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Southern Baptist Leaders Respond to Black Minister Lawrence Ware’s Op-ed In ‘The New York Times’ Detailing his Decision To Leave the Denomination Over ‘Alt-Right’ Denouncement Controversy

A black academic from Oklahoma is renouncing his Southern Baptist ordination because of the massive support for Donald Trump within the denomination, and alleges the SBC is "complicit" in the rise of the alt-right. Yet noted SBC leaders believe he is furthering a misleading narrative that does not reflect the

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WATCH: Whoopi Goldberg Slams Black Lives Matter Activist DeRay McKesson Over his ‘Planet of the Apes’ Racism Claim

Whoopi Goldberg was among many who thought Black Lives Matter activist DeRay McKesson took things a bit too far by accusing filmmakers behind “War for the Plant of the Apes” of invoking his image by dressing one of the apes in a blue vest similar to one he often wears.

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Minnesota Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Philando Castile to be Paid $48,500 as He Leaves Department

The Minnesota police officer who was acquitted in last year's fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile will receive $48,500 as he leaves the suburban department that employed him at the time of the killing, according to a separation agreement announced Monday. (more…)

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LISTEN: Obama to Headline Fundraiser for Democrats (UCNN 07/10/17)

https://soundcloud.com/danielwhyteiii/obama-to-headline-fundraiser-for-democrats-ucnn-071017 1. WashPost - Former president Barack Obama will formally reenter the political fray this week less than six months after leaving office, headlining a fundraiser for a group that could prove critical to the Democratic Party’s rebuilding efforts. Obama’s appearance Thursday before a few dozen people at a closed-door event

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Black Lives Matter Leaders Sued Over Baton Rouge Police Shooting That Left Three Officers Dead

A police officer wounded in a shooting rampage in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, last year that left three officers dead sued Black Lives Matter movement leaders on Friday, accusing them of inciting violence that spurred the attack. (more…)

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Perjury Charge Dropped Against Former Texas State Trooper Involved in Arrest of Sandra Bland

Prosecutors have dropped the single charge against the Texas state trooper involved in the arrest of driver Sandra Bland, whose jail cell death in July 2015 became a flash point in the Black Lives Matter movement and led to a state law in her name. (more…)

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Black NJ College Professor Lisa Durden Fired After Racially Insensitive Comments on Fox News

A New Jersey community college has fired an adjunct professor after officials say she made racially insensitive comments on Fox News. (more…)

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Evangelical Pastor Suggests SBC Was ‘Played’ Into Condemning Alt-Right White Supremacy

Doug Wilson, pastor of Christ Church in Moscow, Idaho, suggested Monday that the Southern Baptist Convention was "played" into condemning the alt-right white supremacy movement at their recently concluded annual meeting, arguing that the politically correct decision will only serve as more fuel for the extremist group. (more…)

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Students gather at the University of North Carolina in Charlotte on September 21, 2016, for a protest against police brutality following the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott nearby. (Nicholas Kamm / AFP / Getty Images)

Black Lives Matter Movement, Which Rose Under Obama, Seems to Have Vanished Under Trump

Donald Trump’s election and presidency has inspired the biggest outpouring of liberal activism in more than a decade. But Black Lives Matter seems less visible than a year ago. After a meteoric rise to prominence, the movement is struggling mightily with sharp disputes over direction and leadership. (more…)

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Las Vegas Police Officer Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter in Death of Man Put in Chokehold

A police officer in has been charged with involuntary manslaughter for his role in the chokehold death of a father of two at a Las Vegas Strip resort, authorities said. (more…)

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34,000 Black Churches Express No Confidence In NAACP President Cornell Brooks’ Leadership, Say The NAACP Should Protect The Future of Black Children and Not Adopt a Homosexual Agenda

We must stop the NAACP from becoming a gay civil rights organization, they have their own The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000 Churches comprised of 15 denominations and 15.7 million African Americans, agrees with the unyielding 64 member board of the NAACP to not renew the

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