The veteran journalist digs into the history of Memphis politics with his new book, “From Boss Crump to King Willie.”
A new $75 million dollar museum is being built in Charleston, South Carolina, and it’s working to help African-Americans see their history and the world in an impactful way.
Illinois Congresswoman weighs in on healthcare debate.
"Black Moses" enjoying new popularity in pop culture.
Your experience should be a lesson and a wakeup call to all black millennials. Civilization did not start when you came out of your mother’s womb.
Here are 8 ways to do better.
While Barack Obama believes the show is representative of his family, Donald Trump says the title is “racism at highest level.”
HBCUs have a rich history and powerful mystique that continue to shape African-American culture and inspire academic success.
Geneaologist Henry Louis Gates takes a deeper look at matrimony during slavery.
It is a tradition for the outgoing president to leave a letter to the incoming commander in chief. George W. Bush left a touching note for Barack Obama after Obama’s election, as did Bill Clinton for Bush after Bush became ...
The Cultural Coach says actively policing others doesn't necessarily help things.
In the age of Trump, there's still a need for hope and change, Smith writes.
A senior on track to graduate from an academy in Chicago, Akin Ajanaku Coffy shares his story of growing up in the era of Obama.
Insights on the intersection of Dr. King's dream and the American Dream.
This was a particularly morbid year, but at least there were plenty of lessons amid the madness.