James Dixon has been charged with manslaughter and first-degree assault in the 2013 death of Islan Nettles.
The "Let Girls Learn" initiative will partner with The Peace Corps and expand current programs that fight to ensure young women have access to schools.
The investigation found that Blacks make up 67 percent of the population of Ferguson, yet account for 93 percent of arrests.
A Houston 4-year-old fatally shot himself while at his babysitter's house. Do you ask if there's a gun in a home where your child is staying?
Officers were called to Los Angeles' "Skid Row" to investigate a physical altercation between two people.
Rice was fatally shot by Cleveland police in November for waving around a toy pellet gun.
The average dater says no. Is it too soon for you?
If you’re fed up with what you’re getting from a relationship, it's take time to analyze what you’re giving!
"I have a whole new definition of faith and the power of God," the gospel singer told ESSENCE.com.
They say treat others the way you want to be treated. When your teen is being sulky, do you sulk right back?
That's our time for today. Thank you so much to everyone for participating today, and we will see you back here tomorrow! #lunchtimedebate
RT @GStylFire: @ESSENCE_Debates #LunchTimeDebate Now days, pedophiles, children w/mental health issues, drug use, alcohol abuse, guns! Inc ?
RT @DClarkAndCo: @ESSENCE_Debates neighborhood/location and individuals who occupy the home.
What are some thing that you (would) consider before letting your child visit someone's home? #lunchtimedebate
Customer Service | E-mail Newsletter Sign-up | Subscribe to Essence | Give a Gift of Essence | Change Your Address | Renew Your Subscription | Pay Your Bill | Questions & Comments
Bios | Contact Us | Essence Crosswords | Job Opportunities | Internships | Media Kit | Our Company | Site Map | Writer's Guidelines | Magazine Tablet Edition