Jason Pero

Indigenous 14-Year-Old Killed By Police on Wisconsin Reservation

by Zahara Hill

A Native American teenager was shot and killed by a police officer on his Wisconsin reservation last week. Last Wednesday, cops were called on... Read More

Spelman College

#WeKnowWhatYouDid Names Alleged Rapists on AUC’s Campuses

by Shantell E. Jamison

#WeKnowWhatYouDid is making rounds on the twittersphere. The hashtag is naming rapists on the Atlanta University Center’s campuses has stirred controversy. According to WMAZ 13,... Read More

Gabrielle Union Offers Support to Newscaster Deemed Too Thick for TV — and That’s Not All!

Gabrielle Union Offers Support to Newscaster Deemed Too Thick for TV — and That’s Not All!

by Soraya Joseph

Remember Demetria Obilor? The curvaceous, Dallas traffic reporter who received hate mail and online slander for being “too big” for TV? Well, she is... Read More

Aaron Hernandez

Report: Aaron Hernandez Had Most Severe Form of CTE

by Shantell E. Jamison

Aaron Hernandez was a victim of the most severe form of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) discovered in someone his age, The Washington Post reports.... Read More

Navy Vet Charged in Killing of 19-Year-Old Ashanti Billie

Navy Vet Charged in Killing of 19-Year-Old Ashanti Billie

by Zahara Hill

A former Navy officer has been charged in the death of 19-year-old art student Ashanti Billie. On Wednesday, 45-year-old Eric Brian Brown was charged... Read More

Valencia Clay instructs her students to shower a peer suffering from colorism with "10 seconds of compliments."

Kids Shower Peer Told She Was ‘Ugly’ With ‘10 Seconds Of Compliments’

by Zahara Hill

As a young, Black, female teacher, Valencia Clay is presumably hip to the influence she holds over her students in Baltimore, Maryland. In January,... Read More

LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Teammates Likely to Be Sentenced to House Arrest

LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Teammates Likely to Be Sentenced to House Arrest

by Shantell E. Jamison

UCLA team members, LiAngelo Ball, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley could be sentenced to 20 days of house arrest and permanent banishment from China... Read More

chance the rapper

Chance the Rapper Has A Question for Chicago Officials

by Shantell E. Jamison

On Wednesday, Chance the Rapper attended a Chicago City Council meeting in regards to a proposal suggesting the city build a $95 million police... Read More

"It's Okay to Be White" signs have been discovered at locations throughout the country.

Someone Thought America Needed Reminding That ‘It’s Okay To Be White’

by Zahara Hill

Fliers reading “It’s Okay To Be White” have been appearing in varied locations throughout the country. The phrase even began circulating in hashtag form... Read More

Donald Trump

It’s Been a Year Since America Was Turned Upside Down. Here’s What We’ve Learned.

by Zahara Hill

It's been a year since 53% of college-educated White women voted for Donald Trump. Read More