The organization is taking yet another step towards increasing economic growth in African-American communities.
The songstress wows the crowd after initially being denied by the Sixers organization for refusing to change her socially conscious attire.
There's no doubt that 2016 was a year filled with the highest of highs and the lowest of lows. Social media and grassroots organizing played a huge role in allowing us all to express our support, fears, optimism, concerns, excitement and flat out disdain for any and everything that was happening in the world. Using our voices to speak out about the things affecting our communities most was never more important than it has been this year and as we bring this tumultuous 12 months to a close, we've got a reminder of the 16 most unforgettable protests and movements that shaped this year.
The ESPN anchor slammed Tampa Bay receiver Mike Evans for his anthem protest of President-elect Trump's election and got dragged for filth on social media. Our Slayed or Shade panelists weigh in.
This young Maryland college student was definitely the most woke person at her family's Thanksgiving dinner table.
The $100,000 financial compensation will be used to cover arrest-related fees.
Writer and artist Christopher Keelty discusses why he finds the trend of wearing safety pins in a post-Trump era "embarassing."
Others named in the suit include the Nation of Islam, Reverend Al Sharpton, the New Black Panthers Party and DeRay McKesson.
TIP calls out his friend and reminds him of what's at stake in the fight for Black lives.
Weezy blamed his controversial comments on 'Nightline''s interview questions, but the damage has been done.
A well-deserved honor for the inspiring ladies of the Black Lives Matter organization.
The rapper told Nightline's Linsey Davis, "I don't feel connected to a damn thing that ain't got nothin' to do with me. If you do, you crazy as s--t."
A chairperson for the Black Panther Party said in a recent interview that the BLM movement lacks real action and is unorganized.
The organization told the singer she could not perform the National Anthem while wearing a "We Matter" jersey, nixing the singer's Wednesday night performance.
Their reasoning: to protect officers and their families. But what about the victims and their families?
Netflix's "Luke Cage" wins for portraying undiluted African-American culture interlaced with a strong narrative that tells us something about being Black right now.
Power star Omari Hardwick would like to meet with former New York City mayor, Rudy Guiliani, face to face to address the comments he made regarding the Black community.