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Leveling The Playing Field For Faith-Based Historically Black Colleges

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Despite comprising only 3 percent of the nation’s four-year colleges, historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have produced 80 percent of the country’s African...

Keisha Lance Bottoms to Join Legacy of HBCU-Educated Mayors Governing the City of Atlanta

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The city of Atlanta welcomes is 60th mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms. Bottoms is a proud graduate of Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU) and...

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...

Nashville’s Freedom Riders: Remembering The HBCU Students On The Front Lines Of Segregation

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The Civil Rights Movement would not be what it was without HBCU students. These students, hailing from Tennessee State University, Fisk University, American Baptist...

Congressman Elijah E. Cummings To Deliver Keynote At Morgan’s Spring Commencement

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Morgan State University (MSU) President David Wilson announced today that Congressman Elijah E. Cummings will be the keynote speaker for the University’s 143rd Spring Commencement ceremony, on May 18, 2019...

Fisk & American Baptist Alumni, Congressman John Lewis Sit-in On House Floor Over Gun...

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Democrats literally sat down on the floor of the House chamber on Wednesday — and forced the House into a temporary recess — as...

This HBCU Grad, Attorney Kim Gardner Has Had Enough, Learn Why

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Earlier this week, St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kimberly M. Gardner, a graduate of Harris-Stowe State University filed a federal lawsuit accusing the city of...

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,...

Alcorn State Alum Duvalier Malone Hopes To Raise Funds For ASU

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Alcorn State University graduate Duvalier Malone shared on Friday that he will help to raise funds for the black college, accepting his Recognition of...

Frankie Beverly Endorses Joe Biden & Kamala Harris

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The soulful R&B singer Frankie Beverly of MAZE, has endorsed the democratic nominee, Joe Biden for President of the United States and Kamala Harris for...

Elizabeth Warren Says ‘We Need To Invest In HBCUs’ Like We Should Have Been...

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Last December, I got to be a part of something really special. I got a chance to deliver the commencement address for Morgan State...

Rand Paul: I am Running For President

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Politico 365 Rand Paul cast himself as a transformative figure for the Republican party as he formally launched his presidential bid on Tuesday in Louisville,...

Bernie Sanders’ National HBCU Outreach Director Danny Glover Shares His Story

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Danny D. Glover is a young black politician with a bright future. He earned a Bachelors in Political Science at historically black Tennessee State...

April D. Ryan Reflects On Her Evolution As A Journalist

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Morgan State University alumna and Delta April D. Ryan has had an accomplished career. The no-nonsense journalist has made a name for herself for...

Howard Grad Kasim Reed Delivers Impressive Speech At Democratic Convention

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Kasim Reed is no rookie to this type of stuff. When he took the stage on Wednesday at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia,...

Bowie State University To Host ‘National Day Of Action Rally’

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Bowie State University has been named the location for a "National Day of Action Rally," according to the university. MD Democratic leaders will rally today...

TMCF CEO Says He’s ‘Optimistic’ About Trump In New Inside Sources Interview

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President and CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund Johnny C. Taylor Jr. is the subject of an educational Inside Sources interview published Monday and penned...

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...

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