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Morehouse College Grad Shaun King Says ‘White Jesus’ Statues Should Come Down

Morehouse College graduate Shaun King isn't playing when he said on Monday that it's time for anything resembling “white Jesus” to be...

Lebron James Rallies For Na’kia Crawford’s Justice, Central State University Mourns Murdered Incoming Freshman

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Central State University in Wilberforce is deeply saddened by the murder of Na'kia Crawford, who recently graduated from North High School in...

Juneteenth: 5 Things You Need To Know

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FIVE "Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.  Dating back...

Why Wasn’t Juneteenth Taught In Grade School?

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Daniella Silva of NBC News explores this question in the following article: A Connecticut fourth grade social studies textbook...

PVAMU Paints ‘Black Lives Matter’ On University Drive

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On June 5, when D.C.'s mayor, Muriel Bowser announced "Black Lives Matter Plaza," and she debuted a bold street mural reading "Black...

NASCAR Driver Bubba Wallace Represents Black Lives Matter

As the world unites for racial justice and collectively expresses its discontent following the racist murder of 46-year-old George Floyd, Bubba Wallace...

Prairie View A&M University Holds Silent Vigil In Honor Of George Floyd

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Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) joins the list of Black organizations, communities and businesses that are recognizing the state of our country...

‘Say Their Names’ Cemetery Memorializes Black People Killed By Police

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As the world unites to revolt against Black injustices, another heartfelt memorial arises —a “Say Their Names” cemetery. On 37th Street in...

Road To White House Now Features “BLACK LIVES MATTER” Mural

As the country unites to stand for the #BlackLivesMatter movement, the nation's capital is literally "taking it to the streets." A section...

Kanye West Creates College Fund For George Floyd’s Daughter In $2M Donation

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Kanye West joins millions in all fifty states and countless countries across the world who are uniting in response to the senseless...

Six Atlanta Police Officers Charged After Dragging HBCU Students From Vehicle

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6 ATLANTA POLICE OFFICERS CHARGED AFTER VIOLENTLY DRAGGING HBCU STUDENTS FROM THEIR VEHICLE Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard...

99 Years Later: Black Wall Street And Why It Matters

Racial prejudice, lynchings and unsubstantiated murders were still the reality of Black men, women and children in the early 1900s, before then,...

Protest And Riot Resource Guide

Centuries of pinned-up anger has been unlocked after the world watch the 8min 46sec murder of George Floyd. He was not resisting....

Morehouse and Spelman College Students Tased and Arrested on Live Television

Two students—Messiah Young from Morehouse and Taniyah Pilgrim from Spelman—were snatched out of a car, tased and arrested by Atlanta police on...

Beyonce Seeks Justice for George Floyd; Sign Petition

Multi-talented megastar Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter is using her platform to aid in the demand of justice for...

George Floyd: “Please, I Can’t Breathe… Everything Hurts”

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"Please I can’t breathe" yells George Floyd. These are the last words of an African American man who died, handcuffed, as a...

Donald Trump Says He’s Considering Founding ‘New’ Historically Black College

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Essence's Tanya Christian shares the Trump's newest claim: On Thursday, Donald Trump met with a number of Black Michigan...

A Tuskegee University Love Story: State Attorney Marilyn Mosby And State Delegate Nick Mosby

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Essence dives into the creation of an HBCU love story at Tuskegee University: Marilyn Mosby wasn’t always known as...

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