Tamika Mallory incident reignites conversation on ‘flying while Black’

Activist Tamika Mallory’s account of what happened to her on Sunday when she was booted off of an American Airlines flight from Miami to New York went viral getting hundreds of thousands of views.

Man beaten by white supremacists in Charlottesville is arrested

In an incident captured on video and widely shared online, a black man was beaten by several white attackers in a parking garage during August's rally by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Lawsuit filed against Charlottesville protesters

Nearly a dozen people are suing white supremacists who were protesting in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the summer, alleging emotional and physical trauma from the protesters' threats and violence.

Fundraising for devastated communities in Florida

Looking to build a network among other entrepreneurs within their community, the Nola D Collective will be hosting a fundraiser brunch at the 3 Black Cats Cafe.

Jemele Hill suspended by ESPN, activists cry foul

ESPN’s co-host of SportsCenter and commentator Jemele Hill finds herself in yet another controversy. The network suspended Hill for two weeks Monday after violating their social media policy a second time.

Sexual harassment - A symptom of power play

Ever since women have entered the workforce in large numbers, the problem of sexual harassment has gained a momentum of its own.

Muhammad Ali Enterprises sues Fox for $30 million

Muhammad Ali Enterprises is suing Fox Broadcasting Company after the network allegedly used the boxer's likeness without permission.

NAACP Calls Out FBI’s Latest Report on “Black Extremists” as Déjà Vu

According to a journalistic investigation by the news outlet Foreign Policy (FP) the FBI’s counterterrorism division has identified a new threat—Black identity extremists (BIE). The FBI’s assessment is that BIE’s “perception of police brutality against African Americans have spurred retaliatory ...

Airbnb campaigns to increase diversity on its platform

Airbnb, the housing marketplace that connects travelers with hosts in 65,000 cities and 191 countries worldwide, is now on a mission to increase awareness about the company’s economic benefits in communities of color.Airb

Dove apologizes for ad: We 'missed the mark' representing Black women

Dove apologized this weekend for a social media post that the company says "missed the mark" representing black women.

Domestic Terrorism: The Las Vegas massacre

Stephen Craig Paddock was a domestic terrorist whose shooting rampage killed 59 people and injured 530 others during a music festival in Las Vegas Sunday.

How America has silently accepted the rage of white men

In the wake of one of the worst massacres in modern American history, our government's highest leaders will be silent about why things like this keep happening.

Massive gun violence terrorizes us all

The mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday night -- now the single most deadly shooting in modern US history, with 58 dead and over 500 hurt -- is, no matter what the motivation of the shooter, a form of ...

New Nielsen study reveals growing spending power, influence of Black women

A new report detailing the record-setting spending power of African American women has further buoyed the confidence of Black female entrepreneurs, who said the information proves their undeniable value to the United States and the global economy.

58 killed, 515 hurt in Las Vegas Strip massacre

Thousands of country music fans ran for cover as a gunman fired on them from a hotel on the Las Vegas Strip.