Gender & Sexuality
Compton, CA Elects Aja Brown; Youngest Mayor in City’s History
Cornel West Talks DOMA and Voting Rights; Says Blacks are Being “Pushed to the Back of the Bus”
Obamas Visit Goree Island Slavery Museum in Senegal
Frederick Douglass Statue Unveiled at Capitol
Black GOP Candidate Erika Harold Called “Street Walker,” “Love Child of DNC” by Illinois GOP Official
Feds Recommend 4 Year Sentence for Jesse Jackson Jr; 18 Months for His Wife, Sandi
Philadelphia to Close 23 Public Schools While Building $400 Million Prison
Civil Rights Activist Chokwe Lumumba Elected Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi
Michelle Obama Confronts Heckler at Fundraiser; Threatens to Leave
President Obama Taps Susan Rice for National Security Adviser
9 Year-Old Activist Asean Johnson Continues Fight Against Chicago School Closings
Bobby Rush Calls IL Sen. Kirk’s Chicago Gang Plan “Upper-Middle Class, Elitist White Boy Solution”
Alice Walkers Pens Letter To Alicia Keys, Asking That She Cancel Israel Concert
Does Obama Unfairly Hold African Americans to a Different Standard?
Dozens Arrested in Chicago School Closing Protests
Kanye West’s “New Slaves” Rails Against the Prison-Industrial Complex
WATCH: Trailer for Lee Daniel’s “The Butler,” Starring Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey
Proposed North Carolina Law Forces Teens to Get Notarized Parental Consent for STD Testing
House Honors Four Little Girls Killed in Birmingham Church Bombing
Rush Limbaugh Compares Boston Bombing Supsect to Trayvon Martin
Word to Antoine Dodson: ‘Hide Yo Kids’ from Police in Schools!
Mississippi Mayoral Candidate Admits to Past Life as a Prostitute
George Bush Says “There’s No Need to Defend Myself” Regarding Legacy
From the White House to the Southside: Can Digital Media Save Young People’s Lives?
Poison-Tainted Letter Addressed to Pres. Obama Intercepted at Screening Facility
New Documentary Explores Obama’s “Complicated” Relationship with Black Community
8 Year-Old Follows Tenn. Lawmaker Around State Capitol; Shames Him Into Dropping Welfare Bill
Jay-Z Addresses Cuba Trip, Politicians, Brooklyn Nets Rumors on Leaked Track
Michelle Obama: “Hadiya Pendleton Was Me and I Was Her”
Rand Paul at Howard University: “Big Government Is NOT A Friend to African Americans”
PTSD is more common than you think
“Why can’t we just let Black people enjoy something?”
Democrats join GOP to pass oppressive “Blue Lives Matter” bill, punish critics of Israel
You ain’t responsible for protecting your fave from critique
Amazon is selling face recognition software to police departments. What could go wrong?
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