April 16 2015 3:00 AM
Poetry lovers and novices alike can connect with verses by this list of extraordinary wordsmiths.
April 15 2015 3:00 AM
It is the most common hereditary blood disorder, and it disproportionately affects African Americans.
April 14 2015 3:00 AM
These geniuses, entrepreneurs and entertainers—none of them older than 17—have done more in their young lives than most of us will do in a lifetime.
March 27 2015 12:38 PM
Brothers from all walks of life chopped it up about a variety of things that thread their complex lives as African-American men. 
March 12 2015 3:00 AM
These black women are the coders, software developers and entrepreneurs who are breaking down barriers in the technology industry.
March 9 2015 3:28 PM
White House chief photographer Pete Souza captured the solemnity and significance of the day.
March 4 2015 3:00 AM
Some are self-made millionaires or billionaires who leveraged their businesses into empires. Others took inheritances and flipped the money into even bigger ventures.
Feb. 26 2015 3:01 AM
A look at 17 photographers whose work provides insight into the African-American experience.
Feb. 25 2015 3:00 AM
The Stellar Gospel Awards are coming up in March, so take a listen to a selection of the best songs from some of the nominees.
Feb. 18 2015 3:00 AM
The lack of diversity in this year’s Academy Award nominations is shameful. So we’ve decided to honor our own.
Feb. 4 2015 3:00 AM
With the Grammys set to air on Sunday, what better time to pay tribute to one of our favorite performers?
The Root 100: People's Choice Award, Sponsored By Infiniti
Sept. 21 2015 4:19 PM
The Root 100: People's Choice Award