Across Black America


Black residents of county where racist EMT works want him fired

Black residents in an overwhelmingly white county in Virginia are worried that they will be treated..

Attorneys claim hotel denied Black guests from parking for holiday gathering

In the 24 years since she met her husband, attorney Amber Macias-Mayo said, she’s never seen such a..

NBC launches #logOutFacebook after reports on Black voter suppression

The NAACP has temporarily signed off Facebook and is calling on others to do the same due to the tech..

Channing Dungey becomes VP of original content at Netflix

Former ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey has joined Netflix as VP of Original Programing..

Find Black Santa with this app

For several years, Jihan Woods — a physician, mom and Hampton University alum, struggled to find a Black..

Serena Williams wears cornrows for Vogue cover

Star tennis player Serena Williams made history last week as the first woman to ever wear cornrows on a..

Spelman College receives $30 million donation

Spelman College, a historically Black college in Atlanta, has received a $30 million donation, reports the..

Woman gets student loan paid off as a gift

A 30-year-old nurse and single mother with $150,000 in student loan debt received an absolutely life-changing surprise..

Watch: Film school students find what’s believed to be first Black love scene on screen

In 1898, when it wasn’t uncommon for minstrels to perpetuate racist stereotypes and for vaudeville show..

Origins of Black music are revealed in compelling book

The new book “Black American History: From Plantations to Rap Culture” by Pascal Archimede can..

White dude cleared after yelling ‘F**k the police’

It only took a jury in Michigan nine minutes to clear the man who blasted...

Alabama attorney general taking over case of Black Army veteran killed by cops

The investigation of the fatal shooting of a Black man by...

Procter & Gamble building strategy to win Black consumers

Procter & Gamble is turning to a startup to help reach African-American consumers who are frustrated..

Minnesota certifies first Black-led cooperation credit union

Efforts are under way in Minnesota to correct some of the racist policies that give the area a bad reputation..

Two White students charged with threatening Black teacher

Authorities say two White teens sent threatening and racist messages to each other on school-issued..