U.S. Health agencies will begin phase 1 of their Ebola vaccine human trial next week.
Texas police arrested Kametra Barbour at gunpoint in front of her car full of children before realizing they had the wrong car. Watch the shocking video.
“It’s not about assigning blame on the victims’ actions. It’s about arming our young people with knowledge that could help save them in the future.”
Nearly 2,500 protestors came together on Saturday in Staten Island to protest the death of unarmed Black man Eric Garner.
Vanzant will air a special episode of her hit show from Ferguson featuring a sit-down between the local police chief and Michael Brown's uncle.
Lieutenant Ray Albers has been suspended after being caught on video raising his weapon and shouting expletives at Ferguson protestors.
A fundraising campaign has raised over $130,000 to feed public school children who are without their usual free or reduced lunches due to the town's school year delay.
Amy Hunter is the Director of Racial Justice at the YWCA Metro in St. Louis. She's trying to empower women and eliminate racism, in a city that needs her help.
The St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Bob McCulloch will convene a grand jury on Wednesday, August 20 to begin looking into evidence related to Michael Brown’s killing.
Noel Leader, co-founder of 100 Blacks in Law Enforcement Who Care, talks exclusively with ESSENCE.com.
Happy Birthday #MichaelJackson. We miss you. #lunchtimedebate
We're off on Labor Day. So we'll see you on Tuesday Sept 2 for another #lunchtimedebate. Enjoy the holiday weekend.
We hope everyone gets the message that whether young or old, male or female, #BlackLivesMatter. #lunchtimedebate
That's our time! Thanks again for all your thoughtful comments. #lunchtimedebate
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