A college student almost died last week when his e-cigarette blew up in his face, leaving him with severe burns and a broken neck.
Activist Mercutio Southall Jr., the man who was kicked and beaten by Donald Trump supporters at a rally in Alabama, is sharing his side of the story with Think Progress.
After Ahmed Mohamed’s homemade digital clock was mistaken for a bomb by authorities, his family is seeking $15 million.
In recent days, the real estate mogul has endorsed his supporters’ attack of a Black activist at a rally in Birmingham, Ala., and tweeted a neo-Nazi graphic of murder statistics that is patently racist and inaccurate.
This week in television will be a tad less eventful since Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder are now on hiatus until February 11th. But with Real Housewives of Atlanta, Being Mary Jane and Empire still going strong, there will be plenty of drama to make up for it. And of course, the […]
A choir comprised of men from Atlanta’s Central Night Shelter are making their way to the nation’s capital in December to perform at the White House Open House Holiday Celebration.
This past weekend, the brothers of Alpha Phi Alpha, a historic Black fraternity, took to the streets of Chicago and held steadfast in the midst…
In I-am-sad-to-even-have-to-write-about-this-today reporting, a Kenyan blogger wrote a post about how natural hair is ugly.
Sixteen people were shot in a hail of gunfire Sunday night at Bunny Friend Park in New Orleans. According to reports, multiple people began firing shots into a crowd of more than 300.
Ben Carson dismissed the fact that Black men and women are being disproportionately targeted by police, saying he needed more “evidence” that profiling exists in law enforcement.
Kylie Jenner and her older beau Tyga may be back on just days after they reportedly split up. On Friday, word got out that Kylie might have dumped the “Rack City” rapper on his birthday. People of the Internet gathered for a good cackle as the pair traded subliminal posts on social media before going […]
Now that Kirk Franklin has had his say about how the Black church treats its LGBT members, Erica Campbell has shared her somewhat unsurprising views on the matter. It was a huge deal that Kirk apologized for how church folks have acted towards Gay and Transgender people, but Erica seemed to have towed the church’s […]
Roker’s experience is not unique — cabs passing Black men and women is a decades-long problem that has both been addressed through the lens of racial profiling and comedic fodder.
Chrisette Michele’s is getting ready to spend a couple forevers with a very special man. Her road to Happily Ever After has been a rocky one that included a nasty lawsuit and an enchanted reconciliation. A few weeks back, Chrisette hinted at a huge change in her life with a post on Instagram that suggested […]