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Rachel Lindsay Criticizes The Bachelor for Not Picking Mike Johnson as First Black Lead: 'We Need a Change'

Rachel Lindsay Slams Franchise for Not Picking Mike Johnson as Next Bachelor | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close View image Rachel Lindsay Criticizes The Bachelor for Not Picking Mike Johnson as First Black Lead this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Source WrittenRead More →

Billy Porter Talks Meghan Markle at London Fashion Week: 'There's a Black Woman in the Palace, Honey!'

Billy Porter Inspired by Meghan Markle at London Fashion Week | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close View image Billy Porter Talks Meghan Markle at London Fashion Week: ‘There’s a Black Woman in the Palace, Honey!’ this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. SourceRead More →

Black Ohio Mom Imprisoned For Falsifying Kids’ Address Said This About Felicity Huffman’s Sentence

Ahead of Felicity Huffman’s sentencing on Friday (Sept. 13), a prosecutor in the college admissions scandal case did his best to demonstrate how the court discriminates by race and class in similar cases.  Eric Rosen cited a 2011 case in which a single mother from Akron, Ohio, was sentenced toRead More →

Discrimination: Texas School District Said Black 4-Year-Old Boy Must Cut His Hair Or Wear Dress

A Texas grandmother is reporting discriminatory practices by her 4-year-old grandson’s school superintendent. Now, parents in the district are demanding change.  Randi Woodley claims she was told to go to the principal’s office on her grandson, Michael “Tink” Trimble’s first day of school at Tatum Primary School because his hairRead More →

Video: Trump Supporter Candace Owens Asked By T.I. To Explain When America Was Great For Black People

T.I. was vexed during a Hip Hop and Politics panel discussion at the Revolt Summit over the weekend when he faced off with a Black Trump supporter. Candace Owens, a Black American conservative commentator, struggled to answer when the “Whatever You Like” rapper insisted she explain the slogan “Make AmericaRead More →

Black Leaders Urge Congress To Pass ‘FUTURE Act’ To Create More Opportunities In STEM For Black Students

Black leaders from the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) and the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) are standing together to urge Congress to pass the “Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education” (FUTURE) Act, H.R. 2486, sponsored by Rep. Alma Adams.  The U.S. House of Representatives is set toRead More →