Nigerian President, Trump

Nigerian President ‘Not Sure’ if President Trump Made Slurs About Developing Countries

by Teddy Grant   May 01, 2018

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari avoided answering a reporter’s question on Monday about President Donald Trump’s remarks about “sh*thole* countries.” In January, reports surfaced that... Read More

Darren Martin, White House Staffer, Obama Administration, Obama Staffer

Cops Called on Black Former Obama Staffer Moving Into new Apartment

by Teddy Grant   May 01, 2018

A former White House staffer got an unexpected visit from the New York Police Department at his apartment on Friday after neighbors called the... Read More

$10,000, Black Patrons

Restaurant Ordered to Pay $10,000 for Asking Black Patrons to Prepay for Their Food

by Teddy Grant   Apr 30, 2018

A Chinese restaurant in Toronto has been ordered to pay a Black man $10,000 for a human rights violation after it asked him and three... Read More

Alabama, lynchings, slavery

Museum Showing the Horror of Slavery and Lynchings Opens in Alabama

by Teddy Grant   Apr 30, 2018

A museum built on the site of a former warehouse where enslaved Black people were jailed before being sold to auction opened in Montgomery,... Read More

Waffle House, James Shaw Jr., Waffle House shooting

Waffle House Shooting Hero James Shaw Jr. Raises Money for Families of Victims

by Teddy Grant   Apr 30, 2018

The man who briefly stopped a gunman from killing and injuring more people in a shooting at a Waffle House near Nashville last week... Read More

School Apologizes After Student Turns Skit Into ‘Ni**er for Auction’ Meme

School Apologizes After Student Turns Skit Into ‘Ni**er for Auction’ Meme

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 27, 2018

Oklahoma school officials have apologized to the family of a Black student who was used as the subject of a racist meme created by... Read More

Temple Rescinds Bill Cosby’s Honorary Degree Following Rape Conviction

Temple Rescinds Bill Cosby’s Honorary Degree Following Rape Conviction

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 27, 2018

Bill Cosby has been found guilty on three charges of aggravated sexual assault, and is now facing up to 30 years in prison. While... Read More

Alabama, Alabama Governor Kay Ivey, Confederate monuments

Alabama Governor Defends Keeping Confederate Monuments in Campaign Ad (Video)

by Teddy Grant   Apr 27, 2018

Republican Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey is doubling down on her decision to protect Confederate monuments. Last week, Ivey released a campaign ad about a... Read More

Amazon

Amazon Is Raising Price of Prime Subscription to $119

by Teddy Grant   Apr 27, 2018

Amazon is raising the price of its popular Prime subscription for U.S. customers by $20, it has announced. The company revealed the news on... Read More

Ben Carson

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Proposes Rent Increase on low-Income People in Public Housing

by Teddy Grant   Apr 27, 2018

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson proposed change to federal subsidies that would triple the rent for millions of low-income tenants in government... Read More