Ambassador Andrew Young speaks out on confederate protests

Ambassador Andrew Young sees the actions happening in Charlottesville, Virginia and around the country as similar to the civil rights marches of his day.

Torn “Black Lives Matter” sign prompts investigation


The solar eclipse is here

People all across the country wait patiently but plan thoroughly their next expedition to bask in… the dark of the moon. This special alignment, called a solar eclipse, is visible from someplace on Earth about every 18 months

Georgia NAACP wants all Confederate symbols removed from public property

The Georgia chapter of the NAACP called on state officials Friday to remove all Confederate symbols from public property in response to last weekend's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

NABJ in NOLA was a Hall of Fame affair

Rather than being upstairs at the Hilton Riverside in New Orleans, where there was a standing room only crowd for the appearance of Omarosa Manigault at the 2017 National Association of Black Journalists conference, a few of us chose to ...

Sacramento’s first Black police chief emphasizes the importance of community policing

Sacramento’s incoming police chief, Daniel Hahn, hopes to bridge the divide between the city’s Black community and its police department.

Trump Charlottesville fallout continues

Even those critics who have developed an impenetrable steel-like facade to the almost daily panned President Donald Trump statements, tweets and actions were astounded as he likened the flag-carrying, torch-wielding, stick-waving neo-Nazis and their ilk to the mostly white counter-protestors ...

War at Home: Trump & his Racists vs Everyone else

It’s plain and simple: the 45th president of the United States, Donald Trump, is a racist and America put him in the White House. Although many Americans are now coming to that realization, others have known for decades.

Brooklyn man one of 2 soldiers killed in Iraq, Pentagon cites artillery ‘mishap’

A Pentagon spokesman says the two U.S. soldiers killed Sunday in Iraq were casualties of a U.S. artillery “mishap.”

Another white nationalist rally planned, this time in Texas with Richard Spencer

Brace yourselves for Round 2: White nationalists are planning for another protest in September.

Black man brutally beaten by white supremacists during Charlottesville clash

Deandre Harris is getting little attention in the infinite hours of coverage of what happened in Charlottesville, Va.

Virginia leaders rally at Black church after hate-filled event turns deadly

As Virginians grappled Sunday with the deadly aftermath of a white nationalist protest, state leaders didn't preach about unity from their offices or on TV -- they went to a historically black church in Charlottesville.

Black leaders speak on Charlottesville violence

Black leaders speak condemning the "Unite The Right" rally in Charlottesville, Va. and President Donald Trump's handling of the situation.

Charlottesville mayor: 1 dead during violence around 'Unite the Right' rally

One person was killed amid violence on Saturday at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, according to Mayor Mike Signer.

Sen. Cory Booker introduces bill to end the federal prohibition on marijuana

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker recently introduced the Marijuana Justice Act that would remove marijuana from the list of controlled substances, making it legal at the federal level.