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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...

Atheist Nebraska Senator Ernie Chambers Thinks Religious Organizations Ought to Be Taxed

Nebraska state Sen. Ernie Chambers’ new bill aimed at eliminating state property tax exemptions for religious organizations is set for review by the Legislature's Revenue Committee Friday. Bill LB675,...

WATCH: Heather Lindsey, Founder of The Pinky Promise, Offers Godly Advice on Waiting and...

Heather Lindsey, Founder of The Pinky Promise sat down over Skype with Rashad Cartwright of AmericaPreachers.com, to discuss the topic, ‘Dating and Waiting’. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFli-elVpus?feature=player_embedded]

Rev. Dr. Kelvin T. Calloway, Sr. Announces his Candidacy for Bishop in the AME...

Seeking to fulfill a higher calling, the Rev. Dr. Kelvin T. Calloway, Sr., announced his candidacy for bishop in the A.M.E. Church in 2016. His...

Pastor Willie L. McDaniel Is the New Pastor of Curry Temple C.M.E. Church in...

A welcome reception is planned on Sunday, January 26, at 1 p.m., for the Rev. Willie L. McDaniel, the new pastor of Curry Temple...

The Congressional Black Caucus Faces an Uphill Battle in the 113th Congress

CBC to Lead Fight for College Loans, Jobs, Judicial Posts In a Congress likely to be steeped in the politics of this year’s midterm elections,...

Chicago Police Detectives Reportedly Solved a Higher Percentage Of Murders In 2013

In 2013, the Chicago Police Department did a better job of catching killers. A retooled homicide detective division flush with 72 newly promoted investigators assigned...

Why Infighting Between Dr. King’s Children Is Not a Good Look for his Overall...

Martin Luther King III was the speaker at Rowan University’s 28th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Breakfast, which raised $20,000 for students through...

Coppin State Tries New Method To Combat Crime On HBCU Campuses

Leonard Hamm is looking forward to his teaching load this upcoming semester. A self-proclaimed “ordinary guy” who’s just looking to give Coppin State University...

Female Police Pat Down of 16-Year-Old Boy Who Claimed the Woman Manhandled his Private...

The controversial pat down of a 16-year-old boy who claims a female cop manhandled his private parts is irritating old wounds surrounding Philadelphia’s stop...

Ben Carson Asks, Will Obama’s State of the Union Address Be a Communism Lesson?

President Barack Obama plans to make income inequality a focus of his January 28 State of the Union address, but Dr. Ben Carson thinks he should...

4-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy Leaves School Undetected, Walks Home Alone

Symeir Talley-Jasper, 4, walked out of the doors of his Brooklyn school and walked all the way home without one teacher or school employee...