It was a year ago today that George Floyd was murdered by former police officer Derek Chauvin. Not many of us will forget where we…Read More Remember George Floyd on the Anniversary of His Death
It used to be much easier to support a celebrity for their talent — be it singer, actor, or lifestyle purveyor — and not really…Read More Chip & Joanna Gaines Support an Anti-Anti-Racism School Board Candidate
Black Lives Matter still isn’t a political statement. Yes, it is a statement. It’s a passionate statement. It’s a powerful statement. “Black Lives Matter” are…Read More Why Are Schools Still Spreading The Message That Black Lives Matter Is A Political Statement?
Last May, George Floyd called out to his mother in his last fleeting breath while Derek Chauvin kneeled on his neck, ultimately suffocating him to…Read More This Mother's Day, Can We Be the Mothers George Floyd Called Us to Be?
In an interview with CBS’ Gayle King, former first lady Michelle Obama revealed that she fears for the safety of her two daughters every time…Read More Michelle Obama Shares Black Parents' Fear of Her Daughters Driving While Black
After her death at the hands of police on Tuesday, the world knows Ma’Khia Bryant as a knife-wielding Black girl. But it’s important to remember…Read More Ma'Khia Bryant Was More Than Just an Image on Bodycam Footage
If, like so many of us, you were glued to any and all sources of news to hear the verdict in the murder of George…Read More Struggling to Talk to Your Kids About Racism? This Should Help
Though it takes only moments for police violence to take the life of a victim, the devastating effects continue for family and friends long after…Read More How to Help Daunte Wright's Son & Other Police Violence Victims
On Tuesday morning Daunte Wright’s parents, Aubrey and Katie Wright, went on ABC’s Good Morning America to share the heartbreaking details of their son’s final…Read More Daunte Wright's Parents Remember Their Son's Smile
Two weeks after being shot in the head by Houston police, a 1-year-old boy is still “fighting for his life” and struggling to breathe on…Read More 1-Year-Old Shot in Head by Police ;Fighting for His Life'
An elementary school teacher at Crystal Hill Elementary School in North Little Rock, Ark., has been placed on administrative leave after making a kindergarten student…Read More Teacher Who Made Boy Clean Toilet Is the Latest Failure to Treat Black Children Like Children
A Black woman accused by a store owner of shoplifting was tackled by Rochester police and pepper-sprayed, all while her 3-year-old daughter looked on, frantically…Read More Police Pepper-Spray a Mom Next to Her 3-Year-Old for Alleged Shoplifting
On February 3rd, 1971, detective Frank Serpico — immortalized by Al Pacino in the gritty 1973 cop drama Serpico — was shot in the face.…Read More Frank Serpico: Police See Themselves as 'Judge, Jury, and Executioner'
After responding to a family disturbance call, police officers in Rochester, N.Y., handcuffed and pepper-sprayed a 9-year-old girl who was in obvious distress after accusing…Read More Rochester Police Pepper-Spray & Handcuff a 9-Year-Old Girl
Jennifer Lopez is proud of the "insightful" son she's raising. The Hustlers actress, 51, opens up to ELLE about using her platform for worthy causes…Read More Jennifer Lopez Says 'Conscientious, Kind' Son Max, 12, Inspired Her to Use Her Platform's 'Power'
My husband and I were in the car with our 7-year-old on Wednesday afternoon when we began to hear the reports about the pro-Trump rioters…Read More Yes, We Should Talk to Kids About What Happened in D.C.
Jodie Turner-Smith says her newly expanded family is the only thing that makes "sense" in tumultuous 2020. Speaking with Vogue for the magazine's October issue,…Read More Jodie Turner-Smith on Teaching 'Self-Assuredness' to Daughter Janie, 6 Months: 'It's Important'
YouTube announced a global slate of new and returning projects dedicated to amplifying Black voices and highlighting racial justice issues, including five new projects from…Read More YouTube Sets Originals Slate Focused on Black Voices, Racial Justice
Jodie Turner-Smith is using her voice in the fight against systemic racism, but there was a time in the new mom's life when it was…Read More Jodie Turner-Smith on Not Wanting to Pass 'Fear' and 'Sadness' to Daughter Through Breastfeeding
Forget 9 to 5 — supporting the Black Lives Matter movement is a 24/7 gig for Dolly Parton. In a new interview with Billboard, the…Read More Dolly Parton Says 'of Course' She Supports Black Lives Matter Movement
Angela H. was marching in a Black Lives Matter protest in Hollywood on June 2nd when her friends pointed out something surprising. They’d spotted a…Read More For Black Pop Stans, the Bare Minimum Is No Longer Enough
View this post on Instagram My Naya! My Naya. I can’t sleep. #prayers please. My Naya. A post shared by TiaMowry (@tiamowry) on Jul 8,…Read More Tia Mowry Reveals How She's Keeping Her Family 'Optimistic' amid 'Challenging' Quarantine Times
It is officially Blackout Tuesday which is a day to celebrate black-owned business & we rounded up some of the best products & accessories that…Read More Blackout Tuesday: 10+ Products To Buy From Black-Owned Fashion & Beauty Brands
Politicians, celebrities, activists, and others nationwide are calling for an independent investigation of the death of Robert J. Fuller, a 24-year-old Black man who was…Read More Thousands Are Demanding Justice For Robert Fuller — Here's How You Can Take Action
Lizzo celebrated Juneteenth ‘in a major way!’ The singer took to her Instagram to show off her head-to-toe extensions, and encouraged her fans to ‘give…Read More Lizzo Debuts Head-To-Toe Extensions In Incredible Hair Makeover In Juneteenth Tribute
Chip and Joanna Gaines are learning more about how they can approach the topic of race in their family. During a Wednesday appearance on Uncomfortable…Read More Chip and Joanna Gaines' Daughter Asks Emmanuel Acho If He's 'Afraid of White People'
Taraji P. Henson is proudly showing off her natural hair texture on social media. On Monday, the Empire actress shared close-up look of her bright…Read More Taraji P. Henson Shows Off Her Afro on Instagram: 'Hair That Defies Gravity!'
View this post on Instagram I was responding to an ad in the paper, back in the day when we looked for jobs in the…Read More The Great British Baking Show's Nadiya Hussain Recalls Being Discriminated Against at Modeling Job
Taylor Swift is speaking out against people who are trying to keep up statues of racist historical figures in the state of Tennessee. The 30-year-old…Read More Taylor Swift Says Statues of Racist Historical Figures Make Her ‘Sick,’ Slams People Fighting to Keep Them Up
PAW Patrol follows eight pups — Chase, Marshall, Rubble, Skye, Rocky, Zuma, Everest and Tracker — as they perform rescue missions and go on adventures…Read More PAW Patrol Faces Backlash After Supporting Black Voices amid Protests About Police Brutality