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Project documents Black Man Banned by Mississippi University

By Associated Press HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - Some University of Southern Mississippi students are working on a project to document the story of a...
An undated black and white photo of Emmett Till

Emmett Till Investigation Closed by Feds; No New Charges

The U.S. Justice Department told relatives of Emmett Till on Monday, December 6, that it is ending its latest investigation into the 1955 lynching...

Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Landmark Case Challenging Roe V. Wade

As the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case that may change the constitutional guarantee to legal...

Veterans Day legislation targets GI Bill racial inequities

By Aaron Morrison and Kat Stafford, Associated Press In honor of Veterans Day, a group of Democratic lawmakers is reviving an effort to pay the...

FEMA Changing Rules that Deprive African Americans of Crucial Aid

The guidelines denied aid to many African American applicants whose homes or land were inherited informally without written wills. By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire...