Black Voices

She Visited Every Country On Earth. She Saw A World Overwhelmed By Plastic Trash.

Travel blogger Jessica Nabongo saw the effects of plastic pollution all over the world.

Added November 15, 2019

Don Lemon Lists All The Facts ‘You'd Have To Ignore’ To Buy GOP's Trump Defense

The CNN host also warned against becoming distracted during the impeachment inquiry.

Added November 15, 2019

Over 75 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

Evangelist Has Powerful Response To Claim That Women Shouldn't Preach

Evangelical male leaders are calling on female preachers to sit down and shut up. But Beth Moore insists that women are also called to be evangelists.

Added November 15, 2019

Athletes, Commentators Skeptical About NFL's Scheduled Workout For Colin Kaepernick

"At this point, I’ll believe when I see it," Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid, a friend of the quarterback, told reporters.

Added November 15, 2019

The Game Of 'Survivor' Has Been Compromised

Two women manipulated claims of harassment to further their game play. The fallout is complicated.

Added November 15, 2019

Lil Nas X Becomes First Openly Gay Black Artist To Win At The CMA Awards

The rapper said he was proud to see his "Old Town Road" remix with Billy Ray Cyrus bridge "two polar opposite genres."

Added November 15, 2019

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Calls To Decriminalize Sex Work In Criminal Justice Resolution

The Democratic congresswoman from Massachusetts added the sex trade proposal as part of her "People’s Justice Guarantee" package.

Added November 15, 2019

Senate Confirms Wildly Problematic Trump Court Pick Steven Menashi

He's never tried a case. He condemned women's rights and diversity. He refused to answer senators' questions. Republicans confirmed him anyway.

Added November 14, 2019

New Animated Series Looks Back At More Than 200 Years Of LGBTQ Rights

In the debut episode of "Now You Know," narrator Wanda Sykes pays special tribute to Stonewall pioneer Marsha P. Johnson and more.

Added November 14, 2019

Deval Patrick Is Running For President

The former Massachusetts governor joins the crowded field of Democrats seeking the 2020 presidential nomination.

Added November 14, 2019

Lizzo Delivers Devastating Retort To One Of Jimmy Kimmel’s ‘Mean Tweets’

Cardi B, Chance the Rapper, Green Day, Billie Eilish and more read Twitter trolls' harsh posts.

Added November 14, 2019

Trump Impeachment Hearings Gives Late Night Plenty To Laugh About

Trevor Noah, Jimmy Fallon, Samantha Bee, Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert, James Corden, Jimmy Kimmel and Conan O'Brien all chimed in.

Added November 14, 2019

Jada Pinkett Smith On Using 'Red Table Talk' To Heal Generational Wounds

"We have to have more faith to let go of those old ideas and those old ways of existing that really hold us back as a community."

Added November 14, 2019

Megan Rapinoe Dedicates Women Of The Year Acceptance Speech To Colin Kaepernick

The soccer star celebrated the former 49ers quarterback as "a person filled with conviction, unafraid of the consequences."

Added November 14, 2019

BART Apologizes After Police Detain A Man For Eating A Sandwich On A Train Platform

Bay Area residents held an "eat-in" to call attention to the viral video showing a Black man in handcuffs at the Pleasant Hill station.

Added November 13, 2019

Chrissy Teigen Mercilessly Mocks John Legend Over 'Sexiest Man Alive' Title

Teigen teased her husband on Twitter about the People magazine accolade.

Added November 13, 2019

Trevor Noah Shreds Trump Officials Who 'Profit Off The Chaos'

"The Daily Show" host bashed those releasing books about the Trump White House, saying "they don't help the country."

Added November 13, 2019

Steven Reed Sworn In As First Black Mayor Of Montgomery, Alabama

Reed's inauguration is historic in the majority-Black city’s 200-year history.

Added November 13, 2019

Disney+ Adds Disclaimer To 'Dumbo,' 'The Jungle Book' For Problematic Scenes

Films whose stereotypes haven't aged well come with a warning: “This program is presented as originally created. It may contain outdated cultural depictions.”

Added November 13, 2019

Kanye West Will Be Bringing His Sunday Service To Televangelist Joel Osteen's Megachurch

The “Jesus Is King” rapper and the Texas preacher apparently developed a friendship through phone conversations about faith.

Added November 13, 2019

Kamala Harris On Why She Hates The Phrase 'Revenge Porn'

The presidential contender debunked the phrase in less than two minutes.

Added November 12, 2019

Laura Dern Thanks Kanye West For Giving Her More 'Cred' With Her Kids

Talking to Ellen DeGeneres, the "Big Little Lies" star said she was "really grateful" to West, who wore a T-shirt with her face on it earlier this year.

Added November 12, 2019

Hate Crime Murders Reach Historic High, According To New FBI Report

The 24 hate-motivated killings logged by law enforcement agencies in 2018 was the most on record.

Added November 12, 2019

Lawmakers Introduce Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill Of Rights On State Level

The bipartisan bill encourages states to give victims of sexual violence the same protections they’re currently afforded under federal law.

Added November 12, 2019