Jesse Jackson says If Hillary Clinton Runs for President, She Will Win

The Rev. Jesse Jackson shared his views Monday on a potential presidential run by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and whether Vice President...

Harlem Educator, Geoffrey Canada, To Resign From Harlem Children’s Zone

A prominent Harlem charter school advocate who gained national fame in a documentary that examined the country’s educational system is stepping down from his...

Jurors To Decide The Fate Of Michael Dunn

A 47-year-old Florida man reacted viciously to an argument over loud music with teenagers in a store parking lot and fired multiple shots into...

Pastor Audley Castor of the Apostolic Pentecostal Church of Pickering, ON Is Using Black...

During his first presidential campaign, Barack Obama spoke publicly about fatherlessness in black communities. “ have abandoned their responsibilities, acting like boys instead of...

Second AME in Los Angeles Holds Gospel Jazz Luncheon

Second African Methodist Episcopal Church will present ‘Music of the Spirit Through Jazz’ on Saturday, February 22, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., at...
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas addresses the audience during a program at the Duquesne University School of Law (AP Photo/Tribune Review, Sidney Davis)

Clarence Thomas Tells Christian University Chapel Attendees that America Today is More ‘Race- and...

Americans today are too sensitive about race, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas told a gathering of college students in Florida on Tuesday. Speaking at Palm...
Representative Alvin Holmes, D - Montgomery, addressed fellow members of the Alabama House of Representatives about 14 minutes after Legislature opened their special session on Monday afternoon, Feb. 26, 2007, in Montgomery, Ala. (Montgomery Advertiser, Lloyd Gallman)

Alabama State Rep. Alvin Holmes says he Doesn’t Like Clarence Thomas Because ‘he’s Married...

Alabama state representative Alvin Holmes is no fan of Clarence Thomas. On Tuesday, the same day Thomas told an audience he is treated worse by “northern...
(Credit: New Pittsburg Courier)

Pew Forum Delivers Report on “African Americans and Technology Use”

Main Findings This report on African Americans and technology is the first in a series of demographic snapshots of technology use and adoption among different...

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Found Guilty on Corruption Charges; May Face 20...

Former Mayor C. Ray Nagin of New Orleans was found guilty on Wednesday of accepting payoffs for city contracts, becoming the first mayor in...

John Piper and Jemar Tisby Talk About Why Some Preachers Avoid Preaching on Racial...

Popular Calvinist Baptist preacher and author John Piper says one of the biggest reasons some preachers avoid preaching racial harmony from the pulpit is...

Bishop Orlando Findlayter of Brooklyn, NY Gets Spared a Night of Jail by Bill...

A church pastor with outstanding warrants — and a position on Mayor de Blasio’s inaugural committee — dodged a night in the slammer after...

Dr. Teresa Hairston Hosts the 20th Annual Gospel Heritage Praise & Worship Conference in...

February is the month when this nation celebrates the history of Black America, and what better way to celebrate than with the legacy of...

Second Liberty Baptist Church in Quinton, VA Was Established in 1866 as the First...

The English Oxford Dictionary defines the word "liberty" as "the state of being free within society from oppressive restrictions imposed by authority on one's...
“I remember the coach, in my face, grabbed my chest plate and say ‘I’m gonna f------ kill you,” Ricky Jean-Michel said. (WABC)

Black High School Football Players File Lawsuit After they Say They Were Targeted and...

Five black high school football players in Long Island say they were called the N-word, targeted and assaulted during an intense rivalry game in...

Remembering a Forgotten Civil Rights Hero: Claudette Colvin, the First Person Arrested for Resisting...

On Dec. 20, 1956, after a crushing year long boycott, numerous court cases and national attention, the Montgomery Alabama bus system was finally integrated. The very next day, Martin Luther...

James Meredith, Mississippi Civil Rights Hero, says ‘God Sent Me, a Prophet Like Moses’

He is known to many as a Mississippi civil rights hero, but James Meredith compares himself to Moses. Meredith spoke at the Jackson County...

After a 1-Day Delay, Jury in Case of Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin...

After a day's delay, deliberations resumed Wednesday in the federal corruption case against former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin. Jurors got the case Monday afternoon....

Oregon Developer Plans to Demolish Former African Immigrant Church to Build Condos

In the latest project in what has been a development rush on Portland’s Munjoy Hill, developers are hoping to demolish a former African immigrant...

BET & ICON MANN Honor Chicago Pastor and Gospel Artist Charles Jenkins As a...

Celebrating the positive impact that Black men are making domestically and across the globe, BET and ICON MANN joined forces to launch 28 Men...

New Report says U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Will Step Down This Year

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will step down this year, he said in an interview with the New Yorker’s Jeffrey Toobin in the magazine’s Feb. 17 edition. In a...