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Congress Hears From Eric Garner’s Mother, 5 Years After Police Killed Her Son

Congress Hears From Eric Garner’s Mother, 5 Years After Police Killed Her Son
Gwen Carr, the mother of Eric Garner, sat before Congress on Thursday and relived the death of her son at the hands of police, as part of a hearin...

Why Some People Are Calling on The Steelers to Sign Colin Kaepernick

Why  Some People Are Calling on The Steelers  to Sign Colin Kaepernick
The late Al Davis always never flinched at telling the NFL to go chew itself, and he likely would not have resisted in extending an opportunity fo...

Tomi Lahren slams NFL's partnership with Jay-Z: "Apparently the league hates America"

Tomi Lahren slams NFL's partnership with Jay-Z: "Apparently the league hates America"
The NFL and Jay-Z's entertainment and sports representation company are teaming up for events and social activism, and Tomi Lahren is not happy.  ...

Congress Pays Tribute To Nipsey Hussle’s Career And Activism

Congress Pays Tribute To Nipsey Hussle’s Career And Activism
Nipsey Hussle, the South Los Angeles rapper and philanthropist who was shot to death outside of his store last week, was memorialized in Congress ...

Nipsey Hussle’s Work In The Black Community Went Deeper Than You Think

Nipsey Hussle’s Work In The Black Community Went Deeper Than You Think
When Los Angeles–based rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed on March 31 at the age of 33, his death plunged people in his LA community, as wel...

Activist Amber Evans’ Body Found In Scioto River

Activist Amber Evans’ Body Found In Scioto River
According to ABC 6, Amber Evans,28, was reported missing on January 28 after her vehicle was found near the Scioto Mile in Columbus, Ohio. Her mis...

Malcolm X's legacy remains strong on the anniversary of his assassination

Malcolm X's legacy remains strong on the anniversary of his assassination
Activist and religious leader Malcolm X was assassinated on Feb. 21, 1965 in New York City. He was 39 years old. Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little...

A REFLECTION ON NINA SIMONE

A REFLECTION ON NINA SIMONE
Nina Simone had many gifts. Born Eunice Waymon, the prodigy’s rigorous piano training in the masters—Bach, Rachmaninoff, and Beethoven—from the ag...

Celebrities, Historians and Politicians Remember Rosa Parks on what would have been her 106th Birthday

Celebrities, Historians and Politicians  Remember Rosa Parks on what would have been her 106th Birthday
Rosa Parks became one of the major symbols of the civil rights movement after she was arrested in Montgomery, Alabama, fo...

NFL Commissioner Blasted For Dodging Questions On Colin Kaepernick Situation

NFL Commissioner Blasted For Dodging Questions On Colin Kaepernick Situation
  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell sidestepped more than one question about the football league’s treatment of Colin Kaepernick on Wednesday, and ...

The Link Between Roger Stone and Black Activist Marcus Garvey

The Link Between Roger Stone and Black Activist Marcus Garvey
      President Donald Trump’s longtime confidant and former campaign adviser Roger Stone has been asking him to pardon Marcus Garvey, a black nati...

On MLK Day, King’s Youngest Daughter Honors Mother As ‘Architect Of The King Legacy’

On MLK Day, King’s Youngest Daughter Honors Mother As ‘Architect Of The King Legacy’
Martin Luther King Jr.’s youngest daughter celebrated the 90th anniversary of the civil rights leader’s birth by paying tribute to her mother. O...