Black Catholics in the U.S. Now Outnumber Members of the AME Church

How black Americans defy religious stereotypes—and navigate race relations in historically white, European spaces. In the wake of this summer’s white supremacist rally in Charlottesville,...

WATCH: Juanita Bynum Shares Testimony of Healing From Fibroid Tumors, a Health Issue Which...

Juanita Bynum recently shared a powerful and personal testimony at New Greater Bethel Ministries in Queens, New York on how the Lord is bringing...

Russell Simmons Steps Down From Businesses After Sidney Lumet’s Daughter Accuses him of “Sexually...

Russell Simmons is stepping down from his companies after writer Jenny Lumet, daughter of Sidney Lumet, wrote a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter accusing...

WATCH LIVE: President Trump Attends Opening of Civil Rights Museum in Mississippi (12 PM...

President Donald Trump plans to celebrate heroes of the civil rights movement during a visit to Mississippi, but at least one leader of that...

Black Lives Matter Activist DeRay McKesson Sues Fox News’ Jeanine Pirro for Defamation

A civil rights activist is suing Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, claiming she defamed him while discussing a lawsuit against the Black Lives Matter...
President Trump signs a tax-overhaul bill into law in the Oval Office of the White House on Dec. 22. The New York Times reported Saturday that Trump previously made stereotypical comments about black immigrants in an Oval Office meeting. (Mike Theiler/Pool via Bloomberg)

Despite Denials, Some Find President Trump’s Alleged Comments About Black Immigrants Believable

The White House is disputing a New York Times report that President Trump allegedly made offensive comments about black immigrants — specifically Haitians and Nigerians. But...

Harvard Announces Gullah Language Course as Part of Its African Language Program

Harvard University will have a new class available this fall, and it is a class centered around the Gullah people and their language. Gullah...

Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. With Southern Baptists

Pastor James Dixon calls it "otherness," loving others enough to die for their benefit. That's what he credits to the late Martin Luther King...

37-Year-Old Co-Creator of Dance Phenomenon the ‘Harlem Shake’ Is Found Shot Dead in Brooklyn

One of the founding members of a dance crew credited with developing 'The Harlem Shake' phenomenon was found slain his New York home last...
FILE- In this Feb. 22, 2017 file photo, Rep. Stacey Evans, D - Smyrna, speaks during a Georgia legislative session in Atlanta. The Democratic candidate for the Georgia governorship is facing backlash over a campaign video that critics have called racially insensitive. The video shot by Evans' campaign and posted to social media featured Evans attending service on Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Ebenezer Baptist Church, where King was a pastor. The clip ends with an image of Evans fading into a portrait of King. The church issued a statement Thursday, saying that it was unaware the video was being produced. The church doesn't endorse political candidates. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)

Georgia Governor Candidate Stacey Evans Blasted for Campaign Video Filmed Without Permission On MLK...

A candidate for Georgia governor has taken down a campaign video that was filmed without permission at the church where Martin Luther King Jr....

The Resurrection of the Black Church Is Our Salvation by Louis Kendrick

Our pastor, Rev. Kornelius Neal, of New Destiny C.M.E. Church, last Sunday preached about the influence of Jesus on our lives and the sermon...

Recreated Face of Queen Nefertiti Sparks Accusations of Whitewashing

What was supposed to be a historical reconstruction project, showing the face of King Tut's biological mother Queen Nefertiti for the first time, has...
FILE - In this May 12, 2017, file photo, former first lady Michelle Obama smiles while speaking at the Partnership for a Healthier American 2017 Healthier Future Summit in Washington. The former first lady tweeted Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 that her memoir, one of the most highly anticipated books in recent years, is coming out Nov. 13, 2018, and is called “Becoming.” (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

Michelle Obama to Release Memoir, “Becoming,” this November

Michelle Obama's memoir, one of the most highly anticipated books in recent years, is coming out Nov. 13. The former first lady tweeted Sunday that...

Lisa Bonet Finally Speaks Out About her TV Father Bill Cosby’s Alleged Sexual Misconduct,...

The former 'The Cosby Show' actress addressed the sexual assault allegations against her former co-star. Lisa Bonet opened up for the first time about the sexual...

Black Man Says United Airlines Offered White Woman $1,000 Voucher to Get her to...

What is happening on United this week? First, a Flight Attendant forces a passenger to put her dog into an overhead bin.  And the dog dies. Now another...
Dr. Ambrose F. Carroll (Photo: Courtesy of Green the Church)

Dr. Ambrose Carroll is Leading Black Churches to Be More Involved With Caring for...

Reverend Doctor Ambrose F. Carroll says that African American churches are not often associated with environmentalism. But he wants to change that. So he founded Green...

Twitter Users Express Outrage After White ‘Affluenza Teen’ Who Killed Four People and Paralyzed...

In a world where #unarmedblacks are killed with cellphones in their hands! Ethan Couch was brought back safely after fleeing the country!Two years for...

Testimony Stopped as Defense Slips Up at Cosby Trial

Testimony in Bill Cosby‘s sex assault retrial came to a jarring halt Tuesday afternoon, when a defense attorney let slip that jurors in the comedian’s...

How the Construction of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Carlisle, PA Crossed the Racial...

The Rev. John Philip McCard had a knack for building a faith community one brick at a time. A century ago, plans were underway to...

Starbucks Incident Highlights Incidents of ‘Shopping While Black’

It was a surreal scene that is part of daily life for many black Americans and minorities, an everyday moment gone wrong, ending in...