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African-American Parents Increasingly Choose Homeschooling To Teach Kids Black History

A new report reveals that homeschooling is becoming the new way for African-American parents to teach their children about black history. The agency to create their own…

How Ryan Coogler’s Visit To “The Continent” Was A ‘Black Panther’ Moment Of Awakening

What does it feel like as an African-American to come full circle with your black identity? Is it a lonely journey? A trek to self-realization that historic passages or…

Johns Hopkins Admits First Black Female Neurosurgeon Into Residency Program

A medical student from Maryland has a lot to celebrate with this news. Nancy Abu-Bonsrah made history as the first black woman to land a spot in Johns…

Everyday Struggle: 9 Songs That Showcase The Notorious B.I.G.’s Strength And Vulnerability

Life as a young black man in America can be one of the roughest experiences over any other group of people in this country. The fact of the matter is that there are…

Teen Forcefully Apprehended By McKinney, Texas Officer Files $5 Million Lawsuit

In June 2015, a disturbing video of a 15-year-old girl being forcefully apprehended by a police officer made its rounds on the web. The McKinney, Texas teen, Dajerria…

18 Socio-Political Lyrics From Ice Cube’s’Death Certificate’ That Still Resonate In 2016

After Ice Cube broke ties with N.W.A., and leaped out on his own, rap fans wondered whether he’d be able to deliver as a solo artist. Would Cube able to channel the same…

Reclaiming Black Girl Magic Through Ancestral Spiritual Traditions

As more black folks, particularly black women, in the United States are becoming more interested in exploring non-Christian faith systems, the need for more spaces…

White Evangelical Couple Shares Why They Decided To Give Birth To Black Triplets

A new story has surfaced on the Internet that has stirred up mixed feelings. Published on The Washington Post, a family of four recently added to their lineage through…