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A 17-year-old was blessed by Pope Francis in a touching moment at St. Patrick’s Cathedral during his big trip to New York Thursday evening. Stephanie…

Supervisors at CVS in New York routinely ordered workers to target Black and Hispanic shoppers for theft and other crimes, according to a class-action lawsuit…

Six people are dead and more than 140 hospitalized following a commuter train derailment Tuesday night in northeast Philadelphia. There were 243 people on board Train 188, which departed Washington D.C.’s Union Station on it’s way to New York. All seven cars came off the tracks. Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter said will be no Amtrak service this […]

Four NYPD parole officers have filed a civil lawsuit against the Ramapo Police Department after claiming they were racially profiled during a recent traffic stop, CNN reports. The…

Although the Ebola virus is still prevalent in a few African countries, one of the places hit the hardest is on its way to being…

If you are a Black person living in America, then this headline from Monday’s New York Times may be jarring, but not truly shocking: 1.5 Million…

Over 400 people took to the streets of New York to protest the recent police killing of Walter Scott and the deaths of many others that have…

In the midst of the truth-telling videos around police brutality and excessive force coming out lately, many are calling for the protection of those who…

Al Sharpton’s annual National Action Network conference kicked off this week with a panel that allowed the mother of Michael Brown to reveal some startling truths about her troubles since losing…

Members of the Justice League NYC were joined by New York City politicians, civil rights leaders, and activists as they presented plans of action against racial injustices…

Following the wave of women who came forward with sexual allegations against Bill Cosby, his own creations are being utilized to call out the comedian, thanks to street artist…

#ArkOfReturn:UN to unveil memorial in #NewYork honoring victims of transatlantic #slave trade http://t.co/Rz5feg8BBw pic.twitter.com/wk4Uy76c81 — UNIC Beirut (@UNICBeirut) March 25, 2015 For this year’s International…