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Anita White, the Seattle blues singer known as Lady A, is speaking out for the first time after the country group formerly known as Lady Antebellum…
Relationships have ups and downs, and sometimes it just "Be Like That." That's the message Kane Brown is sending in his new collaboration with Khalid and…
In recent years, Virginia, Harvard and other schools have acknowledged how they used the labor of enslaved blacks, accepted thousands in contributions from plantation owners and upheld the racist systems that falsely validated…
The words and phrases permeate nearly every aspect of our society. "Master bedrooms" in our homes. "Blacklists" and "whitelists" in computing. The idiom "sold down the…
“Some people don’t care about life. I just pray for them. I really do.” By Michael P Coleman With “Black Lives Matter,” the legendary BeBe Winans…
CNN host Don Lemon has made news lately for insisting the Black Lives Matter movement isn’t about Black-on-Black crime and downplaying a recent surge in gun violence – but it turns out…
The wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas was among those who sent notes criticizing a Virginia town's "Black Lives Matter" banner, telling city officials in an…
Incumbent Sen. Cory Booker survived against a progressive challenger in New Jersey’s Democratic Senate primary. Booker faced off against little-known Lawrence Hamm, founder and chairman of the People’s…
Will Smith is sharing his personal experience with police. During a video conversation Monday with political commentator Angela Rye about being Black in America, the actor, 51,…
Oprah Winfrey and Lionsgate are partnering with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones to adapt The New York Times’ recent project examining the legacy of slavery for…