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 ...

Toronto Hip Hop Legend Maestro Is Coaching These Rappers

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

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 ...

WATCH: This Doctor Heals With His Hands And His Voice

Music can soothe the soul. It can also heal. Dr. Elvis Francois, an orthopedic ...

Tonya Lewis Lee Discusses Her Role in Producing She’s Gotta Have It for Netflix

On Thanksgiving Day we’re looking forward to three things. Spending time with family, stuffing ...

The Reality Of Missing Girls And Sex Trafficking In The Black Community

Earlier this year, the hashtag #missingdcgirls helped bring national attention to the numerous cases ...

It’s Time to Talk About Rap & Rape Culture

“The most disrespected person in America is the black woman. The most unprotected person ...