When Tracy Morgan delivered an anti-gay rant during a recent comedy show, he joined a legion of comics who are more hurtful than hilarious.
Some question the importance of Don Lemon's coming out, but a black, openly gay public figure can help change minds and attitudes.
As the new national spokeswoman for the Black & Missing Foundation, Jacque Reid wants to highlight the missing-persons cases not covered in the media.
After reading about the ways Rihanna coped with her past abuse, Jacque Reid is ready to share her own story.
Despite the positive effect that sports have on young girls, female athletes still don't get the credit they deserve.
Contributing editor Jacque Reid recently moderated a panel in which female hip-hop legends such as Salt-N-Pepa discussed how to combat negative images of black women in the music industry.
Never mind what you see on Idol. Instant fame and instant success don't exist. There's a reason you have to pay your dues.
What are our young girls learning from the brawling, angry black women they see on reality TV?
R&B great Charlie Wilson, of Gap Band fame, knows a lot about getting your career on track after overcoming addiction, and he shares how he would like to help El DeBarge, who recently entered rehab.
A teenager in Brooklyn, N.Y., is being investigated after her dead newborn was found in her bedroom. If she had known about her options, could she have saved herself and her baby?