A screenwriter and a pastor are now alleging the concept for the show was theirs and theirs alone.
Chadwick Boseman is returning to his alma mater to give the keynote address at Howard University's 150th commencement ceremony on May 12.
How do we piece ourselves back together again when racism stops being a topic of debate and suddenly becomes a weapon to crash down on our heads
In the wake of the latest Starbucks controversy, LA Fitness made sure to quickly distance itself from a trio of employees who were accused of racially profiling one of it's members.
Senator Bernie Sanders wants us to listen to Cardi B when it comes to social security. In a recent interview with, the Bronx rapper opened up about how much she loves Franklin D. Roosevelt and how "if it wasn’t for him, old people wouldn’t even get Social Security.'"
San Francisco's Grace Cathedral Church is inviting parishioners "to sing your Beyoncé favorites and discover how her art opens a window into the lives of marginalized and forgotten — particularly black females."
Writer Blue Telusma gets real about this Starbucks situation and how it relates to white fear, magical negroes, and the realities for Black men and women.
In a move that underscores some of the racial discord felt in the feminist movement, former New Wave Feminist vice president, Kristen Walker Hatten, has felt emboldened by Trump's presidency and is now proudly rebranding herself as not just a feminist, but also a member of the alt-right.
A new clip from the upcoming HBO documentary Say Her Name: The Death and Life of Sandra Bland.
If Joe Biden doesn't come through in 2020, guess who might be ready to fill in.
Professor Randa Jarrar is not a fan of Barbara Bush and she doesn't care who knows it.
Jordan Peele and BuzzFeed have teamed up to produce a PSA that warns the public about what some are already dubbing a “fake news apocalypse”— the idea that technology is making it easier than ever to create (and then disseminate) disinformation and propaganda online.
Over the last several months as allegations of rape and sexual assault mount against him Russell Simmons has become a social pariah and tried (unsuccessfully) to inject himself into conversations where he has no business. First there was that failed...
Longtime Beyonce critic Wendy Williams unexpectedly changed her tune.
Looks like everyone who rolled their eyes at the Starbucks boycott and wrote a think piece about how the call for a swift and vocal blackout of the Seattle-based juggernaut "won't work" - owes those activists in Philly who...
The River Valley Times has some explaining to do after running an op-ed discussing the fatal police shooting of Stephon Clark. This past week, the newspaper in Rancho Murieta, California came under fire after they published an opinion piece calling for a...
Monday afternoon Khloé Kardashian revealed her newborn daughter’s name on social media.
Here's a look into what the manager was thinking when she called the police.
While the world is still buzzing about Beyonce's historic performance at Coachella—her mother Tina Knowles is coming clean about her personal reservations regarding show's theme and how her eldest child schooled her on what it could mean for the...
Officers will receive training on critical theories of race and diversity.