In the last five years, the Department of Justice has launched federal investigations into more than 20 police departments nationwide to examine potentially racist practices. After Michael Brown was killed by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, Attorney General Eric Holder and the DOJ opened an investigation looking into possible discriminatory practices from that department. The findings were staggering. Flip through our gallery to see the 9 most shocking facts that the report uncovered.
Bobbi Kristina Brown turns 22 today. As we send countless prayers to Brown, who remains in a coma, we look back at some of the most touching moments she shared with her famous mom Whitney Houston.
During his speech at Oxford University, Kanye West reminded us that though his comments sometimes leave us scratching our heads, he has moments where he can be incredibly though-provoking, inspiring and painfully honest. Get your life from Kanye's infinite wisdom.
Phylicia Rashad is making her television comeback, playing a gay character in the upcoming Ava DuVernay-directed CBS drama, "For Justice." Rashad joins a select list of Black actors who have played gay characters on the big and small screen. Flip through for some of our favorite gay and lesbian portrayals on TV and film.