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Democrats, Black Candidates Win Historic Victories on Election Night

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The blue wave that swept the country last week wasn’t just a victory for Democrats, but a resounding...

College To Name School After Trailblazing Journalist Gwen Ifill

By Associated Press A college in Boston will name one of its schools after the late Gwen Ifill, veteran journalist and a co-host of PBS'...

Campaign calls on colleges to ‘end rape culture’

by Foluké Tuakli A campaign circulating around historically black colleges and campuses in Atlanta is calling for an end to sexual assault on campus. Last week,...

Minorities Being Stopped at High Rates by Connecticut Police

by Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. — Six town police departments in Connecticut and a state police troop have such unusually high rates of stopping black...

Jenifer Lewis Tells Raw Truth in ‘The Mother of Black Hollywood’

by Karu F. Daniels Veteran actress Jenifer Lewis has a way with words — anyone who comes into contact with her can attest to that....