Dream Defenders, Black Lives Matter & Ferguson Reps Take Historic Trip to Palestine

Dream Defenders, Black Lives Matter & Ferguson Reps Take Historic Trip to Palestine

by Kristian Davis Bailey

Representatives at the forefront of the movements for Black lives and racial justice have taken a historic trip to Palestine this week to connect... Read More

Shaneka Thompson

Shaneka Thompson’s Life Matters

by Thandisizwe Chimurenga

Twenty-nine-year old Shaneka Thompson was the first victim of Ismaiyil Brinsley, the man alleged to have executed two NYPD officers on Dec. 20.  Thompson... Read More

Congressional Black Caucus’ Moment of the Week

Congressional Black Caucus’ Moment of the Week

by Tomika L. Anderson

Following in the footsteps of the five members of the St. Louis Rams, who gave the “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” gesture before a game... Read More

Barack Obama Congressional Black Caucus Weekend 2014

Grading Congressional Black Caucus Weekend 2014

by Jason Johnson

The issues of Black folks only take center stage a few times a year in any substantive and collective way: the annual NAACP convention,... Read More