Nicholas Simon was bouncing a basketball on his way home from the park when NYPD officers manhandled the young teen to the ground with no explanation.
One Hundred Black Men and That Suits You joined forces to outfit young Black men in Brooklyn with their prom looks.
The Brooklyn-bred lyricist used the lover's holiday to show his adoration for hip-hop and his beloved hometown.
Leslie Mac is more than a connector; she gets the organizing done with proven results.
Video of Jazmine Headley's one-year-old son being violently snatched from her by New York police officers went viral earlier this month.
A few of your favorite celebs chatted with ESSENCE about supporting the charitable causes aligned with the event and creating their looks for the evening.
Our street style gallery is full of the girls who did not come to play.
Take a look at the fellas we ran into in Brooklyn.