Black and blue: Children no longer safe from police abuses

A 12-year-old African-American boy in Cleveland, Ohio is dead because he was toying around with a…

Worst States For Black Americans in The U.S.A

The Civil Rights Movement offered hope that racial inequality would soon end. The movement led to…

Athletes RISE up against racism

The nonprofit organization Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE), launched a nationwide campaign to harness…

Julian Bond — American Revolutionary

One of Julian Bond’s heroes, Frederick Douglass, died at 77 in his Washington, D.C. home, cared…

The Courage of Arthur Ashe

There is something to be said about quiet strength. This was Arthur Ashe’s calling card. He…

Selma is today

Suppressive voting rights efforts. Open racial taunts. Young black men losing their lives to law enforcement.…

Why Medicaid’s Racism Drove Historically-Black Nursing Home Bankrupt Part 2

The Crisis/New America Media , News Analysis, Wallace Roberts PITTSBURGH, Penn.–On July 4, 1883, the Lemington…

Something Bigger Than the Game

Some things are bigger than a basketball game. There are more important things in life that…

Sterling in Eye of the Storm

The NBA is now on trial.  The league is on a public trial to which any…

From Rodney King to Jordan Davis … when will Black People Learn?

By y Cleo Manago From Rodney King, to Trayvon Martin, Oscar Grant and now Jordan Davis, Black communities have responded…

Thursday’s Truths: No Justice For All

There was a big sense of disappointment I had in the aftermath of the George Zimmerman…

George Zimmerman: Fearing the Boogieman

The racial divide in this country is getting wider and wider by the day. George Zimmerman…

Dorner Saga Puts Scrutiny on LAPD

LOS ANGELES-In the end Christopher Dorner proved to be more coward than hero. He ran and…

How High a Price for a Good Name?

The great national gun debate has a new twist to it now that a former police…