Faculty Members, Admin Staff Looks Back At The 1969 Wilberforce University Fire

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In the late 1960s, black students on college campuses around the country were at the vanguard of protest to bring about change in the world around them....

The Bayou Classic: Fun, Football and Festivities

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Normally after Thanksgiving people feast on left over turkey, greens and macaroni and cheese, or maybe some honey smoked ham with a side of your mother’s famous...

PBS Documentary ‘The Central Park Five’ tackles issues of race and blame

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Need something to watch with a little substance? Check out The Central Park Five documentary and let us know what you think. About The Central Park Five: A new film...

Meet the 1st black jockey in Kentucky Derby since 2000

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A little known jockey and a lightly regarded horse pulled off an upset victory for trainer Doug O’Neill at last year’s Kentucky Derby. On Saturday, he’ll give another...

Dream Defenders occupy Florida state capitol to repeal ‘Stand Your Ground’ laws

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After the George Zimmerman verdict student activists known as the Dream Defenders rushed to the state of Florida to strategize and plan how they would bring about justice to...

Students Rally for More Funding of Maryland’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities

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Students held a rally at Maryland’s State House Monday hoping to get more funding for the state’s four historically black colleges and universities. Sequoya Patterson went from Connecticut...

28 Black Inventions Used Today

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In honor of Black History Month, we find it necessary to pay homage to those in Black history who have paved the way for all of us...

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