Saturday, October 20, 2018

Tag: African American

White House Says It Values Diversity, Won’t...

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the White House values diversity, but she would not say how many black staffers...

Medgar Evers Home Added to African-American Civil...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has added the Mississippi home of Medgar and Myrlie Evers to the African-American Civil Rights Network,...

Black Students Who Were Falsely Accused of...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The city manager and police chief in a suburban St. Louis town apologized Thursday to a group of black college...

ABC Gives ‘Roseanne’ the Ax After Roseanne...

ABC has canceled its hit reboot of "Roseanne" following comedian Roseanne Barr's racist tweet about former Barack Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett. ABC Entertainment President Channing...

Black Homebuyers Are Still Being Denied Home...

A decade ago, in the midst of a historic financial crisis, numerous critics lined up to lay the cause of the housing meltdown at...

Wendy Williams Says We’re Black, Not African-American

https://youtu.be/pi0ePRY7TSc?t=6m13s While weighing in on Terry Crews' reasons for not immediately retaliating after his alleged sexual assault by Adam Venit, Wendy Williams made a bold...

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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