Brazil sees 631 new coronavirus deaths, approaches 2 million cases

RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil, the world’s No. 2 coronavirus hot spot after the United States, registered 631 new deaths on Sunday, with a...

US Conference of Mayors supports commission to study giving reparations to...

The U.S. Conference of Mayors is expressing support for Democratic-proposed legislation introduced by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, and Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., to commission...

Stormy Wellington promotes economic excellence for African Americans

The country is currently in a transformation stage.  Like no other, the world is taking notice of the disparities that African Americans experience daily.  The voiceless,...

Op-Ed: Bias against African American English speakers is a pillar of systemic...

In the national conversation taking place about systemic racism in the United States, one important element should not be overlooked: linguistic prejudice. African American English, like...

COVID-19 is deadlier for black Brazilians, a legacy of structural racism that...

The United States and Brazil have much in common when it comes to the coronavirus. Both are among the world’s hardest-hit countries, where hundreds die daily....

The self-sufficiency of Black Panther’s Wakanda is inspiring Afro-Brazilians to look...

Rio de Janeiro The receipts are in. Worldwide, Black Panther—a superhero movie about a never colonized, self-sufficient African country— has taken in close to $1 billion...

The Nazi massacre of African soldiers in French army, 80 years...

As France crumbled under the Nazi invasion in June 1940, the German army engaged in a series of massacres against African soldiers in the...

Black Mexicans finally get respect and recognition from Mexico

Afro-Mexicans have been in the North American country since the 16th century but are now getting respect from the Mexican government which just created...

I’m a Descendant of President Jefferson. Take His Public Statues Down

Imagine what it would feel like if the person you loved most was killed or raped. Then, someone thought it would be a great...

Angela Davis: ‘Racism is embedded in the fabric of this country’

Legendary activist Angela Davis on the new push to end systemic racism in the US after decades of struggle for justice. Activist and scholar Angela...