black children

Researchers Unsure What’s Fueling Black Child Suicides

In America, suicides among Black children under the age of 18 are up 71 percent…

12-Year-Old Found Dead at DC Boarding School

The apparent suicide of a 12-year-old boarding school student has sparked concern about a potentially rampant…

600 Men Showed Up in Place of Absent Fathers for School Event

Administrators at a Dallas middle school were blown away last month when their call for…

11-Year-Old Held at Gunpoint by Police Looking for White Aunt

A Michigan girl was held at gunpoint and later arrested by cops who claimed to be…

Tennessee Teen Takes Bullet for Mother in Home Invasion

A 17-year-old Tennessee student lost his life while trying to protect his mother during a…

Video: NC Middle School Students Allegedly Tell Blacks to ‘Go Back to the Fields’

A racially charged video of three Raleigh, North Carolina, middle school students making racially offensive…

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 74: The Coopers

Ralph Cooper III first glimpsed the beauty called Truth on his friend’s MySpace page.  After…

A School Cop’s Treatment of a Student and the Criminalization of Black Girls

In a recent TED talk, Ariel Investments president Mellody Hobson told of her return home…

What Happens When Minority Kids Are Taught Not to Talk About Race

What Happens When Black Kids are Told to Ignore Race?

An interesting new study in Social Psychology and Personality Science sheds some light on how…

Black Children and Poverty

Poverty has fallen for kids in White, Hispanic and Asian families in the last five…