11-Year-Old Held at Gunpoint by Police Looking for White Aunt

11-Year-Old Held at Gunpoint by Police Looking for White Aunt

by Zahara Hill

A Michigan girl was held at gunpoint and later arrested by cops who claimed to be looking for her aunt. WOOD-TV reports Grand Rapids police... Read More

Tennessee Teen Takes Bullet for Mother in Home Invasion

Tennessee Teen Takes Bullet for Mother in Home Invasion

by Zahara Hill

A 17-year-old Tennessee student lost his life while trying to protect his mother during a home invasion. Ja’Donte Thompson just began a job at the... Read More

Trevor Noah: ‘Birds of a Feather Molest Together’

Trevor Noah: ‘Birds of a Feather Molest Together’

by Zahara Hill

For those who still have the capacity to be shocked by the actions of President Donald Trump, it must be difficult to fathom his... Read More

Mother of Bullied Boy in Viral Video May Be a Racist, Con Artist

Mother of Bullied Boy in Viral Video May Be a Racist, Con Artist

by Zahara Hill

An 11-year-old Tennessee kid gained the sympathies of celebrities over the weekend, including Cardi B, Snoop Dogg and Justin Beiber. But now, people are... Read More

Protests By Way of Absence Should Be Reserved for Non-Black Spaces

Protests By Way of Absence Should Be Reserved for Non-Black Spaces

by Zahara Hill

Everyone fights their battles differently. For older Black activists, the methodology when being faced with opposition is underscored by the peaceable ideologies of icons like Dr. Martin... Read More

Police Dog Attacks Innocent 52-Year-Old Woman

Police Dog Attacks Innocent 52-Year-Old Woman

by Zahara Hill

A Minnesota woman is suing the St. Paul Police Department after being mauled by a police dog. Desiree Collins was taking out the trash... Read More

Ebony & JET Bureau Chief, Washington Journalist Simeon Booker Dead at 99

Ebony & JET Bureau Chief, Washington Journalist Simeon Booker Dead at 99

by Shantell E. Jamison

Simeon Booker, the trailblazing journalist and first full-time African-American reporter for The Washington Post, has died. Booker died at age 99 in Solomons, Maryland,... Read More

Libya Slave Trade: Hundreds of Migrants Returning Home

Libya Slave Trade: Hundreds of Migrants Returning Home

by Shantell E. Jamison

Hundreds of West African migrants who had been kept in Libya as possibly part of an underground slave trade are reportedly returning home, according... Read More

NFL Coach Nixed Players’ Pre-Game Henny Tradition Because We Can’t Have Anything

NFL Coach Nixed Players’ Pre-Game Henny Tradition Because We Can’t Have Anything

by Zahara Hill

Amidst the NFL’s evident intolerance of Black players who remain dedicated to the plights of their people, a Washington Redskins player has revealed the NFL also... Read More

Escaped Prisoner Sentenced to Life Calls TV Station to Proclaim His Innocence

Escaped Prisoner Sentenced to Life Calls TV Station to Proclaim His Innocence

by Shantell E. Jamison

An Alabama prison escapee telephoned a news station to declare his innocence. On Wednesday, Antwone Wilson called Fox affiliate WBRC from a number that was... Read More