Branches of The KKK and NAACP met with one another to discuss recent hate crimes against Black men and the distribution of pamphlets promoting the KKK in Casper and Gillette Wyoming.
As students go through all four years of high school, they make friends, decide who they want to be and build bonds with teachers and faculty, and there’s always grief when you must leave the school where you’ve spent the previous years.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott and New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly have announced the creation of the first Center for Truancy Reduction and Prevention in New York City.
The 46th annual West Indian Day Parade took place on Sept. 2 on Eastern Parkway.
Prince's new song "Breakfast can Wait" features an image of Dave Chappell in a Prince costume for the cover art.
Between the New York Post releasing an info graphic called “How to Twerk,” the Oxford dictionary adding twerk to its definitions and the Internet's reaction to Miley Cyrus twerking at the Video Music Awards there is a peak of viral information on the "new" internet sensation twerking and modern dance.
This year's MTV Video Music Awards were devoid of Black winners. With artists like A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole in the running but none of these Black artist won.
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, New York Assembly Member Annette Robinson and community leaders called for the preservation of health care services at the Interfaith Medical Center on Wednesday morning.
Study shows that Black women are just as likely to get a loan as white men
This Saturday, Aug. 17, the First Church of God in Christ in Brooklyn will be hosting a great debate. Debators will discuss whether gospel music has become too worldly in order to appeal to the masses.
There have been a total of 53 murders in the last month in Chicago,Illinois, as reported by local newspaper, the Red Eye Chicago whichuses the medical examiner’s office to determine the number of deaths. Forty-six (86 percent) of those victims were African American, and out of those thirty three (58 percent) were African American men between the ages of 14 and 27. The murder rate has been so high in Chicago that, according to the Huffington Post, there were more people killed in Chicago than in Afghanistan in 2012. According to the Huffington post 228 Americans were killed in Chicago while only 144 US soldiers were killed in Afghanistan.
Minister Louis Farrakhan, Dr. Boyce Watkins and Your Black World to hold forum on Wealth, Education, Family and Community
African Americans have been free from slavery for almost 150 years, but are we really...