Public Figures

“I think people were a little skeptical. Could I truly do it, since I was the first one to try it?," she said. “But I knew I wanted to teach."

Four current and former Louisville, KY police officers involved in a fatal raid on the apartment of Breonna Taylor have been charged in her death by the Feds. According to the DOJ, their crimes including lying in order to secure the warrant that was used to search her home. https://twitter.com/ABC/status/1555209989106565123 What took so damn long? […]

Donald Trump took shots at LeBron James saying that he'd be a great women's basketball coach if James were a woman. The post Donald Trump Says He’s Be A Great Women’s Basketball Coach If LeBron James Became A Woman appeared first on NewsOne.

The sports world has lost a giant. 11-time NBA champion Bill Russell passed away at the age of 88.  Sunday (Jul.31), the official Twitter account for NBA Hall-of-Famer Bill Russell broke the sad news that the legendary hooper died. “Bill Russell, the most prolific winner in American sports history, passed away peacefully at age 88, […]

Inside is a photo gallery of the life and times of the Buffalo Soldiers, the first Army regiment made up of completely Black men. The post The Life And Legacy Of The Buffalo Soldiers [PHOTOS] appeared first on NewsOne.

Inside is a collection of archived photos of Emmett Till’s life, his lynching, and the murder trial for his death.  The post Emmett Till’s Life, Lynching And Murder Trial In Photos appeared first on NewsOne.

Professor Jeanne Theoharis recently obtained a letter that confirmed civil rights icon Rosa Parks really didn't care for Justice Thomas. 

In her conversation with Palmer, Harris also noted the intersection between states denying bodily autonomy and those restricting access to the ballot.

Today (June 30), Ketanji Brown Jackson made history after being sworn in as the first Black woman to serve on the Supreme Court.

Ketanji Brown Jackson is the first Black woman and only the third Black person to ever sit on the highest court in America.

Stacey Abrams, current Democrat candidate for Governor of Georgia, is making abortion rights a key issue in her gubernatorial electoral run.