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A Black professor’s attempt to have a civil, mature conversation about race proved too much to handle for Fox News host Tucker Carlson, who launched into a full-on fit. Dr. Ricky L. Jones, who pens opinion pieces for Louisville’s the Courier-Journal, stopped by Carlson’s show Monday to discuss his latest op-ed titled, “Was James Baldwin […]

Former NFL player Terrell Owens arrives at the ESPY Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Owens has decided to celebrate his induction into the Hall of Fame at Chattanooga, where he played college football. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) Terrell Owens has decided to celebrate his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame at […]

Marisol Avelar of Boise adds a bouquet of white flowers to a growing pile during a vigil at City Hall in Boise, Idaho, Monday, July 2, 2018. A 3-year-old Idaho girl who was stabbed at her birthday party died Monday, two days after a man invaded the celebration and attacked nine people with a knife, […]

As if the death of a loved one isn’t awful enough, a grieving Black family said they were booted from a Maryland church in the middle of a funeral and found the cops waiting on them outside. The drama unfolded Tuesday at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church in Charlotte Hall, Md., local station FOX 5 reported. […]

(Pinterst/J. Countess/Contour by Getty Images) Billy Dee Williams and Loretta Williams Veteran film star Billy Dee Williams has separated himself from the pack with turns in “Brian’s Song” and as Lando Calrissian in the “Star Wars” franchise but before then, he was a teen celebrating his Sweet Sixteen with twin sister Loretta Williams. (Photo by Alberto E. […]

A Toronto father is taking legal action after learning of a so-called “black list” of students at his son’s school reportedly meant to track “achievement gaps” among students of color. George Brown, whose 18-year-old son attends Etobicoke School for the Arts, has filed a human rights claim against both the principal and the Toronto District School […]

Dorney Park PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A black man is suing a Pennsylvania amusement park, alleging security officers racially profiled him saying he matched the description of a pickpocket, then escorted him out of the park even after it was determined he wasn’t the suspect. The federal lawsuit, filed Wednesday, says Benjamin Slater was with three […]

Oscar “The Big O” Robertson poses in the press room with the lifetime achievement award at the NBA Awards on Monday, June 25, 2018, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP) SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Oscar Robertson commends the off-court activism of today’s NBA players, although the Hall of […]

Police officials saved a missing child who spent the night in Port Wentworth Georgia woods after she went missing. Kamiyah Vicks, 2, was rescued by a team of officers who found the little girl hiding behind a bush after hearing her cry for help. Bianca Johnson the spokesperson for the Savannah Police Department told People […]

Officials at the apartment complex’s leasing office said Glenn Halfin has a history of making “racially insensitive comments.”(Image courtesy of Grapevine Police) A Texas man is facing federal hate crime charges after authorities say he placed a noose around the neck of a baby doll and hung it near a Black family’s apartment. Glenn Eugene […]

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