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Two Hopefuls in Race to Replace Former Asm. Burke Have Black Caucus Ties

By Antonio Ray Harvey | California Black Media The two Black candidates running in the April 5 special primary election to replace former Assemblymember Autumn Burke...

The Consequences and Realization of a District Attorney’s Racism

Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer’s comments have led to calls for his resignation, losing political support, and a potential rebuke from judges. It...

The magnificent history of the maligned and misunderstood fruitcake

By Jeffrey Miller, Colorado State University Nothing says Christmas quite like a fruitcake – or, at the very least, a fruitcake joke. A quip attributed to...

R.I.P. bell hooks, 69, Acclaimed Author, Activist and Poet

By GoodBlackNews Professor, author, and activist bell hooks, who explored and dissected social, political, gender and interpersonal issues in addition to intersectionality in works such...

UC Plans No Resumption of Standardized Testing for Admission

By Associated Press The University of California will continue to not use standardized tests for admissions decisions, an official told a meeting of the UC...