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Alabama real estate agent fired after ad about election of city's first black mayor

Alabama real estate agent fired after ad about election of city's first black mayor
A real estate agent was fired after posting an advertisement encouraging people to use his home selling services if they were upset after the Mont...

Girls Confront Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Over His Blackface Scandals

Girls Confront Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Over His Blackface Scandals
Twin sisters gave Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau a grilling over his recent blackface scandals. The young girls asked Trudeau “why did yo...

Essence Honors History-Making Black Women: Miss USA, Miss Teen USA And Miss America

Essence Honors History-Making Black Women: Miss USA, Miss Teen USA And Miss America
Essence featured three Black women on its digital cover after they made history this year by becoming Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and Miss America. T...

Let’s Talk About The Black Women In ‘Joker’

Let’s Talk About The Black Women In ‘Joker’
Disclaimer: This piece contains spoilers for “Joker.” “Joker” is an ugly film. That isn’t a judgment call: There are plenty of good “ugly” movies...

Cardi B covered it all up for Paris Fashion Week

Cardi B covered it all up for Paris Fashion Week
Cardi B knows how to make an entrance. On Saturday, the 26-year-old rapper stepped out for Paris Fashion Week rocking a head-to-toe floral ensembl...

‘Big Brother’s’ season was marred by allegations of racism. It’s not the first time

‘Big Brother’s’ season was marred by allegations of racism. It’s not the first time
"Big Brother,” the reality series that isolates several contestants inside a custom-made house for the summer, will conclude its 21st season Wedne...

H&M under fire for featuring young model with 'messy' natural hair in new campaign

H&M under fire for featuring young model with 'messy' natural hair in new campaign
H&M has come under fire by people on social media after a young black model was pictured on its site with what many felt was inappropriately s...

The University of Texas’s Secret Strategy to Keep Out Black Students

The University of Texas’s Secret Strategy to Keep Out Black Students
In the summer of 1955, administrators at the University of Texas at Austin had a problem: The U.S. Supreme Court’s Brown v. Board of Education dec...

Cardi B’s Record Company Denies Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Allegation She’s A Gang Member

Cardi B’s Record Company Denies Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Allegation She’s A Gang Member
Brooklyn hip-hop star Tekashi 6ix9ine testified in court that rapper Cardi B has ties to a street gang, but her record company is denying any conn...

‘Love & Hip Hop’ Star Amara La Negra On Why The Latinx Community Must Address Colorism

‘Love & Hip Hop’ Star Amara La Negra On Why The Latinx Community Must Address Colorism
“Love & Hip Hop” regular Amara La Negra is no stranger to the side glances and microaggressions that come with having dark skin. The singer, e...

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...