Historic Black World Clergy Conference Stands Up Against Injustice & Covid-19

When COVID-19 broke out, the initial reaction on social media was that Black people were immune to the pandemic. It turns out that this...

George Floyd Is Laid To Rest In Private Funeral Near Houston

By NewsOne Staff George Floyd‘s private funeral in Houston will conclude the series of public memorials held for him across the country before he gets...

Social Protest and Unrest “The Language of the Unheard”

In recent weeks we have seen our country and the world respond to longstanding racism and police brutality by speaking out on social media...

City Of Chicago Announces Reopening Guidelines For Places Of Worship

New guidelines allow for limited in-person religious gatherings as well as requirements for social distancing; Seniors and individuals with underlying health conditions strongly encouraged...

Bonnie Pointer of the Pointer Sisters Dead at 69

By Soul Music Bonnie Pointer, one of the famed Pointer Sisters, has died at 69. "It is with great sadness that I have to announce to...

An EXPO Deferred… A Commentary from Merry Green

This week, something happened that I prayed would NEVER come to pass. As founder of the Black Women’s Expo (BWe), the country’s largest and...

Why can’t They shut ANTIFA down?

‘Sometimes Always Never’ is touching film about sustaining within loss Beyond the Rhetoric By Harry C. Alford & Kay DeBow Our hearts are so heavy. George Floyd was...

City cancels all summer festivals including Lollapalooza, Taste of Chicago due...

Chicago is canceling all summer athletic events, parades and festivals due to coronavirus concerns By Mike Ewing, WGN The City of Chicago is canceling “all permitted...

‘Sometimes Always Never’ is touching film about sustaining within loss

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. “Sometimes Always Never” is a poignant story of joy amidst loss. The film will be available from Blue Fox Entertainment...

Clerk Dorothy Brown Reflects on the Murder of George Floyd and...

Hon. Dorothy Brown, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, released the following statement about the murder of George Floyd and the...