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Nipsey Hussle shot and killed in LA

The Crenshaw rapper was reportedly shot multiple times outside of his clothing store Marathon Clothing Company in LA on Sunday. Two other people were...

Canada’s New $10 Bill With Black Woman Civil Rights Leader Begins Circulation

The unveiling ceremony was held at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights on Monday. Earlier this year it was announced that Civil Rights activist Viola Desmond would...

Girl Who Wrote Essay on Gun Violence Is Killed by Stray Bullet

When she was in sixth grade, Sandra Parks wrote an award-winning essay about gun violence and crime in her hometown, Milwaukee. This week, two years...

Hate Crimes Increased By 17% In 2017 According To FBI Annual Report

The report revealed an increase in hate crimes that are predominantly race or sexual orientation related.   The FBI’s annual crime report showed an alarming spike...

Stacey Abrams could sue Brian Kemp over Election Day issues

The gubernatorial race between Stacey Abrams and Brian Kemp continues one day after the Nov. 6 election. In a conference call to media, Abrams’...

Hall Of Famer Willie McCovey Dies At 80

San Francisco Giants legend and Baseball Hall of Famer Willie McCovey died today in a Bay Area hospital after losing what his former team...

Oprah Winfrey Joins Stacey Abrams On Campaign Trail

As Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams prepares to go head-to-head against Republican challenger Brian Kemp on November 6, she’ll have not just one, but...

Donald Trump praises Kanye West’s words at White House

Kanye West did lunch with President Trump Thursday, but pre-empted the meal with a wildly entertaining and decidedly bizarre press conference in which he...