Black Voices

Republicans At CPAC Are 'Horny For Another Insurrection’ In Stinging Supercut

"The Daily Show" montage spots similarities in the rhetoric of Republicans at the Conservative Political Action Conference and the U.S. Capitol rioters.

Added February 27, 2021

Faith Leaders Denounce The Radicalization Of White Christians In Wake Of Capitol Riot

Hundreds of Christian leaders have signed a letter rejecting Christian nationalism and conspiracy theories.

Added February 27, 2021

Eddie Murphy Hilariously Recounts 'Absolutely Accurate' Prince Basketball Story

"The Coming 2 America" actor reflected on the iconic encounter that was hilariously told by Charlie Murphy on "Chappelle's Show."

Added February 27, 2021

Felicia D. Henderson Proved Black Family Dramas Had Staying Power On TV

Twenty years after Showtime’s “Soul Food,” family dynamics still fuel the TV veteran — and she has plenty to share with the next generation of storytellers.

Added February 27, 2021

Activist Asanni Armon Reminds Us To Show Up For Black Transgender Women

Host Shaquille Romblay talks to the founder of For The Gworls about the importance of declaring “Black Trans Lives Matter.”

Added February 26, 2021

Democrats Urge Biden Administration To Track Race, Ethnicity In Vaccinations

Initial data shows Black and Latinx people are being vaccinated at lower rates, even as they face higher rates of hospitalization and death from COVID-19.

Added February 26, 2021

Why West Coast Schools Are Lagging On Reopening Their Districts

Local teachers unions say their areas face unique challenges when it comes to resuming in-person classes. But many districts have proven they can reopen safely.

Added February 26, 2021

Netflix Has Raised The Bar For Representation, But Many Stories Are Still Untold

The streaming giant's original programming leads the industry in some areas of inclusion but falls short on many levels, a new study finds.

Added February 26, 2021

CPAC Canceled An Anti-Semite. Here Are The Extremists They Didn’t Cancel.

Bigots, insurrectionists and conspiracy theorists are on the agenda at the annual gathering of American conservatives, including former President Donald Trump.

Added February 26, 2021

Kyrie Irving Renews Calls To Make Kobe Bryant The New NBA Logo: 'Gotta Happen'

"BLACK KINGS BUILT THE LEAGUE," the Brooklyn Nets star wrote on Instagram.

Added February 25, 2021

Immigrant Leaves Sanctuary Church After ICE Pledges Not To Immediately Deport Him

Alex Garcia, a Honduran immigrant, has been living inside a Missouri church since 2017 to avoid deportation.

Added February 25, 2021

Don Lemon: GOP Hypocrisy Is ‘Off The Charts’

“You guys are just beyond," said the CNN anchor.

Added February 25, 2021

Berkeley, California, To End Traffic Stops By Cops For Low-Level Offenses

The police reforms are part of the city’s efforts to address racism in the criminal justice system.

Added February 25, 2021

California Lawmakers Want To End The Prison-To-ICE Pipeline

State lawmakers are pushing a bill to prevent law enforcement from transferring people upon their release from prison to immigration detention.

Added February 25, 2021

Evangelical Pastor Proudly Defends Welcoming LGTBQ Members: We're 'Guilty As Charged'

Pastor Jim Conrad's Georgia church was expelled from the Southern Baptist Convention for accepting a queer couple and their kids as members.

Added February 25, 2021

Amazon Workers' Fight To Unionize Draws Help From Around The World

Labor groups across the country and beyond are joining the effort to create a union at an Amazon facility in Alabama, which would be a first in the U.S.

Added February 24, 2021

Republicans Rail Against ‘Pandemic Of Voting’ In Spoof ‘Daily Show’ Ad

"Do you want your kids to grow up in a country where anyone can vote?"

Added February 24, 2021

Tiger Woods Faces Tough Recovery From Leg Injuries Sustained In Car Crash

The crash caused “significant” injuries all down his right leg.

Added February 24, 2021

Black Essential Workers Tell Biden What Surviving Coronavirus Pandemic Has Been Like

A Black pharmacist said that though she was initially “more reluctant” to get vaccinated, she ultimately got the shot and is now urging others to do the same.

Added February 24, 2021

No Charges Against Officers Involved In Daniel Prude’s Death

State Attorney General Letitia James, whose office took over the prosecution and impaneled a grand jury, said “the criminal justice system is badly in need of reform.”

Added February 24, 2021

Obama Addresses Racial Slurs, Race Relations And Reparations In Candid Podcast

The former president brought up a long-ago instance when he'd fought with a schoolmate who'd called him a slur to hurt him.

Added February 24, 2021

Video Shows Louisiana Officer With Arm Around Black Teen's Neck

Baton Rouge officials said an investigation into the incident is underway and that they have not yet reached a decision concerning the officer’s actions.

Added February 24, 2021

U.S. Could Prevent 19 Million Unsafe Abortions Abroad If Helms Amendment Is Repealed

The Guttmacher Institute analyzed the impact of rescinding the amendment, which bars U.S. foreign aid from being used to pay for abortions abroad.

Added February 23, 2021

Joe Biden's Nominees Of Color Are Facing Outsize Opposition

The Senate has been much easier on his white nominees.

Added February 23, 2021

Marvel Star Reveals One 'WandaVision' Scene Got A Powerful Change

Teyonah Parris tells Marvel.com how a tiny adjustment made a super difference.

Added February 23, 2021