15 news found.
  • Feb 27, 2024

    Source: Michael M. Santiago / Getty From the moment Letitia James assumed office in January 2019, she made it clear that she would not shy away from confronting powerful figures who take advantage of the law, regardless of their stature. Her commitment to justice and accountability has led her to t...

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  • Feb 25, 2024

    The Bridgewater Commons Mall is pictured on December 24, 2010, in Bridgewater TWP, New Jersey. | Source: Matt Rainey / Getty The family of a Black teenager has reached an undisclosed settlement with a police department in New Jersey two years after his unlawful arrest at the Bridgewater Commons Mal...

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  • Feb 23, 2024

    Killer Mike performs at the House of Blues Las Vegas inside Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on February 9, 2024, in Las Vegas, Nevada. | Source: Ethan Miller / Getty Just a few weeks ago, Michael Render aka Killer Mike was trending on social media because his latest album Michael earned him three Gr...

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  • Feb 21, 2024

    Source: Kayla Oaddams / Getty She might’ve played your favorite character in a handful of classic Black TV shows and movies over the past few decades — shoutout to 1999’s The Wood and five great seasons of Soul Food on Showtime — but seasoned actress Malinda Williams has recently become our persona...

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  • Feb 19, 2024

    Source: Allen Berezovsky / Getty Denzel Washington and Spike Lee will reunite for the first time since the 2006 crime thriller film Inside Man. They are bringing Japanese filmmaker and painter, Akira Kurosawa’s film to a new audience. Read more details about Washington and Lee’s reunion project ins...

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  • Feb 17, 2024

    Source: felixmizioznikov / Getty With the current news cycle focused on Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis and the hearing to determine whether she should be disqualified from prosecuting the RICO case against Donald Trump and more than a dozen co-defendants accused of election interferenc...

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  • Feb 15, 2024

    Source: Jacob Wackerhausen / Getty School districts throughout Indianapolis are struggling to retain Black educators due to low compensation. Still, one non-profit organization is doing the work to protect the financial well-being of those in need. In 2023, The Educate Me Foundation unveiled its Te...

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  • Feb 13, 2024

    From left: Ahmaud Arbery’s convicted murderers: Gregory McMichael, William “Roddie” Bryan, Travis McMichael. | Source: Glynn County Sheriff’s Office What does Spider-Man do when he sees someone commit a crime and there are no police officers around to help? He swings in, wraps the wrongdoer in his ...

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  • Feb 11, 2024

    From left: Florida State Rep. Michele Raynor, Florida State Sen. Shevrin Jones and journalist Gerren Keith Gaynor at the “State of The Black Church Symposium” in Atlanta on Feb. 2, 2024. | Source: Dr. Ralph Basui Watkins/Pride in the Pews Bridge building, political positioning and transparency were...

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  • Feb 09, 2024

    Actor Jonathan Majors (C) leaves a courtroom after being found guilty of assault and harassment of his former girlfriend, at the Manhattan criminal courts in New York City on December 18, 2023. | Source: YUKI IWAMURA / Getty Trigger Warning: This article includes descriptions of domestic violence. ...

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  • Feb 07, 2024

    Source: Chris Walter / Getty The long-awaited Bob Marley biopic “One Love” will highlight important moments in the musician’s life – his adolescence in Trench Town, his spiritual growth, the attempt on his life. But as a music industry scholar, I wonder if the film is yet another extension of the M...

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  • Feb 05, 2024

    Source: Gilbert Flores / Getty The 66th Annual Grammy Awards are this weekend! We’re hoping to see big wins from our favorites including SZA, Victoria Monét, Jon Batiste and many more. The 96th Academy Awards are about a month and some change away. The nominees were announced last week and they wer...

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