Comedienne Rebel Wilson performed a skit at the VMAs poking fun at police violence but the joke fell flat with many activists and supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement who felt they too much light of a serious issue.
A monument to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. must not be installed among the sculpted figures of Confederate leaders at Georgia's Stone Mountain, a group of civil rights leaders told the state's governor Wednesday.
The Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) M23 rebels appear to be calling the shots as reports say the group is stacking its ranks through kidnappings and filling its coffers through ransom. BET.com takes a look at the latest developments in the DRC’s fight against the group.
A rebel takeover in March has threatened the health and safety of more than 100,000 children in Central African Republic, who are now facing sexual abuse and recruitment into armed groups.