Practical Politics

Does America best move forward by nodding at the past, and focusing all other...

Sen. Cory Booker slams head of Homeland Security on racism

Senator Cory Booker (D-New Jersey), one of the most vocal African American..

Harris grills DHS secretary over Trump ‘sh*thole’ remark

At a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing this week on the oversight of the..

NAACP, Africa America Institute announce joint partnership

This week, the NAACP and the Africa-America Institute (AAI) announced a ground-breaking partnership...

Becerra sues FCC over repeal of net neutrality

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has announced a lawsuit against the..

Gas Co. project in Harbor Gateway

Southern California Gas Co. began work earlier this week on a roughly $17 million..

Carson renames street after MLK

The city of Carson is paying tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,—on the 50th..

Blake Griffin, LAUSD partner to provide free vision care

Blake Griffin and the L.A. Clippers Foundation have partnered with non-profit..

Celebrities converge in Downtown LA to uplift the prospects of Black Men

Now a federally sanctioned holiday, Martin Luther King Day is a day of celebration..

Are Black women the ideal American voter?

The past year saw a flurry of headlines trying desperately to understand parts of...

Black Excellence Youth Conference held in Madison

Sabrina Madison wants nothing to do with organizing the next Black Excellence..

How Georgia State figured out how to graduate more Black students

Tyler Mulvenna wanted to achieve more than a high school diploma. His sisters..


The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights published a report Jan. 11 titled...

Commission names Black historical sites in state

About 40 percent of enslaved Africans brought to North America arrived on ships..

Teacher tells Black student he’ll be lynched if he doesn’t study

An Ohio woman is demanding her African-American son's white middle school..