Friday morning, a video of the late, great, and ever-so-eloquent Dr. Maya Angelou surfaced where she corrects a young woman who her calls her “Maya.” And for some reason, the internet has become divided over it. https://twitter.com/yashar/status/1106623698956505088 In the clip, the young woman tells the moderator she has a question for “Maya” regarding interracial relationships. […]
San Francisco school board president set off a firestorm on social media for his proposal to rename George Washington H.S. He said no school should be named for slave holders.
Nine GOP lawmakers voted against naming a post office after Maya Angelou. These bills usually get unanimous support.
According to a report released by the Black Youth Project at the Study of Race, Politics and Culture at the University of Chicago, in 2009, 54.4 percent of African-American millennials shared that they’ve personally experienced harassment or violence at the hands of the police or they know someone who has.
President Obama will receive a budget and debt deal from Congress that serves as a financial blueprint for the next two years. The Senate voted…
Black History Month is more than just a time of looking back. It is a time of reflection for us. Colin Johnson is an inspiring man.…
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