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Only Known Recording of Martin Luther King, Jr.,’s Speech at Arizona State University Found

Mary Scanlon had no idea a $3 purchase from a Goodwill store in Phoenix would turn out to be a rare link to the...

WATCH: Bishop Rudolph McKissick Jr., Gives Interview After Father Hands Reins of Church to...

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Black Activists in Chicago Are So Displeased with Obama that They Tell him, “Mr....

If President Barack Obama is looking for positive feedback on his 2014 State of the Union address, Chicago is not the place to go,...

Dr. Tony Evans: Why the Church Needs Black History Month

Dr. Tony Evans writes about unity, racial reconciliation and working toward oneness in Christ. by Tony Evans Something I sometimes hear from my white brothers and...

State Dept. to Host Fugees Rapper, Pras Michel, Who Called Supreme Court Justice Clarence...

The State Department is presenting a global webcast on February 4, titled "From the Street to Mainstream: The Evolution of Rap/Hip Hop Music."   The host of the webcast,...

WATCH: Memphis Church Leaders Laud Exhibit that says Blacks and Whites Are Not Different

It’s a small but powerful word, and even in 2014 the word race still speaks volumes in America, especially here in Memphis. Dr. Eli Morris...

Ify Ike Thinks the Church Should Pay Beyonce More Attention

One woman's rant on why the church owes the pop star a bit more gratitude and attention. “I been thinking…I been thinking…”  It seems everybody’s talking...

Baptist Minister Charles G. Jones says ‘No Matter Where Christians Worship, They Are United’

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. described, “eleven o’clock on Sunday morning as the most segregated hour in America.” This was truer in the early...

WATCH: Two D.C. Firefighters, Who Refused to Help Black Man Dying of Massive Heart...

Two Washington, D.C., firefighters have been placed on paid administrative leave in the wake of firefighters refusing to respond to an emergency right across the street...

Maryland Mother Leaves 2 Daughters in Freezing Car for Over 90 Minutes to Get...

Authorities say a woman has been charged with child neglect, accused of leaving her two young daughters in a cold car while she had...

Civil Rights Leaders Applaud NYC Mayor de Blasio’s Appointment of Monitor to Reform Stop-and-Frisk...

The civil rights community applauded a move by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to settle the legal battle over controversial stop-and-frisk policies...

Rev. Terrence Griffith Installed for 3rd Term as President of Black Clergy of Philadelphia...

Rev. Terrence Griffith was installed for a third term as president of the Black Clergy of Philadelphia & Vicinity last Sunday at the 1st African...

In Book, Last Chance for Justice, T.K. Thorne Details How Relentless Investigators Uncovered New...

September 15, 1963, a bomb goes off. Four young girls are killed. Twenty two people are injured. The place – the 16th Street Baptist...

Bill de Blasio to Allow Sweeping Changes to Stop-and-Frisk Policies

The new tone in New York has already become apparent, as newly elected Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today that he would allow the...

Church Members of Word of Life Family Worship Center in La Vergne, TN Unable...

The pews in the Word of Life Family Worship Center sat empty Sunday. No one delivered a sermon. No one sang hymns, gave testimonials...

Jewett Walker Is the New Pastor of New Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in...

2014 saw a new face preaching from behind the pulpit at New Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church on Manchester Avenue in South Los Angeles. After...

Rev. Laura Buchanan Ahart of Boston Goes to Minister Wherever There Is a Need

The Rev. Laura Buchanan Ahart walked past the grave, directly to the dead man’s mother. She wrapped her arms around the crying woman, spoke...

Local Black Church Leaders in Madison, Wisconsin say They Are Desperate to Save Their...

On a recent afternoon, the Rev. Alex Gee, pastor of Fountain of Life Covenant Church on Madison's south side, facilitated a candid conversation with...

Some African-American Students at Univ. of Minnesota Want Crime Alerts to Avoid Using the...

School officials at the University of Minnesota are working with black student and facility organizations after they wrote a letter to the school’s president...

Program Set to Explore History of Black Churches in Iredell, NC

Iredell County native Phyllis Bailey will present a special program, "The History of Black Churches in Iredell County,” as part of the Iredell County...