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Jalen Rose Wants To Retire Using Term ‘Mount Rushmore’ When Referring To Sports Greats

He says it’s “offensive” to Native Americans whose land the monument was built on.
08/11/2022

Missouri Leads The Nation In Black Homicide Victim Rate, Study Says

Nationwide, Blacks account for a disproportionate percentage of homicide victims.
08/11/2022

Sesame Place Institutes Diversity Initiatives After Allegations Of Racial Discrimination

One parent has filed a lawsuit.
08/11/2022

Driver Charged In Fatal LA Crash That Killed A Pregnant Woman Was Reportedly In 13 Previous Wrecks

One of the victims, Asherey Ryan, was 8½ months pregnant.
08/11/2022

Monkeypox Disproportionately Affecting Black Men In Georgia

Some medical experts blame ongoing disparities in health care access, as the disease spreads quickly in communities of color.
08/11/2022

Kansas City Park Under Investigation After Canceling Black Teenager’s Birthday Party

A park official claims she was “not comfortable” with the gathering, but denies racism was involved.
08/10/2022

Heat Waves Are More Dangerous For Black New Yorkers Due To ‘Structural Racism’

The city’s Department of Health made the note in a letter from officials to medical workers.
08/10/2022

Gen. Michael E. Langley Becomes First African American Four-Star General In Marine Corps History

He credited his father with telling him to “aim high.”
08/10/2022

Inflation Pushing Black, Latino and Native American Consumers into Financial Crisis

More than half of Black, Latino and Native Americans don’t have enough savings for one month of expenses.
08/10/2022