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The Ultimate Legacy of Dr. King Is More About his Theological Views and Less...

As we begin our Black History Month celebrations, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life and legacy will of course be observed. We must...

WATCH: Orlando, FL City Leaders Plan to Move Forward with Plans to Bulldoze Faith...

The city of Orlando’s plan to bulldoze a Parramore church to make way for a new $84 million soccer stadium is moving forward. Faith Deliverance...

Donna Brazile on Why Dr. King Was a Man of Love and Great Faith...

Heralded as one of the largest remembrances of the life of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the annual Dr. Martin Luther King,...

What Tuesday’s State of the Union Means for African-Americans

While the State of the Union is a unique opportunity for President Obama to talk directly with all Americans, this year's speech has special...

Second Grand Jury Indicts Police Officer in Shooting Death of Former FAMU Football Player,...

A grand jury has indicted Officer Randall Kerrick of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department on a charge of voluntary manslaughter in the September 14 shooting...

Congressional Black Caucus Takes Obama to Task Over Racial Diversity

The Congressional Black Caucus have long been some of President Barack Obama‘s staunchest supporters on Capitol Hill — but not anymore. The African-American lawmakers have grown...

The Obamas Invite Homosexual NBA Player Jason Collins to Tuesday’s State of the Union...

NBA player Jason Collins, who last year became one of the first athletes in any major sport to declare that he is gay, will...

‘Preachers of LA’ Gear Up for Season 2; Spreads to New York and Atlanta

The wait is finally over for Preachers of L.A. fans. Oxygenhas announced plans to pick-up a second season of the hit docu-series.All six pastors are returning...

Greater Love Tabernacle Church in Boston Is Fighting to Keep Its Doors Open; Community...

The Rev. William Dickerson has buried many sons of this city through the years. Wakes, funerals, grief are a refrain in his work. He ministers...

Church Members Remember the Life of 20-Year-Old South Carolina State University Student, Brandon Robinson

Church members at Williams Chapel A.M.E Church wiped tears from their eyes as they remembered the life of 20-year-old Brandon Robinson who was shot...

A Black Church and a Jewish Temple Come Together to Make a Joyful Noise

The rabbi's e-mail inquiry to the black pastor last spring was blunt: How crazy would it be to start a Jewish gospel choir? And...

Vandals Damage Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center in Connecticut; Board Member Won’t Press...

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center stopped hosting youth programs about two years ago, and in December the West Side center went...

Corruption Trial for Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Begins Today as Race for...

Him again. The week ahead leads up to a mayoral election here, so it will be filled with the usual talk about the challenges ahead...

Dr. Cornel West to Speak at Bethany Baptist Church in New Jersey Next Month

Prolific author and noted public thinker Dr. Cornel West will lead a discussion on race and justice at a Newark church in February as part of...

Mother Who Lost her Son to Gun Violence Wants Cities to Stand Up Against...

Alexis Perkins said she places her son’s ashes next to her bedside. “I feel like I still have a part of him with me. I know his...

Just How Bad Is Political Corruption in Today’s Society?

With the indictment last week of the former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell on fraud and conspiracy charges, one might surmise that high-level political scandal is breaking...

President Obama Expected to Lay Out Extensive Plan to Put Black Americans and All...

President Barack Obama will announce a new plan next week to help Americans who continue to struggle to find jobs even as the economy...

The Important Role Black Barbers Played during the Underground Railroad

Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal is joined by professor Quincy T. Mills to discuss his book, Cutting Along the Color Line: Black Barbers and...

WATCH: The Late Dr. Mack King Carter Offers Advice to Preachers on How to...

One of the legendary preachers speaking to PREACHERS and Pastors concerning SERMON PREPARATION and STUDY METHODS. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQ8Y3rQ6u2s?feature=player_embedded]

Young Black Scientists Learn from Success and Failure in Silicon Valley

Attention, Tesla Motors: Your next budding engineering genius lives right in your backyard and has a question and a hunch about aerodynamics for you. Ayinde...