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Texas Teacher Adopts 16 Year Old Student

Most everyone has memories of one or two teachers who made a difference in ...

Trump Administration To End ‘Temporary Protected Status’ For Haitians

Ready or not, Haitians who had “temporary protected status” and were allowed to enter ...

Jesse Jackson Diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease

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

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 ...

Play With It: Natural Hair Documentary

Codeblack Network recognizes and celebrates independent filmmakers. Today we feature Vaughn Dabney and his ...

Courts Support Maryland HBCUs In Educational Disparities

Patience and persistence pays off. It’s been 10 years and counting, but alumni from ...

5 Years Old And Awarded For Saving Her Grandmother’s Life

Sometimes, the littlest of ones can do the biggest things. Kindergartner Virtuous Rose Bennett ...

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 ...

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 ...