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What Can Teachers Do About Colorism?

By Aziah Siid, Word in Black  If you asked a child to give an example of a time they witnessed or experienced colorism, you’d probably...

Family of Minneapolis Man Killed in No-Knock Raid Sues City

By STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The parents of Amir Locke, who was shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer when a...

This Black History Month, Let’s Amplify Being ‘WOKE’

By Ronald Walker, Word in Black As we enter February, the designated month for the appreciation of Black History, a critical question may arise from...

At Nichols’ Funeral, Black America’s Grief on Public Display

By AARON MORRISON, AP National Writer MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The sound of the djembe drums started as a low tremble and grew more distinct...

Biden, Black Caucus Agree on Path Forward on Police Reform

By CHRIS MEGERIAN, FARNOUSH AMIRI and SEUNG MIN KIM, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of the Congressional Black Caucus left a meeting Thursday with...