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Younger Black people in their 20s, 30s and 40s are living with, or dying from, diseases that are typically seen in older people.
Bethune-Cookman University graduates turned their backs on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, who once called historically Black colleges “real pioneers” in school choice.
Data reveals a systematic pattern of discrimination embedded in the sheriff’s office.
Terrill Thomas was found dead in his cell — at a jail run by conservative Sheriff David Clarke — after seven days without water.
An autopsy concluded that Michael Marshall died from asphyxiation “while being physically restrained by law enforcement” during a psychotic episode.
A man accused of assaulting a protester at a Trump rally “would not have acted as he did without Trump and/or Trump campaign’s specific urging and inspiration,” according to a court filing.
The Metropolitan Police Department said there is no increase in missing cases, just a change in how cases are publicized.
Judgments on the sizes of white and Black men “were consistently biased,” even when the men were the same size, the study’s lead author reported.
The National Registry of Exonerations report analyzed data on crimes for which exonerations are most common.
Wilson, who fatally shot Michael Brown, said he only repeated racist remarks used by other people.
Rep. Elijah Cummings confronted Trump about his language regarding Black communities.
Black Americans are about seven times more likely to be wrongfully convicted of murder than white Americans, according to the study.
“Less-diverse product underperforms in the marketplace, and yet it still dominates.”
The Northampton (Mass.) Police Department said it “cannot overlook the fact that this program may be received differently by some members of our community.”
President Trump bragged about his “double, double, double” digits victory in South Carolina while touring the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
“Donald Trump portrays our inner cities as if they are the ailments of American society,” Shermichael Singleton wrote in the op-ed that cost him his job.
The nation’s oldest civil rights organization honors talent the Oscars are slow to recognize.
Elite NFL players who graduated from a historically Black college or university, and made history when going pro, were recognized.
Mentions the few well-known Black historic figures, says Frederick Douglass “has done an amazing job"
Full transcript of President Donald Trump’s Black History Month speech
Imelme Umana is a member of the law school’s class of 2018.
When other Black artists declined to perform the R&B singer accepted, saying she would be a “bridge.” But she wasn’t even introduced to President Donald Trump.