Civil Rights Groups on High Alert for Cyberthreats as They Register Minorities Ahead of...

Trupania Bonner is quick to warn groups registering minorities to vote to be alert for cybertricks. His training class for civic engagement groups now includes...

Lisa Sharon Harper: Trump’s Appeal Is Based on Fear of Losing Propped-Up White Prosperity

Race broke the world. What if Plato had never pontificated, in his Republic, on inherent social status — pre-ordained lots in life — and called...

Stephon Clark’s Family Seeks $35 Million In Wrongful Death Claim Against City of Sacramento

Stephon Clark’s family is seeking $35 million from the city of Sacramento. A lawyer representing the family filed a wrongful death claim against the city earlier...

Rev. Bryan Carter of Concord Church in Dallas and Other Major Area Churches Plan...

The issues that prompted Thursday's protest march in downtown Dallas and the wounds torn in the community by the deadly gunman pose a serious...
Dr. Herron K. Gaston

Dr. Herron K. Gaston: Ambassador for Justice

Herron Gaston ’14 M.Div., ’15 S.T.M. is the recently promoted Associate Director of Admissions at Yale Divinity School and a key contributor to the...

Robert J. Jones Chosen as New Chancellor of University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

The University of Illinois has chosen a new chancellor for the flagship Urbana-Champaign campus. A written statement from the university on Tuesday says Robert J....
Prof. Keri L. Day

Princeton Theological Professor Keri Day Asks: Would Kavanaugh’s White Conservative Supporters Still Back him...

by Keri Day The Brett Kavanaugh crisis has been a crucible for questions about sexual behavior and women’s equality. But Thursday’s drama on Capitol Hill,...

LISTEN: Slavery & the New World, Pt. 7; the Negro Church, Pt. 8; the...

http://traffic.libsyn.com/historybabc/HBABC-39.mp3 Our Scripture verse for today is Psalm 119:93 which reads: "I will never forget thy precepts: for with them thou hast quickened me." Our History...

Colin Kaepernick Receives W.E.B. Du Bois Medal at Harvard University for Contributions to Black...

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick was among eight people saluted by Harvard University on Thursday for contributions to black history and culture. All eight recipients...

Denzel Washington Circling Lead Role In Dan Gilroy’s Legal Drama ‘Inner City’

Denzel Washington is eyeing the lead role in “Inner City,” a legal drama written and to be directed by Dan Gilroy, Variety has learned. The project...

WATCH: Meet Robert F. Smith, the Black Billionaire Who Adobe Just Paid Another $3...

Back in 2016, African-American billionaire Robert F. Smith, founder and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, made a big bet when he paid $1.8 billion...

Yolanda Adams Confirms BET’s ‘Sunday Best’ Competition Will Return in 2017

Inquiring minds want to know what happened to BET's popular gospel singing completion "Sunday Best," and now Yolanda Adams, one of the show's judges,...

Kanye West Distances Himself from Politics; Says he Realizes he’s ‘Been Used’

Kanye West took to Twitter on Tuesday to reveal he's had enough of politics. The outspoken fan of President Trump tweeted: “My eyes are now...

WATCH: Oprah Winfrey and Will Smith’s ‘Poetry Battle’ at Dedication For National Museum of...

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/portableplayer/?cmsID=394679541&videoID=cyeCzQC0QnTk&origin=nbcbayarea.com&sec=multimedia&subsec=&width=600&height=360 Oprah Winfrey and Will Smith share the work of African-American poets during the dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. SOURCE:...
Ron Reynolds

Texas House Member, Ron Reynolds, Wins Re-election From Jail Cell

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A re-election celebration is underway in Pod 2 of the Montgomery County Jail after inmate number 232573 claimed victory in Texas House District...

Gabrielle Union and Tamron Hall Join Alicia Keys In Going Makeup-Free

Alicia Keys has been leading a barefaced revolution after penning an essay about her commitment to going makeup free every day, including on the red...

WATCH: In Final Episode of His 3-Part Docu-series, “Shut Up and Dribble,” Airing Tonight,...

LeBron James couldn't help but think about his own boys after Trayvon Martin's death ... saying he realized that could've been one of his kids who...

Bittersweet Reunion for Cast of ‘Martin’ at Tommy Ford’s Funeral

A week after the sudden death of Tommy Ford, the 52-year-old's Martin costars reunited for a touching tribute at the actor's funeral on Wednesday...
Mia Love

Rep. Mia Love Unloads On President Trump and Republican Party for Making Women and...

Having lost her re-election bid, Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, is unloading on the Republican Party and its leader, chiding President Trump for alienating women...

Early Reactions to “Fences” Show Viola Davis and Denzel Washington Are Serious Oscar Contenders

Heading into the thick of awards season, Denzel Washington’s third directorial effort, Fences, is getting the kind of early screening reaction that often fuels...