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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 following the...

‘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 south Minneapolis,...

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 of 16th...

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 murder of...

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 announced criminal charges against the officers...

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, and since...

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. He was...

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 live television....

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. In her latest Instagram post,...

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 white Minneapolis...

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 legislators and leaders in Detroit to...

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 the no-nonsense State’s Attorney shaking things...

Meet Howard Law School Grad L. Chris Stewart Esq., Attorney Representing Family Of Ahmaud...

Justice will be served for the family of Ahmaud Arbery, who was tragically murdered in a hate crime earlier this year. Why? Because one...

Meet Morehouse College Alumnus S. Lee Merritt Esq., Attorney Seeking Justice For Ahmaud Arbery

Are you surprised? S. Lee Merritt Esq. graduated cum laude from Morehouse College and if there is anyone who can secure justice for the...

HBCU Grad James Clyburn Thinks Joe Biden Should Choose A Black Woman As His...

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HBCU family, it seems that two black women, and also HBCU grads in the political world are being vetted by Joe Biden as his...

Trump: ‘I’ve Waived Interest On All Student Loans’

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President Donald Trump recently announced that he has waived interest on all student loans as the novel coronavirus takes center stage around the world....

HBCU Grad Jesse Jackson Endorses Bernie Sanders For President

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North Carolina A&T graduated Rev. Jesse Jackson just endorsed Senator Bernie Sanders for president in an attempt to get black people to vote for...

We Endorse Bernie Sanders For President

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The time is now! Over 40 years have passed since that historic march for voting rights, but we are still fighting for our rights. Today,...

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