New Primetime Television Series, ‘Take on America’ 

New Primetime Television Series, 'Take on America'  OZY Media, the daily information source for important stories told nowhere else, today announced their fourth primetime television show, Take On...

Four Hundred Years And We Still Ain’t Clear: Distortions Of Black History

By Julianne Malveaux According to some historians, Afro-descendants first entered these united states in 1619 off the coast of Virginia. If we believe that narrative,...

3 Chicago police officers accused of cover-up in Laquan McDonald shooting...

By Diane Pathieu and Leah Hope Three current and former Chicago police officers accused of covering up details of the Laquan McDonald shooting appeared Tuesday, October 30 in...

Verdict in police misconduct trial to be given Dec.19

Historic trial ends after intense closing arguments Crusader Staff Report Three police officers charged with conspiring to cover up the Laquan McDonald will learn their fate...

State Trooper Pulls Gun on Black Driver During Traffic Stop

The driver alleges that the officer kept saying “you people” By Teddy Grant, Ebony Delaware State Police are looking over a video that shows one of...

MGC Jazz Presents The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra Jazz Beyond Borders

MCG Jazz is pleased to announce a special engagement featuring The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra (SJMO), the 19-piece big band orchestra in-residence at the Smithsonian’s...

14th Annual Too Hot To Handel: The Jazz-Gospel Messiah Brings Chicagoans...

Featuring Celebrated Soloists and Hundreds of Musicians and Choir Singers, Too Hot Unites People from All Across the City Under One Roof to Sing,...

2019 ESSENCE Festival Unveils Epic 25th Anniversary Performance Line-Up

Nation’s largest annual consumer event celebrates 25th Anniversary during Fourth of July weekend 80+ of the world’s most talented and creative artists gather for...

Garth C. Reeves, Sr., Retired Miami Times Publisher, Dies

Editor's Note: The funeral services in Miami for Garth Basil Coleridge Reeves, has been moved up. The visitation wil be held on Thursday, December...

Illinois High Schooler Charged With Hate Crime After Posting a ‘Slave...

By Anne Branigin, The Root Naperville, Ill., police have charged a 14-year-old boy with a hate crime after he allegedly posted a photo of a...