“I have always admired her strength, tenacity, and selflessness in choosing to serve on the frontlines of American foreign policy at a time when the participation of African Americans and women was not welcomed at home or abroad.
It's not just women, Latinos, African Americans, Muslims, veterans and people with disabilities. Donald Trump has gone out of his way to offend Native Americans
Inappropriate blood clotting can be a killer. Each year in the US, 300,000 to 900,000 people suffer a venous thromboembolism (VTE), which includes deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE). African Americans have a
Richmond’s political class views the poor as little more than an ATM. Their take amounts to millions of dollars every year — money fleeced from poor, majority African American residents — through their manipulation of a 1954 state law governing municipal utility rates. A quarter of Richmond’s population lives at or below the poverty line. For them, even […]
Black Girls Code, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing technology education for African American girls between 7-17, is reaching a milestone. The organization was founded in 2011 by Kimberly Bryant when her daughter returned from a technology camp dissatisfied with
Economist Roger Ferguson is the first African American to serve on the board.
eBay recently entered into a partnership with an African online shopping start-up MailforAfrica.com, which will allow American sellers to sell their merchandise to African consumers. The new arrangement, which is termed as “ Powered by MailforAfrica”, will enable inventory from all U.S. individual and business sellers with a 300+ rating to be purchased by buyers […]
The Rev. Bill Owens, the president of the Coalition of African American Pastors, spoke at the March for Marriage rally in Washington, D.C., blasting President Barack Obama for "deceiving America" by carefully timing his advocacy for same-sex marriage.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Supporters of U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump are more likely to describe African Americans as "criminal," "unintelligent," "lazy" and "violent" than voters who backed some Republican rivals in the primaries or who support Democratic contender Hillary Clinton, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll. Ahead of the Nov. Show More Summary
Supporters of U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump are more likely to describe African Americans as “criminal,” “unintelligent,” “lazy” and “violent” than voters who backed some Republican rivals in the primaries or who support Democratic...
As an African American woman living in Texas, every morning I hold my breath reading the news, bracing myself for what terrible violence against black women and girls might confront me. Last Friday, I was relieved to scan news sources and find no pictures of black women or girls beside headlines about beatings, arrests, or shootings. Show More Summary
Mass incarceration damages individuals and communities in ways that scholars are just starting to explore. New research that we’ve published with our colleague Mary Laske Bell shows that African American men who are former inmates are irrevocably harmed by time they spent behind bars. Show More Summary
Police are calling the actions of two Missouri men who allegedly threw eggs and hurled racial slurs at African Americans in south St. Louis a “hate crime,” KSDK reports. Jesse Reed, 30, and David Ragain, also 30, were arrested late Friday and charged with assault motivated by discrimination in the third degree, the station notes. “A white […]
An African American woman will be star of the Kick-Ass: The New Girl comic series.
During last night’s BET Awards, actor Jesse Williams received a humanitarian award and gave a powerful speech about racism, police violence against African Americans, and inequality. The award, he said, is for “the activists, the civil...Show More Summary
Earl Cook, the city’s first African American chief, has led the department for the past seven years.
Black Woman Asks Trump Supporter To Stop Using Her Photo On Twitter Remember when stats came out showing that 94% of African Americans have an unfavorable opinion of Donald Trump? Well sadly it seems someone is trying to change
Derrick Wilburn, founder of Rocky Mountain Black Conservatives delivered a keynote address Saturday at the annual Lincoln Day dinner of the Delta County Republican Party, whose leader, Linda Sorenson, found herself in the national spotlight...Show More Summary
Wealthy Black Family’s $3.5 Million California Manson Firebombed Was a successful Black family the targets of a hate crime earlier this year? According to Eurweb: African Americans are still feeling the effects of seeds planted 100 years ago and
THE "WEAPONIZED COLONIZED SO-CALLED NEGRO" AND "THE BREXIT" After monitoring the "White Right Wing Nationalist" media sources in America, the "White Progressive Nationalist" media sources in America AND the "Black Faced Progressive Fundamentalist...Show More Summary