Black Lives Matter

Despite efforts to change the negative interactions between African Americans and police, social media is replete with video footage that suggests the problem will persist for a long time.  Still, the Black Lives matter movement forges ahead with efforts to have this nation respect the lives and dignity of African Americans.  Local and national law […]

One of the top national civil rights lawyers, who’s now representing the family of Stephon Clark, plans to hold a news conference in Sacramento.

DeRay Mckesson has filed a lawsuit against Fox News host Jeanine Pirro for what he said were lies about him as an activist directing protesters to attack police.

After performing for Donald Trump's inauguration, social media had serious words for the singer who now wants to appease her African-American fans.

Chilli of TLC shared some thoughts about why she’s not invested in the Black Lives Matter movement. Whenever anyone gets into a discussion about Black Lives Matter, chances are that someone will derail the conversation by saying “All Lives Matter.” Today, that person was Chilli. She started out the promo tour for TLC‘s next and […]

Geneva Reed-Veal is doing everything she can to make sure her daughter's death wasn't in vain.

Black Lives Matter groups are joining forces with activists leading the charge for raising the minimum wage to $15 in an effort to fight for racial justice and economic equality.

Five years after Trayvon Martin’s death, the fight for justice for young Black men continues.

It looks like Nick Cannon is making some major changes after his announced leave from America’s Got Talent. According to Page Six, Cannon has fired members of his long-time team, including his ID-PR publicist Alla Plotkin and his ICM Partners agent Chris Smith. Sources continue that Cannon has recently “got really into religion” and refers to himself […]

Former Black Panther Sekou Odinga and Black Lives Matter activist Larry Fellows may come from different Black liberation movements, but both understand that to truly celebrate Black History Month, we must dig deeper.

A Baltimore teacher, who is White, said that Wells Fargo rejected her bank card designed with the words "Black Lives Matter" and an image of a raised fist. She added that a customer service rep said the company didn't want to be associated with any "antisocial and offensive" organizations.

During the event, actors, activists, and musicians will pay homage to Dr. King with recitations of his most revered speeches, as well as musical performances.