nonconviction of the Minnesota cop who stopped and killed Philando Castile, Micah’s “Driving While Black” moment in the...

Philando Castile, Charleena Lyles … The Body...

Before we can even process the acquittal of the murder of Philando Castile, we hear about another murder of a Black person by the police...

Built for Bias: Artificial Intelligence Produces Real...

The ideological divisions in the United States widening for the past generation, and now being exacerbated by President Donald Trump, have created a toxic environment...

Sex Trafficking’s True Victims: Why Are Our...

Mimi Crown’s story is like millions of others that have been and are being told across America. At age 21, she was abducted and...

Despite Claims to the Contrary by Trump...

The June economic report from the U.S. Department of Labor bodes well for African-Americans. According to the department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Black...

Racist Acts Can Get You Jailed In...

Brazilian funk singer Ludmilla has been the target of numerous racist remarks since she first broke onto the music scene in 2012 with the YouTube hit "Fala Mal...

Research Shows Trump’s Election May Have Negative...

Researchers in an article published in the New England Journal of Medicine on Wednesday, June 8, point to growing evidence that suggests racism as...

Natural Hair Bias Is the Latest Tool Being...

In Malden, Mass., the long-simmering argument of how appropriate it is for African-American women to style their hair as they choose hit a new...

Despite Ending Anthem Protest, Colin Kaepernick’s Commitment...

“I thought I was from Milwaukee. I thought my ancestry started at slavery and I was taught in school that we were all supposed...

Murder, Forced Labor and the Forgotten Black...

In 1957, 11-year-old Johnny Lee Gaddy started skipping class. Embarrassed by his persistent stutter, Gaddy chose to avoid the relentless teasing from classmates at...

Atlanta Psychiatrist Brilliantly Outlines Why This White...

In response to his local newspaper's efforts to foster conversations around race, an Atlanta-area man thought it fitting to detail his experience riding Metropolitan...

David Banner Gets Real About How the...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D1JY5FYkrYg David Banner has an idea about how racism can benefit the Black community. While discussing the problem with Black people not wanting to be Black, Banner...

What Trump Sold White America

Trump espouses no political ideology. Not only is he not a true conservative, but he has also self-identified as a Democrat as recently as...

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...