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Number Of Women Who Say They Underwent Hysterectomies Against Their Will At Georgia ICE Facility Doubled

The number of mass hysterectomies performed on women against their will at Irwin County Detention Center has increased.

Added October 29, 2020

White GOP Politician Who Looks Like He Regularly Says 'Buddy' Claims He's A 'Morehouse Man.' Morehouse Men Ain't Having It.

Alumni of Morehouse College are bashing a new campaign advertisement from Rick McCormick, a staunch Republican running in Georgia's 7th Congressional District race who is cringingly referring to himself ...

Added October 29, 2020

Why I Believe Violence Is A Public Health Concern That Requires A Public Health Approach

The reality of racism, violence, and public health.

Added October 29, 2020

How Translating Art Into Political Action Could Be Key To Inspiring Young Black Voters

Local Singers, Rappers, DJs, and Artists are Taking Responsibility for the Political Power of their Fans.

Added October 29, 2020

How Our Ancestors Give Us Power To Fight Against Systemic Racism And Voter Suppression

Voter Suppression, Racism, and Ancestor Veneration

Added October 29, 2020

Fox News Viewers Write About 'BLM' The Same Way CNN Viewers Write About 'KKK'

Fox News Viewers Write About 'BLM' The Same Way CNN Viewers Write About 'KKK'

Added October 29, 2020

Black Toronto Carpenter Builds Mini Shelters For The City's Homeless Population

"This is something I could do to make sure people staying outside in the winter could survive," Seivwright said.

Added October 29, 2020

Atlanta Hawks Owner Pledges To Invest $40M In Black Communities Within A Decade

The owner of the Atlanta Hawks commits to long-term, $40 million investment in local Black communities.

Added October 29, 2020

Pasadena Mayor Tries To Explain Why He Tore Down Anthony McClain Memorial Outside His Home

Pasadena Mayor Terry Tornek issued a statement over the weekend after images were posted to social media that showed him and his wife tearing down a memorial dedicated to Anthony McClain, a 32-year-old ...

Added October 28, 2020

Black Kansas City Woman Takes The Mic At Board Meeting To Read Cops For Filth

Keiajah Brooks was the talk of Twitter and Instagram this week after her powerful speech to the Kansas City Board of Police Commissioners demanding the resignation of the police chief racked up thousands ...

Added October 28, 2020

In Aftermath Of Walter Wallace Jr. Shooting, Philly Commissioner Reveals Not All Of The City’s Cops Carry Tasers

The Philadelphia police commissioner admitted that most police officers do not carry Tasers.

Added October 28, 2020

Philanthropist Robert F. Smith Is Making Another Massive Donation To Relieve HBCU Grads Of Debt

Philanthropist Robert F. Smith is adding to his reputation of generosity with a $50 million donation to the Student Freedom Initiative.

Added October 28, 2020

No, President Trump, Suburbia Is No Longer All White — And Black Suburbanites Are More Politically Active Than Their Neighbor

No, President Trump, suburbia is no longer all white — and Black suburbanites are more politically active than their neighbor

Added October 28, 2020

Why New Leadership In Washington Could Be Key To Cleaner, Healthier Black Communities

COVID-19, Environmental Racism and the Impact of Legacy Pollution on Black Health Disparities in America

Added October 28, 2020

Enough Is Enough: Why Misogynoir Has No Place In Our Society And Politics

Misogynoir has no place in our society and no place in politics.

Added October 28, 2020

3 Things To Do To Get Out Of Your Entrepreneurial Slump

If you’re interested in sharing your opinion on any cultural, political or personal topic, create an

Added October 28, 2020

Mississippi Health Official Says Mask-Hating White People Are To Blame For State's Surge In COVID-19 Cases

A Mississippi health official is blaming maskless white people for the spike in

Added October 28, 2020

Breonna Taylor's Mom Hits The Streets With State Of The Emergency Tour: 'I'm Voting Because Breonna Can't'

The State of the Emergency Tour is doing its part to ensure that everyone uses their voting power in the upcoming presidential election in November.

Added October 28, 2020

Breonna Taylor's Mom Hits With State Of The Emergency Tour: 'I'm Voting Because Breonna Can't'

The State of the Emergency Tour is doing its part to ensure that everyone uses their voting power in the upcoming presidential election in November.

Added October 28, 2020

These 5 Groups Have The Most At Stake As Amy Coney Barrett Gets Ready To Sit On The Supreme Court

As many expected, Senate Republicans voted along party lines Monday night to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett as the newest Justice of the Supreme Court.

Added October 28, 2020

Cory Booker Is ‘Very Happy’ After Discovering He And RuPaul Are Related

Cory Booker spoke to Wendy Williams about being related to RuPaul.

Added October 27, 2020

Black Tennessee Mom Awarded $1 Million Settlement After Ex Cop Broke Into Her Home And Threatened Her Family

A Tennessee woman has won a federal lawsuit against a former NYPD officer who was convicted for breaking into her home and threatening to kill her and her children while shouting slurs at them.

Added October 27, 2020

Tina Lawson Brings Out The Mama Bear Paws While Defending Beyoncé's Advocacy

Tina Lawson is with the sh*ts when it comes to defending her children.

Added October 27, 2020