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Adelaide Cromwell, the first-ever African-American faculty member at Smith College, died June 8 at the age of 99.A longtime resident of Brookline, Cromwell was a sociologist... [Read More]
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The Knights of Peter Claver is the largest predominantly African American Catholic fraternal organization. [Read More]
QuickLink: Trump's biggest mistake? Personnel, he says. -  "If you could have one do-over as president, what would it be?" "I would say if I... [Read More]
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Over the weekend, candidates faced a major test at Congressman Jim Clyburn's annual South Carolina Fish Fry, a can't-miss event for Democrats trying to gain... [Read More]
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South Bend Mayor, and presidential hopeful, Pete Buttigieg held a town hall event Sunday evening in the college town over which he presides, and was... [Read More]
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Field hollers, traditional African American church music and songs by a tractor driver who later became one of the most influential musicians of the 20th... [Read More]
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Imagine this: You're a young African-American musical theater actor, and you've just been asked to be in a minstrel show. [Read More]
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Inner city housing projects are sometimes blamed for perpetuating the cycle of poverty and crime. One African-American architect is using hip-hop music to... [Read More]
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Eddie Africa, a member of the MOVE 9, was released from a Pennsylvania prison Friday, after spending 40 years behind bars. Eddie Africa was convicted,... [Read More]
Residents gathered to celebrate the end of slavery as well as African American culture and achievement for the third annual Juneteenth in Staunton. [Read More]
A town hall featuring South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg involved several heated audience outbursts over the recent police shooting of an African-American man, leaving the... [Read More]
There has been great discussion about the wide latitude prosecutors have to exercise their discretion; do African-American female top prosecutors have that same level of... [Read More]
Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind., took questions about the city's response to a fatal police shooting of a black man by a white... [Read More]
NEW PREMIUM SVOD PRODUCT SERVING AFRICAN AMERICAN AUDIENCES TO DEBUT IN THE FALL... [Read More]
Gun violence in the U.S. results in tens of thousands of deaths every year. So far this year more than 6,800 people have died in... [Read More]
They are the first African American team to win the state championship in Georgia. [Read More]
Over the past three years, Deb Fallows and I have written frequently about the lakeside city of Erie, Pennsylvania, and its reaction to the loss... [Read More]
The plaza will be built where the Sycamore Hill Baptist Church once stood, at the corner of First and Greene Streets, to commemorate the history... [Read More]
Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast/Getty NORTH AUGUSTA, South Carolina—A few weeks ago, a prominent black leader posed what seemed like a simple question... [Read More]
The 2019 BET Awards celebrated African-American culture with explosive musical performances and honorary awards to black icons including Tyler Perry and Nipsey Hussle. [Read More]
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