Coronavirus kills far more Hispanic and Black children than White youths,...

More than 75 percent of children dying from covid-19 are minorities, a finding that echoes disproportionate death rates among adults By William Wan, Washington Post The...

Nearly 100 years later, original Aunt Jemima gets a headstone

By Erick Johnson She was buried in obscurity without a headstone in Oak Woods Cemetery nearly 100 years ago after serving as the original Aunt...

Calling All Community Members! Fill Out Your Census!

By Congressman Danny K. Davis Don't miss the count: the 2020 Census ends September 30! Respond safely by calling 844-330-2020 Despite COVID-19, the 2020 Census is in...

Dr. Leon Finney Jr. (1938 – 2020)

By Hermene D. Hartman N’DIGO Dr. Leon Finney Jr. was a dear friend. I first met him as a college student, working with Reverends Jesse Jackson...

Tulsa Police Video Shows White Driver Resist Cops, Shoot Them Both,...

To say that police have killed Black people for doing much less is beyond an understatement. By NewsOne A judge in Oklahoma on Monday ordered the...

City of Chicago looking to start hiring 500 COVID-19 contact tracers...

By Craig Wall, ABC7 News The City of Chicago launched a city-wide effort to recruit and hire contact tracers with about 500 jobs available. The hiring...

Civil Rights activist Mark Allen dies at 58

Civil rights activist for 44 years By Chinta Strausberg Funeral services are pending for 58-year-old activist Mark Allen who made his transition at 9:37 a.m. Saturday,...

NASACT inducts Roland W. Burris into 2020 Hall of Fame

Roland Burris, the first African American to serve in a statewide office in Illinois when he was elected Illinois Comptroller in 1978, has been...

NBA Athletes Robert Covington and Luol Deng Partner with Own Our...

National Basketball Players Association Foundation Joins as a Philanthropic Partner in the Project Own Our Own, an inner-city focused real estate fund, today announces...

White Georgia sheriff’s deputy seen beating Black man in viral video...

Roderick Wilson was in a ride-share vehicle stopped for a busted tail light. By Bill Hutchinson, ABC News A white Georgia sheriff's deputy seen in a...