On this day in 1950, Edith Sampson was the first African American appointed as a representative to the UN.
Comey's appointment was announced by Howard President Wayne A.I. Frederick on Wednesday morning. [read more]
Harvard University gained an elite celebrity on Tuesday when Black excellence times three strolled on campus for freshman move-in day. Cameras were out and... [read more]
The Black Mamas Matter webinar bought attention to the racial gaps in maternal mortality rates in the United States. [read more]
A woman who says she met with and starting sleeping with famed music legend, R. Kelly, at just 16 has come forward to tell... [read more]
Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) plans to introduce a bill to remove statues from the United States Capitol honoring Confederate figures despite President Donald Trump... [read more]
Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors will commemorate the historic Los Angeles riots with a performance on Tuesday. “Remembering ’92” will touch upon poignant... [read more]
Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker may as well be the curators of the #foreverbae hashtag. These two, who celebrated their 12th wedding anniversary... [read more]