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Simone Biles Had The Perfect Response To Internet Trolls Criticizing Her Toned Bikini Body

The 2016 Olympic champion was unbothered by her critics as she shared pics from her holiday vacation in Belize.<p>Olympic champion <b>Simone Biles</b> is not …

Black Women, Violence, and American History

Rogues’ Gallery Books (1887) Courtesy of the Philadelphia City Archives.<p>By Kali Nicole Gross (Guest Contributor)<p>In 1887, Hannah Mary Tabbs, a black …

Justine Skye Schools Fan on Colorism After Being Called 'Fav Dark Skin'

"This is not a compliment," Skye told the fan of the comment.<p>Justine Skye is gorgeous.<p>There is no denying that. So when a fan tried to compliment the …

White Male Survival Guide 2017

Opinion<p>Posted: Jan 02, 2017 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>China got it …

UK Singer Rebecca Ferguson Says She'll Sing At Trump's Inauguration, But Only On One Condition

The former X-Factor contestant received mixed reactions to her ultimatum.<p>UK singer and former <i>X-Factor</i> contestant Rebecca Ferguson might perform at …

Lee Daniels: "Oscars So White? So What! Do The Work"

Daniels somehow believes calling for an equal playing field for Black actors in Hollywood is synonymous with seeking acceptance from White America, …

We Have So Much Power!

Say good-bye to 2016 and one of the most difficult electoral choices made by Americans. Here's how we move forward.<p><i>This feature originally appeared</i> …

I’m Not An ‘Angry Black Girl’

Every few months, my high school journalism classmates and I meet to pitch article ideas for the next issue of our school’s news magazine. And every …

The 16 Black Panthers Still Behind Bars

One of the highlights of 2016 was the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party (BPP), which alumni marked with celebrations and …

Black British Singer Agrees To Sing At Trump Inauguration But Under One Condition…

Black Artist Will Only Sing Strange Fruit At Trump Inauguration<p>Talented black British singer Rebecca Ferguson has accepted an invitation to sing at …

All Lives Matter, But Do Black Lives Really Matter?

A total of 762 homicides were recorded in Chicago in 2016 -- more than the figures for New York and Los Angeles combined.<p>"The nation's third-largest city also saw 1,100 more shooting incidents last year than it did in 2015, per data released on Sunday by the Chicago police department. The …

What Will 2017 Bring for Black People? We Have 5 Guesses

So <i>The Root</i> asked me, “Hey, L, do your best and think about what’s gonna happen in 2017.” And I was like, “Bet!”<p>As I’ve said before, I may not be …

Jesse Williams on How He Plans to Approach 2017 and His BET Speech

Last year was chock-full of memorable speeches, including actor and activist Jesse Williams’s remarks at the BET Awards in June. In accepting the …

American Girl’s “Girl of the Year” for 2017 is African-American Doll Gabriela McBride

article by Constance Gibbs via nydailynews.com Dollmaker American Girl named its “Girl of the Year” Friday, revealing a new African-American doll …

Black America Steels Itself for Obama’s Departure and a Future Under Trump

It’s going to be painful for African Americans to watch Obama leave the White House only to be replaced by that man. And that’s just for …

Black Panther: A Nation Under Our Feet - Part 8 (Featuring Kipp Stone)

Marvel Comics continues to present this year’s breakout Marvel Super Hero – the Black Panther – through a monthly video series that continues to link …

25 Essays Against Whitelash

Racism, populism, and xenophobia have had the last word at the ballot box.<p>2016 has been the year of "whitelash." Racism, populism, and xenophobia …

For 'Hidden Figures,' Boffo Box Office Is More Important Than Oscar Nominations

After 12 days in limited release in just 25 theaters, Fox 2000’s <i>Hidden Figures</i> will expand into 2,300 theaters this coming Friday. The justifiably acclaimed and buzzy $25 million-budgeted historical biopic concerns about the relatively untold story of the African-American female NASA …

Is 'racial profiling' illegal? Depends on where you live

Cologne police have been accused of racial profiling after targeting men of North African appearance on New Year's Eve. In the US racial profiling is …

Black Teen Slammed to Ground at Texas Pool Party Sues Ex-Cop, City for $5,000,000

A Texas teen who was slammed to the ground and pinned down by a McKinney, Texas, police officer during a pool party in June 2015 has now filed a …

Civil rights leader to Alabama, Washington players: Black Lives Matter is too angry

Jonathan Allen said it was the best bowl experience of his four years with the Crimson Tide<p>ATLANTA -- Washington walk-on wide receiver Taelon Parson …

Chicago’s former top cop blames city murder rate on Black Lives Matter

In 2017, law enforcement continues to mischaracterize the movement.<p>With 4,331 shooting victims and 762 gun-related homicides, Chicago just had its …