Black Voices

Bernie Sanders Campaign Co-Chair Blasts Pete Buttigieg Ahead Of Atlanta Debate

"People have to stop taking the Black community for granted," Nina Turner told HuffPost at a Sanders fundraiser in Georgia.

Added November 20, 2019

Wayne Messam Exits 2020 Democratic Presidential Race

The Miramar, Florida, mayor had promised to fight for the "American dream," but voters didn't rally behind him.

Added November 20, 2019

2020 Grammys Nominations: Lizzo, Billie Eilish, Lil Nas X Rule

Lizzo stands as the year's most-nominated artist ahead of the ceremony, which will be hosted once again by Alicia Keys.

Added November 20, 2019

Julia Roberts As Harriet Tubman? Apparently, That's What One Studio Exec Wanted.

And when it was pointed out that Tubman was Black, the executive offensively dismissed the concern.

Added November 20, 2019

2020 Grammys Nominations: The Complete List

Lizzo, Taylor Swift, Lil Nas X and Billie Eilish are favorites for the ceremony honoring the best in music, which will be hosted by Alicia Keys.

Added November 20, 2019

At Least 22 Transgender People Were Killed In 2019. Here Are Their Stories.

On Transgender Day of Remembrance, we honor the 22 transgender and gender non-conforming people killed so far this year.

Added November 20, 2019

Los Angeles Lakers' Newest Cheerleaders: Rob Gronkowski, Venus Williams, James Corden, Ian Karmel

They joined the Laker Girls cheerleaders for the halftime show against Oklahoma City Thunder.

Added November 20, 2019

Georgia Teen Planned To Attack Predominantly Black Church: Police

The unnamed white teenage girl had a notebook with detailed plans to kill worshippers at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Gainesville police say.

Added November 20, 2019

Ilhan Omar Asks Judge For 'Compassion' In Sentencing Man Who Threatened Her Life

“Who are we as a nation if we respond to threats of political retribution with retribution?” the congresswoman wrote in a letter.

Added November 19, 2019

Danielle Brooks Welcomes Baby Girl: 'I Birthed A Diamond'

The “Orange Is the New Black” actor shared a sweet photo of her daughter on Instagram and Twitter.

Added November 19, 2019

There Are Two Rhodes Scholars Running For President. Only One Gets Mentioned.

Media outlets mention that Pete Buttigieg was a Rhodes scholar far more often than they mention that Cory Booker was one too.

Added November 19, 2019

Kanye West At Joel Osteen’s Church: I Am 'Greatest Artist' God Ever Created

The rapper and his Sunday Service choir performed a free concert at Houston's Lakewood Church.

Added November 18, 2019

Blue Ivy Is Now A Soul Train Award-Winning Songwriter And You're Not

Beyoncé and Jay-Z's daughter has a credit on the victorious song, "Brown Skin Girl."

Added November 18, 2019

Colin Kaepernick Sent A Message With His T-Shirt During His NFL Workout

The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback appeared to make a statement about not backing down.

Added November 18, 2019

Avoiding Race 'Wasn't An Option' For 'Watchmen'

Executive producer Nicole Kassell explains why "Watchmen" was always political.

Added November 18, 2019

Michael Bloomberg Says 'I Was Wrong' About Stop-And-Frisk Policy

The potential 2020 candidate told a Black megachurch that the legacy of the practice, which largely affected Blacks and Latinos, “still bothers me.”

Added November 17, 2019

Black South Carolinians Say Buttigieg Campaign Misleadingly Touted Their Support

A number of Black officials in South Carolina said their support for Mayor Pete Buttigieg's presidential campaign has been overstated or misstated completely.

Added November 17, 2019

Colin Kaepernick Performs For Team Scouts -- Even After NFL Workout Falls Through

The NFL invited the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback to a workout Saturday. Things didn't go as planned.

Added November 17, 2019

Serena Williams Celebrates 2-Year Anniversary With Alexis Ohanian In Sweet Video

The Reddit co-founder also publicly celebrated the special day by posting an Instagram photo of his "ride or die."

Added November 17, 2019

Lena Waithe Reveals She Wed Longtime Partner Alana Mayo In Private Ceremony

"It really was a humbling day to marry someone so amazing," the "Queen & Slim" screenwriter said.

Added November 16, 2019

Sweet Quotes About Parenthood From Lisa Bonet

The actor has two daughters, Zoë and Lola, and a son, Nakoa-Wolf.

Added November 16, 2019

Barack Obama Issues Warning To 2020 Democrats Against Veering Too Far Left

“Even as we push the envelope and we are bold in our vision, we also have to be rooted in reality," said the former president.

Added November 16, 2019

Texas Court Stays Execution Of Rodney Reed

The decision by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals means the death row inmate no longer has an execution date.

Added November 16, 2019

Over 80 Members Of Congress To Stephen Miller: Resign From White House Now

Leaked emails showed the depths of the senior adviser's white nationalism, and now pressure is growing for him to resign.

Added November 15, 2019

Anti-Abortion Centers Compete For Federal Funds Forfeited By Planned Parenthood

The Source, a network of conservative Christian pregnancy centers in Texas, is planning to offer women certain contraceptives but won't provide abortions.

Added November 15, 2019