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Students Help Janitor Visit His Family in Jamaica

Students Help Janitor Visit His Family in Jamaica

by Christina Santi   Sep 21, 2018

Herman Gordon, a custodian at Bristol University in England, was surprised in June when 230 students gifted him with money for a vacation to... Read More

Valentino Dixon

Golf Digest Magazine Helped Free Innocent Black Man From Prison

by Teddy Grant   Sep 20, 2018

An investigative journalism piece by Golf Digest magazine helped free an innocent Black man from a Buffalo, New York prison on Wednesday, the New... Read More

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Colin Kaepernick, Dave Chapelle to Receive W.E.B. Du Bois Award From Harvard University

by Teddy Grant   Sep 20, 2018

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick will be honored at the prestigious Harvard University next month, CBS Boston reports. Kaepernick, Dave Chappelle and... Read More

Michelle Obama, Voting

Michelle Obama Highlights Why Voting Is Important in PSA

by Christina Santi   Sep 20, 2018

Michelle Obama was featured in a new PSA for When We All Vote, a nonprofit voter turnout initiative, on Thursday. In the video, the... Read More

Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions Blames BLM, Antifa and ACLU for Increase in Gun Deaths

by Teddy Grant   Sep 20, 2018

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Wednesday that the rise in shootings and gun-related deaths are the faults of groups such as Black Lives... Read More

Ron DeSantis

Ron DeSantis Supporter Fired Off Racist Tweets Toward Obama

by Teddy Grant   Sep 20, 2018

Ron DeSantis, the Republican candidate for Florida governor, is distancing himself from an ally who’s donated thousands of dollars to his campaign after racist... Read More

Dallas police chief, Amber Guyger, Botham Jean

Dallas Police Chief: Law Prohibits Me From Firing Amber Guyger over Botham Jean’s Death

by Teddy Grant   Sep 20, 2018

A Dallas police chief said federal and state laws prevent her from firing Amber Guyger, the White Dallas cop who shot and killed a... Read More

Activists March In New York City To Protest Police Brutality

Study: Black People at Greater Risk of Being Injured by California Police Officers

by Teddy Grant   Sep 20, 2018

A new study reveals that Black people have the highest risk of being injured by California police officers, according to The Modesto Bee. The... Read More

natural hair, Corally Ortiz

Afro-Latina Reporter Gets Racist Comment About Her Natural Hair

by Christina Santi   Sep 20, 2018

Corallys Ortiz, an Afro-Latina meteorologist and reporter in Tennessee, was told her natural curls were “n***ery looking” on a voicemail from a TV viewer... Read More

Beto O'Rourke, Prairie View A&M

Beto O’Rourke Visits HBCU Prairie View A&M, Fulfills Promise to Student

by Teddy Grant   Sep 20, 2018

Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) stopped by HBCU Prairie View A&M in Texas on Wednesday night, one of the stops on his Senate campaign, fulfilling... Read More