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Why More Black Families Are Homeschooling Their Children
African-American families have become one of the fastest-growing demographics in home education....


By the Numbers: State of Black America in 2015
A look at a few statistics in the African-American community....


Ferguson's Big Test: Will Residents Vote for Change They've Been Fighting For?
Voters will have a chance to alter the makeup of the city council....


Obama: We Need Better Policing and More Trust
President addresses the fragile state of police-community relations....


This Ain't Your Granddaddy's Civil Rights Movement
A new generation of young activists are protesting a nation that devalues their lives and challengi...


Obama Back in DC Amid Crises, As If He Never Left
August was for President Obama a cruel month....


Oprah Winfrey, Harry Belafonte Honored by Harvard
A group of eight esteemed individuals, including civil rights hero U.S. Rep John Lewis, D-Ga. and "...


Truancy Data Shows Disproportionate Racial Divide in California Schools
A new report reveals that the 37 percent of black elementary students sampled were truant, about 15...


Commentary: Which Came First, Poor Service or Bad Tipping?
A report from the University of North Carolina says discrimination against Blacks in the restaurant...


Commentary: Anti-Gay Hate Crimes Strike More Blacks — But They Can Be Perpetrators, Too
A new study points out terrifying statistics that show people of color are hugely at risk for anti-...


Commentary: Why Uncle Luke’s Condom Message Is Not Enough
Though it’s important to recognize the importance of condom use, it’s also important to recognize t...


Breast Cancer Studies Take Aim at Racial Disparities
Researchers want to better understand why Black women are more likely to die from this disease....


Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Connected to Premature Births in Black Women
Study finds that childhood abuse and other traumatic events are a factor in maternal health....


Report: Diversity Delivers Higher Ratings and Big Box Office Numbers
Study cites BET, Empire and Black-ish as examples....


Ariana Miyamoto Is First Afro-Japanese Woman to Be Crowned Miss Japan
Ariana Miyamoto was crowned Miss Japan 2015 on March 12 and will represent her country in the Miss ...


Commentary: It's Time for Blacks to Go Green and Embrace Environmentalism
With a new Boston University study linking air pollution to illnesses among Black women, the Africa...


University of North Carolina Athletes Took Sham Classes
School-commissioned report finds Tar Heels players were set up to receive good grades....


Student Finds Lost Poem of First African-American Writer
Jupiter Hammon's poem about slavery, written in 1786, has been found by a doctoral student at the U...


At San Jose State, Harassment of a Black Student Gets National Attention
A 17-year-old African-American student at San Jose State University was hazed by white roommates an...


San Diego students storm offices after noose found
SAN DIEGO – Anger boiled over on the University of California San Diego campus Friday, where ...

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