There are countless funeral traditions around the world, and ancient Egyptian burial customs are among the most intriguing.
Race & Culture
The year 2020 started with a global pandemic and continued with tens of thousands of people protesting police brutality in the United States.
Black Women Allegedly ‘Playing Too Slowly,’ Sue Golf Club Two Years After Management Called Cops on Them
A group of Black women is suing a Pennsylvania golf club for racial and gender discrimination.
John Lee Cowell was sane as a San Francisco judge ruled on March 16 when he fatally stabbed Nia Wilson, 18, on a BART train station platform in 2018.
Numerous Viral Videos of Violence Against Black Spring Breakers Gets Miami Beach Police Accused of Racism
The Miami Beach Police Department is being accused of racial profiling and overpolicing Black spring breakers.
Georgia Man Who Tells Dispatcher He’s ‘Not Stopping In Traffic for Two Black People’ Gets Charged For Hit-and-Run
An Atlanta-area man is facing criminal charges after hitting a family’s car and refusing to stop, apparently because the two women were Black.
A social media video of students pretending to lynch a Black classmate in one of the school’s restrooms gets a college prep academy in Atlanta to indefinitely suspended several students seen in the video.
In Evansville, Indiana, witnesses say a white woman loudly demanded she received hostesses and servers who were not black, and the manager on duty, who is no longer employed, acquiesced.
Within the last few years, the conversation surrounding women of color and their hair has grown considerably.
This is the second time a professor at the university received criticism for using the racial slur during a class this month.
‘We Don’t Deserve People Like You Here’: Lyft Driver Refused To Wait Additional 15 Minutes for a Woman, Who Loses Her Entire Mind and Refuses to Exit His Car
An irate white woman went viral after directing to a Lyft driver a racist rant who did not want to work without being properly paid.
This is NOT how you do it.
Western Pennsylvania’s only museum dedicated to American art, is a place to share meaningful cultural experiences that open the door to new ideas, perspectives and possibilities.
Black History Month Highlight: Stacy Milner, founder of The Entertainment Industry College Outreach Program‘s (EICOP)
This diversity outreach program was launched in partnership with the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges & Universities.
Jeffrey Zeigler, the Man Who Fired At A Black Teenager Asking For Directions, Was Just Sentenced To Four-To-10 Years In Prison
Jeffrey Zeigler, the man who fired his shotgun at a teenaged boy who was asking for directions, was sentenced to four-to-10 years in prison for his careless and thoughtless actions.
Dallas’ Newly Elected D.A. Says He’s Ready To Charge Officer Who Fatally Shot Botham Jean With Murder
The district attorney who was just elected in Dallas these midterm elections has announced plans to seek justice for Botham Jean’s family.
The principal for Brookwood High School in Snellville, Georgia recently apologized to parents, students and the community after band members spelled out the word “coon” during their half-time performance on Friday.
A white man born to white Irish parents is coming under fire for claiming he's "born again African."
It is a sad reality that despite all that Israel has to offer - tourism, breathtaking scenery, history in abundance, friendly people and wonderful beaches - the country is also known and associated with violence and terrorism.
Border Patrol agents tell immigrant parents their kids are being taken so they can have a bath, but the children never return. For many parents, this may be the last time they ever see their children.
A Houston man showed his true colors when he told a Jack in the Box employee to pack her bags for Mexico after she rejected a coupon his son wanted to use.
White Florida Teen Asks Girlfriend to Prom Using Extremely Racist Sign Referencing Blacks Picking Cotton
A Florida teen's 'promposal' went way left with his severe racial undertones.
A jury found a 27-year-old Alexandria man guilty of murder in the second degree.
We are tired of the half-assed apologies. Black women are challenging companies to do better or you will lose our business. Yes, Sephora.. We are talking to you!
In today’s society, where individualism is rarely celebrated and we’re encouraged to be clones of our favorite celebrities,…
VH1’s “Love and Hip Hop: Miami has brought race and culture among latinos to the forefront. Amara La…
When reports surfaced that Diamond Reynolds would receive an $800,000 settlement for the death of her boyfriend Philando Castile, it apparently infuriated councilman Tom McBroom.
Sometimes you end up in the right place at the right time for all the wrong reasons. That’s…
The family of Timothy Coggins may finally receive justice, over three decades later.
When you look at how Black festivals have been discouraged, downsized and basically under sponsored in every area its hard to ignore the dichotomy. The festivals where the audience is predominantly or more than 60% white, gets the money, advertisement and attention.