Every year during this weekend (which follows the Thanksgiving holiday), retailers generate billions of dollars in revenue from anxious customers looking for the best deals. Sadly, Black-owned businesses are not as well supported.
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Kristi L. Jackson is the co-owner of one of very few Black-owned trucking companies based in Houston, Texas.
Meet the String Queens, Three Black Women Changing the Face of Classical MusicThe three members of the fast-rising all-Black women musical group The String Queens have each experienced racism during their musical career.
Release of video showing a California police officer shooting an unarmed black teenager 2½ years ago has renewed controversy over the killing as a lawsuit heads toward trial next year.
An Oklahoma police chief says an officer bought Starbucks for 911 dispatchers working on Thanksgiving only to find that the word “PIG” was printed on the cups’ labels.
Gabrielle Union thanked supporters for defending her amid reports she was fired from “America’s Got Talent” after complaining about racism and other alleged on-set issues.
Expanding the teaching of Black History, initiative sends teachers to sites in the United States and Africa that are associated with the slave trade.