12/19/2014 10:25 am
In 1944, George Stinney Jr., a 14-year-old Black boy, became the youngest person in the U.S. to be executed. Seventy years later, Stinney finally has been exonerated for the crime he never committed.
12/16/2014 12:28 am
St. Louis prosecutor Bob McCulloch, releases another round of documents reviewed by the grand jury in the Michael Brown case. What evidence was made public this time? Find out here.
12/08/2014 11:58 am
In the Netherlands, Santa Claus doesn’t have elves. Instead, he has a Blackface assistant named Black Pete. After years of this tradition, some are finally calling the character racist.
12/03/2014 4:37 pm
Nearly two weeks after St. Louis grand jury declines to indict Darren Wilson in the shooting of Michael Brown, a Staten Island grand jury also refuses to indict NYPD Officer Daniel Pataleo in the chokehold death of Eric Garner.
Racist critics create the hashtag, saying a Black stormtrooper within the Star Wars galaxy is impossible, following the appearance of Black actor John Boyega in the opening scene of a teaser trailer. Watch the promo here.