15 news found.
  • Jan 30, 2023

    A photo of Tyre Nichols is positioned prior to a press conference on January 27, 2023, in Memphis, Tennessee. | Source: Scott Olson / Getty Listen: There are a lot of Uncle Ruckus acolytes in the sunken place monastery, but almost none of them preach the shuck n’ jive ministry with as much zeal as ...

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  • Jan 28, 2023

    Source: MixMedia / Getty The stories by Black women writers are important and should be heard. This is why I relaunched my school’s publication. Slowly transitioning back to “normal” on our 39-acre campus from a tragic pandemic, my friend, Mauranne Vernier, and I recognized the need to get more sto...

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  • Jan 26, 2023

    Source: NurPhoto / Getty Meta’s decision to restore Donald Trump to his former Facebook glory met sharp resistance from racial justice organizations across the country. Many see the return of Trump to social media as an open invitation to use his platform to spread disinformation and incite violenc...

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  • Jan 24, 2023

    RowVaugn Wells, second from left, becomes emotional during a press conference at Mt. Olive Cathedral CME Church after she viewed footage of the violent police interaction that led to the death of her son Tyre Nichols, in Memphis, Tennessee, on January 23, 2023. | Source: The Washington Post / Getty...

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  • Jan 22, 2023

    Source: The Washington Post / Getty Now that House Republicans have created a “Select Subcommittee on Weaponization of the Federal Government,” let’s revisit a classic of that power-abusing genre, featuring its greatest star, Richard M. Nixon. The subcommittee’s express purpose is investigating fed...

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  • Jan 20, 2023

    Source: Gilbert Flores / Getty A recent risqué convo between rappers Yung Miami and Trina about golden showers provides a fresh look at erotic practices between consenting adults. As reported by Bossip on the most recent episode of Yung Miami’s podcast Caresha Please the rapper not only admits to p...

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  • Jan 18, 2023

    Source: Kevin C. Cox / Getty New Bethune-Cookman University (BCU) head football coach Ed Reed is issuing an apology days after the Pro Football Hall of Famer posted a scathing video on Instagram calling out the university. “I(n) regards to my social media and comments about the University, staff an...

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  • Jan 16, 2023

    Source: Tim Mosenfelder / Getty   R&B music is having a much-needed resurgence as a competitive genre in the music industry. As we currently watch SZA break Billboard records for a female R&B artist with her chart-topping new album, SOS, in addition to highly-anticipated music releases from both Be...

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  • Jan 14, 2023

    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King were revered pillars of the civil rights movement; boldly amplifying the ugly truths surrounding racial injustice in America and fearlessly elevating their voices for change in the face of overt oppression. A sculpture that serves as a visual repres...

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  • Jan 12, 2023

    Source: kali9 / Getty It’s no secret that law enforcement and Black communities haven’t had the smoothest of relationships. Police forces across the country have for decades harassed, abused and wrongly arrested a plethora of Black people in this country’s history, leading to a level of distrust be...

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  • Jan 10, 2023

    Former NLF player Ed Reed attends Super Bowl LVI between the Los Angeles Rams and the Cincinnati Bengals at SoFi Stadium on February 13, 2022, in Inglewood, California. | Source: Kevin C. Cox / Getty NFL Hall of Famer and newly announced head football coach for Bethune Cookman University, Ed Reed, ...

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  • Jan 08, 2023

    Source: SERGIO LIMA / Getty Black voters in Brazil helped change the direction of the country when voters reelected President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, known as simply Lula. With a clear majority, Lula supporters defeated the man leading the country’s far-right movement. But two years after suppor...

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