…Fingerprinting will discriminate against communities of color By Ken Hare Chicago Defender Staff Writer Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has come out strongly against…
The Tony Awards set the bar for diversity on Sunday evening as several actors and actresses of color were recognized for their work; a major difference from the #OscarsSoWhite controversy that ensued earlier this year. For the first time in the ceremony’s history, four musical acting awards were nabbed by Black actors. Broadway hit show […]
“We’ve heard your concerns about last week’s video. We made a mistake, and want to get better at earning the trust of our black audience,” posted the media company.
In a recent interview with The Real, Janet Hubert expressed her admiration for Jada Pinkett Smith’s artistry: “I respect Jada highly. I respect her skill, I respect her as an artist, I respect her as an actress, very much.”
Six men and a woman were accused of producing and distributing nearly 10,800 “2 Ride” passes in violation of policy for Tulsa City Transit. The workers, however, were simply doing as they were told by supervisors, their lawyer says.
Police officer Jason Van Dyke, who is White, was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday morning and “will be the first on-duty Chicago police officer to be charged with that crime,” the report says.
After Ahmed Mohamed’s homemade digital clock was mistaken for a bomb by authorities, his family is seeking $15 million.
African-American students were outraged to see portraits of Harvard Law School’s Black professors defaced, leading to an investigation by the police and a string of discussions about racial injustice at Harvard University.