‘#MeToo’ Omission Highlights Lack of Focus on Sexual Abuses Suffered by Black Women

When #MeToo founder Tarana Burke’s image and story were unceremoniously omitted from a recent Time magazine cover story “Silence Breakers,” which celebrated the courageous...

Omarosa’s Departure Highlights Lack of White House Diversity

WASHINGTON (AP) — With Manigault Newman's departure, the White House has lost arguably its most prominent and visible African-American senior staffer, serving as a reminder...

Ex-‘Apprentice’ Star Omarosa to Tell All About White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former "Apprentice" star Omarosa is putting the White House on notice as she makes her exit: She has "quite a story...

Scott M. Mills to Become New BET President

NEW YORK (AP) — Black Entertainment Television will soon have a new president. BET Networks announced Thursday that Scott M. Mills will take over as...

Recount Doesn’t Significantly Alter Atlanta Mayoral Race–Bottoms Remains Winner

ATLANTA (AP) — The recount is over in the close Atlanta mayoral election runoff, and the result remains the same, with Keisha Lance Bottoms...

FCC Votes Along Party Lines to End ‘Net Neutrality’

The Federal Communications Commission repealed the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules Thursday, giving internet service providers like Verizon, Comcast and AT&T a free hand to...

NAACP Denounces FCC Vote to End Net Neutrality

BALTIMORE – The NAACP, the nation’s premier civil rights organization, denounces the Federal Communication Commission’s decision to eliminate critical safeguards for ensuring an accessible internet...

In Memoriam: Life of Simeon Booker Jr

Simeon Saunders Booker Jr. was a courageous and awarding winning journalist, who put his life on the line to tell the story of Black...

She Was Already in Our Hall of Fame

Singing legend Nina Simone will finally be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on April 14, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. The...

Omarosa: Resigned or Fired?

Rumors are circling again around action from the White House, this time it’s about Omarosa Manigault Newman’s departure from the President Donald J. Trump’s...

Simeon Booker: Taking aim at injustice

Pioneering civil rights journalist Simeon Booker died Dec. 10 at the age of 99. This article celebrates his accomplishments on the occasion of him...

CBC Silent on Trump’s Naming Israel’s Capital Jerusalem

President Donald Trump's changing of U.S. policy in the Middle East stirred a political frenzy when it happened Dec. 5, but the Congressional Black...