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White DoorDash Driver Fired After Being Caught On Camera Calling Black Customer The N-Word

“The type of behavior you described has no place on the DoorDash platform, or anywhere else, and is a violation of our safety policies,” a DoorDash spokesperson told the customer.
06/13/2024

Oklahoma Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Tulsa, Dismisses Reparations Lawsuit

State Representative Regina Goodwin and the legal team for the Tulsa Race Massacre survivors vow to seek justice after the Oklahoma Supreme Court's controversial dismissal, urging federal intervention.
06/13/2024

Man Who Went Viral for Attending Court From Car Finally Gets Learner's Permit

He was driving dirty for quite some time.
06/12/2024

Here's What President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris Have Done For The Black Community

With the election five months away, we take a look at their accomplishments.
06/12/2024

Young Thug's Lawyer Arrested After Refusing to Give Up His Source

The judge in the case probed attorney Brian Steel on details he had about a secret meeting, leading Steel to remain hush-mouthed and then handcuffed.
06/11/2024

Opinion: For The Love Of Black Jesus, Please Ignore The Polls

These polls are not just inaccurate; they distort the political landscape.
06/07/2024

3 Young Black Men Help Bust Shreveport TV News Anchor Attempting to Solicit a Minor

The men, who describe themselves as predator hunters, pose as young girls on a popular app, which led to the anchor's resignation and a police investigation.
06/06/2024

The Fearless Fund And the Threat to Civil Rights: The Dangers of Weaponizing History

This is not just about one grant program; it’s about the broader struggle for racial justice and equality in America.
06/06/2024

Driver From Viral Court Video Had License Suspension Rescinded Years Ago

A search that took less than 5 minutes proved that the man’s driver’s license should have been reinstated 2 ½ years before.
06/04/2024

‘What's at Stake?’: BET News Hosts Critical Election Special with Leading Black Politicians

In an urgent discourse on the 2024 election, BET News convenes with Congresswomen Maxine Waters, Joyce Beatty, and Jasmine Crockett to discuss pivotal issues facing Black Americans—from economic policies to gun control.
06/04/2024

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Confirms Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis

As a tireless advocate for healthcare reform, the 74-year-old congresswoman now faces her own health battle, “I am currently undergoing treatment to battle this disease that impacts tens of thousands of Americans every year.”
06/03/2024