The search for Markeith Loyd, 41, is entering into is second week as authorities filter through tips that continue to come in, WOFL reports.
Warren, Mich. Mayor James Fouts is amidst a scandal after leaked audio recordings allegedly capture him comparing black people to chimps and calling older women “dried-up cunts”, WXYZ reports.
How often do you think about Rob Schneider? I must admit, I had forgotten that he was a creature currently populating our fair planet until—hark!—his name began trending on Twitter. Now, generally when I see that a name in the Trends box, I assume that they are dead or newly wed. Schneider is neither: he merely saw…
Martin Luther King III made the interesting decision to meet with Donald Trump on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the national holiday celebrating the birth of his father.
On May 8, 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. granted an interview to veteran NBC News correspondent Sander Vanocur and made it clear that his famous dream had turned into a nightmare.
Let’s start this off by reminding folks that Arizona was one of the last states in the nation to recognize the Martin Luther King Jr. national holiday (and lest we forget, John McCain voted against its recognition, too).
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture was designated a National Historic Landmark this week. The site in central Harlem was among 24 places the U.S. Department of the Interior gave the honor to on Wednesday.
President-elect Donald Trump will reportedly mark the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday by meeting with the namesake son of America’s most brilliant civil rights icon.
If you’ve been obsessed with Netflix’s The Crown like the rest of us, you know how far the British royal family has come in the last few decades. Nothing says this more than the fact that Prince Harry, grandson of Queen Elizabeth, has brought his biracial girlfriend home to meet the family.
I forgot exactly where we were in Pittsburgh.
Whenever a black person diverges from the path of respectability and voices an opinion contrary to the mainstream narrative, the keepers of the status quo will quickly shout them down with the same, recognizable refrain. Sometimes it sounds so familiar, one might think the people who sit atop America’s totem pole…
Even before he won the 2008 presidential election, there was already talk of making a movie chronicling the life of Barack Hussein Obama.
“This is a terrible thing. I’ve been in many demonstrations all across the South, but I can say that I have never seen—even in Mississippi and Alabama—mobs as hostile and as hate-filled as I’ve seen here in Chicago.” —Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Why do conversations about race fall apart when we have them with white people?
Actress and recent Golden Globe nominee Octavia Spencer provided a free screening of her critically acclaimed film, Hidden Figures, for Los Angeles families who may not be able to afford to see it.
Eddie L. Long, Senior Pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, has gone to be with the ancestors. He was 63.
Like many others who bank at Wells Fargo, a Baltimore city school teacher wanted to design her bank card with something she felt was important. But when that “thing” turned out to be Black Lives Matter, the bank balked.
A young woman kidnapped in 1998 from a Florida hospital was reunited with her biological parents on Saturday in South Carolina.
Three years ago, Representative John Lewis published the first book in a three-part graphic novel series about his experience as a leader for the Civil Rights Movement. Today, March is one of the biggest books in the country, selling out on Amazon overnight. And it’s all because the next president decided to pick a…
Bishop Eddie Long, the embattled pastor of Georgia megachurch, New Birth Missionary Baptist, has died from an “aggressive form of cancer” according to the church. He was 63 years old.