Barack Obama

Barack Obama: It’s ‘Frustrating to Have to Mobilize Every Couple Of Months’ to Prevent ‘Human Suffering’

by Zahara Hill

"It’s certainly frustrating to have to mobilize every couple of months to keep our leaders from inflicting real human suffering on our constituents." Read More

Hurricane Maria Devastates Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria Devastates Puerto Rico

by Shantell E. Jamison

The havoc Hurricane Maria wreaked on Puerto Rico was painfully apparent as rescuers, officials and residents of the small U.S. island wandered through daybreak... Read More

Jacksonville Nurses Fired After Making Black Newborns Rap, Dance

Jacksonville Nurses Fired After Making Black Newborns Rap, Dance

by Shantell E. Jamison

Two Jacksonville, Fla. nurses have been relieved of their duties after video footage of them making an newborn baby “dance” to rap music. The... Read More

KKK assignment

Fifth-Graders Were Asked To Justify The Logic Of The Ku Klux Klan For A Homework Assignment

by Zahara Hill

The next question on the assignment asked students to imagine they were freed slaves and describe their level of satisfaction with their new lives. Read More

Cahokia Quarterback Club

Every Player On This Third-Grade Football Team Took A Knee During The National Anthem

by Zahara Hill

If it wasn't clear by now, Colin Kaepernick dun started something Read More

Jay-Z

Sorry Not Sorry: Jay-Z Declined The NFL’s Invitation To Perform At The 2018 Super Bowl

by Zahara Hill

We're sure he's willing to help them get that salt off their shoulder, though! Read More

Hotel: No Video of Kenneka Jenkins Entering Freezer

Hotel: No Video of Kenneka Jenkins Entering Freezer

by Shantell E. Jamison

The reason why the public has yet to see surveillance footage of 19-year-old Kenneka Jenkins entering a walk-in freezer where she was found dead... Read More

Serena Williams

3 Weeks Into Motherhood, Serena Williams Was Compelled To Write A Letter Of Gratitude To Her Mama

by Zahara Hill

"Promise me, Mom, that you will continue to help. I'm not sure if I am as meek and strong as you are yet." Read More