today in black history

October 17, 2017

Historian and journalist, Lerone Bennett, Jr., senior editor of Ebony magazine, was born in 1928 in Clarksdale, Mississippi. offers independent and thought provoking commentary from our editorial staff and expert contributors.


Mr. President, Ferguson Calls

August 21, 2014

It is time for this President to speak without equivocation on racism in America. Read More


What’s in a Name?

March 30, 2017

The fight against white cultural oppression in Black identity. Read More on Facebook