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Spike Lee Shuts Down Right-Wing Spin On Donald Trump’s ‘Both Sides’ Quote

Spike Lee Shuts Down Right-Wing Spin On Donald Trump’s ‘Both Sides’ Quote
Movie director Spike Lee has no time for the way some conservatives are attempting to spin the narrative on President Donald Trump’s infamous clai...

The New York Times '1619 Project' hits newsstands and examines the history of US slavery

The New York Times '1619 Project' hits newsstands  and examines the history of US slavery
LAST NIGHT, AT THE EVENT SPACE of The New York Timesbuilding, a collection of Black journalists, poets, and museum curators announced their intent...

Bill Cosby Begins Appeal Process In Sexual Assault Conviction

Bill Cosby Begins Appeal Process In Sexual Assault Conviction
A Pennsylvania appeals court on Monday questioned why actor Bill Cosby never got a supposed non-prosecution agreement in writing as his lawyers as...

How Black Farmers Are Trying To End Centuries Of Racism In America’s Food System

How Black Farmers Are Trying To End Centuries Of Racism In America’s Food System
When Keisha Cameron and her husband first started farming their 5 acres of land in Grayson, Georgia, in 2014, they worked the soil with what littl...

Officer Placed On Leave After KKK Application Found Framed On Bedroom Wall

Officer Placed On Leave After KKK Application Found Framed On Bedroom Wall
A Michigan police officer is on administrative leave after a prospective buyer of his home said he found a framed Ku Klux Klan application and sev...

Halle Bailey Has Amazing Reaction To People Hating On Her ‘Little Mermaid’ Casting

Halle Bailey Has Amazing Reaction To People Hating On Her ‘Little Mermaid’ Casting
Halle Bailey gracefully demonstrated her ability to channel the gentle spirit of Ariel when she finally spoke out about the criticism of her casti...

Chris Rock’s ‘bet he white’ joke about mass shooters slammed as ‘racist'

Chris Rock’s ‘bet he white’ joke about mass shooters slammed as ‘racist'
A joke Chris Rock shared in reference to the latest mass shootings — and featuring a play on Betty White’s name — has riled up some fans, who are ...

How Watermelon's Reputation Got Tangled In Racism

How Watermelon's Reputation Got Tangled In Racism
The cover of the Aug. 9, 1937 issue of Life Magazine is all about watermelons. On it, several watermelons are wedged into various spots in the bac...

Ronald Reagan Makes Racist Comment To Richard Nixon In Newly Released Audio

Ronald Reagan Makes Racist Comment To Richard Nixon In Newly Released Audio
Ronald Reagan called representatives of an African country’s government “monkeys” in a 1971 telephone call with then-President Richard Nixon, acco...

New Emmett Till Memorial Will Be Made Bulletproof, Group Says

New Emmett Till Memorial Will Be Made Bulletproof, Group Says
A new historical marker honoring Emmett Till will reportedly be bulletproof and protected by security, following national outrage over a photo of ...

People Love This News Anchor’s Response After Trump Attends MAGA-Themed Wedding

People Love This News Anchor’s Response After Trump Attends MAGA-Themed Wedding
People on Twitter are praising a New York anchor for how she seemingly responded – or didn’t respond – to upbeat coverage of President Donald Trum...

Why Is Country Music Considered So White?

Why Is Country Music Considered So White?
Country music listening numbers are on the rise. And yet, while black artists dominate charts across multiple genres, country music charts are a p...