Gary youth turns tragedy to triumph after personal loss

Aaliyah Stewart is 18 years old and on a mission to open The Hope Center in Gary, Indiana. It is a community youth center being opened...

Stacey Abrams Urges Congress To Reinstate Key Part Of Voting Rights...

The Georgia Democrat argued that a 2013 Supreme Court ruling led to voter suppression tactics that targeted people of color. By Carla Herreria, Huffington Post Democrat...

‘When They See Us’ Watched By More Than 23 Million Netflix...

By Anita Bennett, Deadline Netflix already said that When They See Us was one of the most popular series on the streaming platform. Now the...

Mayor says best shape for Gary in 15 years 

Contributed By:The 411 News Financial recovery plan will create a level playing field for incoming administration  Mayor Freeman-Wilson plans to leave Gary in a better financial shape...

Black Women Are More Likely to Be Sexually Harassed on the...

By Dara Sharif, The Root Reports of sexual harassment in the workplace are down among women overall, but the decline is far less steep among...

Richmond celebrates newly renamed Arthur Ashe Boulevard

By Mark Robinson, Richmond Times-Dispatch Thousands gathered Saturday to celebrate the formal renaming of Arthur Ashe Boulevard, an occasion leaders hailed as a long overdue...

Black Leaders Push for Fair 2020 Census Count

By James Wright, Washington Informer Leaders of numerous African American organizations recently convened in the District to deal with the upcoming 2020 census that could...

Chicago ‘L’ platform performer nominated for Chicago Music Award

By Paul Meincke, ABC7 News You may have seen this young street musician perform, making his violin sing above the noise and commotion of the...

By Erick Johnson It’s an important piece of Black history that’s now a deteriorating relic of Gary’s past. For the last five months, Gary’s storied...

Philadelphia Police Department takes 72 officers off street amid probe into...

By Chris Palmer, the Philadelphia Inquirer The Philadelphia Police Department has taken 72 officers off street duty as it continues to investigate scores of racist...