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Detroit Representative John Conyers Resigns Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

In developing news, Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich) has announced that he will leave ...

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 ...

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 ...

This 17 Year Old Scholar Is On Her Way To Earn PhD

Earning a Ph.D. at any stage of life deserves kudos, but to do so ...