The educator and civil rights activist will be the first Black person to have a state-commissioned statue at the U.S. Capitol.
“We are not allowed to wear ‘Black Lives Matter’ stuff and they are allowed to carry a racist flag around,” said one organizer.
D’Wayne Edwards plans to reopen Michigan's only historically Black college and university, which will focus on apparel and shoe design.
'The Voice Of New York' sits down with ESSENCE to discuss the importance of higher education.
Black faculty at UNC have expressed concerns about feeling undervalued for years. Denying Nikole Hannah-Jones was the final straw for some.
The 18-year-old was one of 300 seniors selected for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation award.
Researchers at EdBuild share how borders drawn around wealthy, White communities further contribute to the nation's economic divide.