The Role Race Plays in the War On Drugs<br />

The Role Race Plays in the War On Drugs

by Kassandra Frederique

Every year, hundreds of thousands of family and friends bury loved ones because of the ongoing opioid overdose crisis happening across the Unites… Read More

Despite Improvements, Ending HIV/AIDS Will Take More Awareness

Despite Improvements, Ending HIV/AIDS Will Take More Awareness

by C. Virginia Fields

Last month President Barack Obama proclaimed in his State of the Union address, “Right now, we are on track to end the scourge of HIV/AIDS… Read More

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2016 Presidential Election: Ted Cruz Targets Conservative White Voters

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Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America. The Texas senator's… Read More

DeRay McKesson Begins an Unconventional Run for Baltimore Mayor

DeRay McKesson Begins an Unconventional Run for Baltimore Mayor

by Charles Robinson

DeRay McKesson’s connection to Black Lives Matter movement in Baltimore is well documented, but in a somewhat unusual step, he waited until… Read More

A Reflection on Trayvon Martin and Taking 21 For Granted

A Reflection on Trayvon Martin and Taking 21 For Granted

by Madison J. Gray

Trayvon Martin and I have one thing in common, other than being Black males, of course: neither of us celebrated our 21st birthdays. But… Read More

United Nations 'Concerned' About Treatment of Blacks in America

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In an effort to address racism in America, the United Nations has released a statement detailing several concerns about the country's treatment… Read More

Blacks With HIV Less Likely to Receive Consistent Medical Care

Blacks With HIV Less Likely to Receive Consistent Medical Care

by Shantell E. Jamison

African Americans living with HIV are less likely than white or Hispanic Americans to receive ongoing treatment and medical care, according to a report… Read More

Alicia Keys Sends a Valentine to...Rep. Paul Ryan?

Alicia Keys Sends a Valentine to...Rep. Paul Ryan?

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Singer Alicia Keys may have what it takes to win the hearts and minds of Republicans in a way that Democrats have been failing to do for years. In… Read More

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DeRay Mckesson to Run for Baltimore Mayor

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Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson will run for mayor of Baltimore.  He made the announcement on Wednesday. Mckesson's… Read More

Ben Carson Keeps Grip on Campaign, Despite Poor Iowa Show

Ben Carson Keeps Grip on Campaign, Despite Poor Iowa Show

by Wendy L. Wilson

In case you didn’t realize it, Republican candidate Dr. Ben Carson is still very much in the presidential race. Even after a disappointing… Read More

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