Liberation, violence and the complex legacy of Robert Mugabe

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The death of 95-year-old former president Robert Mugabe has taken me down memory lane. I remember running outside in celebration as an 18-year-old freshman at...

Court Sentences Black College Student To 12 Years In Prison For...

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Albert N. Wilson, a former University of Kansas student, has been sentenced to 12 years in prison and faces a lifetime of probation after...

Protests shift to memorializing Floyd amid push for change

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Demonstrators protest Thursday, June 4, 2020, near the White House in Washington, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in...

‘Two systems of justice in US, one for black Americans, other for...

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The strong criticism from Harris, the first Black and Indian-American woman on a major party vice presidential ticket came less than two months before...

Scientists believe they now have proof of where exactly the earliest...

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In southern Africa, Botswana precisely, scientists believe they have found the primordial home of human beings before we spread into the different parts of...

A New Exhibition in Dallas Places African American Contributions Back into...

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A father’s gaze wanders searchingly off in the distance as his wife dusts the binding of a book. Standing behind them, their son reads...

South African court issues arrest warrant for ex-leader Zuma

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JOHANNESBURG -- A judge in South Africa issued an arrest warrant Tuesday for former president Jacob Zuma for failing to appear in court on...

R.I.P. Diahann Carroll, 84, Groundbreaking Actress and Tony Award Winner

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Diahann Carroll (photo via commons.wikipedia.org) According to the , Diahann Carroll, star of stage and screen who changed the course of television history as the...

The Electoral College’s Racist Origins

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More than two centuries after it was designed to empower southern white voters, the system continues to do just that. Is a color-blind political system...

Steve Harvey Gets Candid About Marital Woes: ‘Got to Get a...

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Steve Harvey is expanding the “Family Feud” brand and while promoting the venture in its upcoming home of South Africa, he’s getting candid about...

Rwanda agrees to take in 500 African migrants trapped in Libya

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Rwanda has agreed to take in hundreds of African refugees and asylum-seekers being held in detention centres in Libya. This is contained in an agreement...

10 Ways in which the African Union Betrayed Kwame Nkrumah on...

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When the Organization of African Unity (OAU) was founded in 1963, Kwame Nkrumah said it aimed to ‘lay the foundations for a continental Union...