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Henry Louis Gates Takes A New Journey Into Blackness With ‘Making Black America: Through The Grapevine’

The Harvard historian and PBS show host is bringing a new look at our past to find why we are who we are, and why that’s a good thing.
10/05/2022

White House Pushes Back on Claims Black Staffers Are Unhappy and Leaving

Despite a recent article White House staff turnover rates are within the expected range after a president’s first year in office, officials say.
06/02/2022

Human Remains Under Pensacola Building Likely Belong To Historic African American Cemetery, Florida Officials Say

An investigation by University of West Florida researchers is ongoing.
03/10/2022

Another Unmarked Black Cemetery Discovered In Florida

These cases raise questions about who’s accountable for correcting past wrongs.
12/22/2021

Black Girls and Women Killed At Rate of 4 Per Day In 2020 As Homicides Increased

Homicides of Black girls and women were the most increased.
10/07/2021

2020 Census Reveals Unprecedented Multiracial Growth, White Population Decline

The Black population now makes up 14.2 percent of America.
08/12/2021

Gang Member Who Led Firebombing of Black Family Homes In L.A. Housing Project, Receives Long Prison Sentence

Carlos Hernandez organized an attack against Black families.
03/24/2021

What Black Business Leaders Say Biden-Harris Administration Needs To Address

How the White House can address the needs of Black firms.
02/19/2021

The BET 100 Entertainers And Innovators Of The Year List

Our homage to this year’s remarkable Black star power.
12/28/2020