Researchers found artifacts at the Maryland site dating to the 1800s, where the famed abolitionist spent time as a child and teenager.
The late poet joins Sally Ride as the first features in a new coin series honoring American women.
Actress Tatyana Ali testified in Congress on her "traumatizing" birthing experience, joining other witnesses who shared stories of childbirth trauma.
Efforts include increased vaccine access, funeral assistance.
The new head of schools talks to ESSENCE about equity, the digital divide and resources.
“Change often seems impossible until we, the people, make it inevitable," said Jarrett.
“When We All Vote” effort urges people to contact their U.S. Senators
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton introduced the historic legislation.
Black leaders denounce anti-Asian violence and hate.
Her family and lawyers, as well as supporters, will gather today to demand justice in Kentucky.
His speech will mark the one-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill includes $1,400 checks.
She will be the first woman to lead HUD in 40 years.
Former President Bill Clinton will deliver the eulogy for the civil rights lawyer and power broker.
On International Women’s Day, advocacy group Higher Heights issues challenge for more representation of Black women in politics
The bill must go back to the House for revisions
President Joe Biden and Stacey Abrams are among those backing the bill.
She makes history as the first African American to hold the post.