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Lead Levels On The Rise In Detroit Youth

Flint, Michigan and the lead poisoning that has been discovered in its water source ...

Jesse Jackson Diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease

Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease (PD), a neurological ...

Baltimore May Sell Houses for $1 to Revitalize Charm City

As described by Nina Simone in the song “Baltimore,” in some ways Baltimore is ...

To Be Young, Gifted and Black: The Root 100 Gala Honors Black Excellence

For an unapologetic celebration of black excellence, tune into The Root 100 gala, airing ...

WATCH: Toronto Hip Hop Legend Maestro Is Coaching These Rappers

“Stick To Your Vision’ and ‘416/905’ were legendary moments in my life, not to ...

Eve Is The New Co-host of ‘The Talk’ On CBS

Ruff Ryder’s First Lady started a new gig this week, as a co-host of ...

Black Actors Help Shed Light on the Dark Truth About Black Boys and Sexual Abuse

Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey has made headlines for his alleged sexual misconduct with underage ...

Colin Kaepernick Is GQ’s Citizen Of The Year

Somebody cue up the Schoolboy Q “Man of the Year” because GQ has named former NFL Quarterback ...

Tiffany Haddish and the Path of Funny Black Women in Hollywood

On Saturday, Tiffany Haddish made history as the first black female standup comedian to ...