Cindy Hyde-Smith

Mississippi Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Says She’d be ‘On the Front Row at a Public...

"If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the front row"- Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith says in Tupelo, MS after Colin Hutchinson,...

Fighting for Respect: African-American Soldiers in World War I

As the people of the United States watched World War I ignite across Europe, African American citizens saw an opportunity to win the respect...

NBCI President Rev. Anthony Evans, Has Sent Letters To Black, White and Latino Denominations...

The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI) a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches comprised of 15 denominations and 15.7 million African Americans, has sent letters...

The National Black Church Initiative Provides Critical Leadership In Its Meeting With The FDA...

The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches comprised of 15 denominations and 15.7 million African Americans, initiated the first...

The National Black Church Initiative Urges Members Not To Participate In The Patient Preference...

The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI) a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches comprised of 15 denominations and 15.7 million African Americans, urges all of...

Campaign Lands 17 Black Women on the Courts in Houston, Texas Area

The Houston area’s courts are going to be a lot more diverse thanks to a group of 17 African-American women and their “magic.” The women,...

‘RHOA’ Star NeNe Leakes Reveals Her Husband Gregg Has Stage 3 Colon Cancer, Says...

NeNe Leakes revealed her husband, Gregg Leakes, has stage three colon cancer on Sunday's season 11 premiere of Real Housewives of Atlanta. While the couple went public with his...
Jan Jessup didn’t want to eat alone, so she befriended Eric Haralson at McDonalds’s, and the internet is lovin’ it (Photo: Amanda Marquell Craft)

Video of Elderly White Woman Befriending a Young Black Man at McDonald’s Goes Viral

A young man and older woman became friends over a meal at McDonald’s, and the internet is lovin’ it. Eric Haralson was sitting down to...
President Trump addresses Abby Phillip.

Trump Insults Reporter Abby Phillip: “She Asks a Lot of Stupid Questions”; Calls April...

President Donald Trump said Friday he does not know whether CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta's press access will be reinstated and said other...
Viggo Mortensen, 60, has apologized after he used the n-word during Q&A panel about his new film and shocked the audience members on Wednesday.

Viggo Mortensen Apologizes After Using the N-Word in Discussion About Racial Progress During Panel...

Oscar-nominated actor Viggo Mortensen is apologizing for using the N-word while speaking at a post-screening discussion about his new movie Green Book, promising, "I...
Ms White from Winnfield, Louisiana, said she was beaten by police in a brutal attack after asking them for a ride home

Louisiana Army Veteran is Tasered in the Eye and Loses Sight After Asking Police...

An army veteran has lost her sight after an alleged act of police brutality saw her tasered in the eye. Tanisha White from Winnfield, Louisiana,...

‘RHOA’ Star Kenya Moore Praises God After Giving Birth to Her “Miracle” First Child...

The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kenya Moore has given birth to her first child. The 47-year-old and her husband, Marc Daly, welcomed daughter Brooklyn Doris Daly on Sunday. People added that the baby girl...

Meet Massachusetts’ First Black Congresswoman

Ayanna Pressley has made history as Massachusetts's first black congresswoman. The Democratic candidate accepted her victory Tuesday night to officially represent Massachusetts' 7th Congressional District...

Man Suspected of Killing Angela Simmons’ Ex-Fiancé and Father of Her Son Turns Himself...

Less than a week after Angela Simmons‘ ex-fiancé Sutton Tennyson was shot dead in Atlanta, the man who is allegedly behind the killing has turned himself in. Michael...

Photo of Man who was Falsely Accused and Spent 28 Years on Death Row...

A photo showing a smiling former death row inmate with a #VOTED sticker on his forehead has captured the social media spotlight. Anthony Hinton spent...
Ron Reynolds

Texas House Member, Ron Reynolds, Wins Re-election From Jail Cell

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A re-election celebration is underway in Pod 2 of the Montgomery County Jail after inmate number 232573 claimed victory in Texas House District...

Howard University College Student Scammed Republicans by Making Up Sob Story About Being a...

A Howard University college student scammed Trump supporters via Twitter by pretending to be a slighted Trump supporter and soliciting donations from sympathetic MAGA...
State Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Democrat, defeated Republican Jennifer Zielinski in the race to represent the state's Fifth District.

Ilhan Omar Becomes First Somali-American Elected to U.S. House of Representatives

Minnesota’s first Somali-American state representative has again made history: She is now the country’s first Somali-American elected to Congress. State Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Democrat,...
Mandela Barnes

Mandela Barnes Elected as First Black Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin

Democrat Tony Evers' running mate Mandela Barnes will become the first African American lieutenant governor in Wisconsin history. The Evers victory over Republican Gov. Scott...

The Music of the Sixties Demanded Respect, Justice, and Equality Amidst Civil Unrest, Inequality,...

When Sly and the Family Stone released “Everyday People” at the end of 1968, it was a rallying cry after a tumultuous year of...