Can Obama Shake the Second Term Curse?
Obama's leadership is put to the test.
Blacks Brace for Social Security Cuts
The Obama administration is considering changes that may leave the lives of Black Social Security recipients hanging in the balance.
President's Weekly Address: Building a Thriving Middle Class
Obama discusses his belief that a rising, thriving middle class is the true engine of economic growth.
The President Tells Morehouse Grads to Be a "Good Role Model"
In his speech at Morehouse College, Obama urges grads to "be a good role model and set a good example."
Should the Boy Scouts Ban Gay Leaders?
New Yorkers give their perspectives on whether the Boy Scouts of America should ban gay leaders.
Obama Addresses Devastation in Oklahoma
President Obama says as a nation, the focus is on rescuing those affected by the Oklahoma tornadoes.
New Documentary Honors Black WWII Heroes
A groundbreaking film reveals the story of Black soldiers who fought valiantly in World War II.
Food Assistance Programs Face Cuts
As Congress debates deep cuts from the program formerly known as food stamps, how will needy families survive?
Civil Rights Hang in the Balance at Supreme Court
The future direction of civil rights may hang in the balance at the Supreme Court.
President's Weekly Address: Giving Thanks to Our Fallen Heroes
President Obama commemorates Memorial Day by paying tribute to the men and women in uniform.
Yet Another Child Lost to Gun Violence
As friends mourn shooting death of D'aja Robinson, 14, they wonder when the gun violence will end.
Can Obama Shake the Second Term Curse?
The President's second term is just beginning, but it's being hit with front-page scandals.
Exclusive: Jamie Foxx Talks Trayvon Martin
Foxx supports Trayvon Martin's family as the trial nears.
Exclusive: Marc Lamont Hill on the Impact of the Trayvon Martin Case
BET News Special Justice for Trayvon: Our Son is Your Son takes a look at the upcoming George Zimmerman trial.
Exclusive: What Does a Defense Victory Mean in the Trayvon Martin Case?
BET News Special Justice for Trayvon: Our Son is Your Son analyzes what a Zimmerman victory could mean for Black America.
President's Weekly Address: Congress Must Help Grow the Economy
President Obama says that the economy is moving in the right direction, but there is still more work to do.
Exclusive: George Zimmerman's Defense Attorney Gets Emotional
As the trial approaches, defense attorney Mark O'Mara gets emotional when talking about the racial issues of the case.
Exclusive - Jamie Foxx Talks Race and the Trayvon Martin Case
Jamie Foxx sits down with BET News to talk about the upcoming George Zimmerman trial and what role race plays.
Exclusive: Jamie Foxx on 'Stand Your Ground'
Jamie Foxx talks 'Stand Your Ground' law in reference to the upcoming George Zimmerman trial.
Black Consumers Pack $1.1 Trillion Punch
By the year 2015, African-Americans will possess spending power in excess of $1 trillion.
Exclusive: Martin Family Attorney on "Stand Your Ground"
Ben Crump talks "Stand Your Ground" and race in America.
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