Brittney Griner: Russian Trial for Cannabis Charges Starts Tomorrow

WNBA Superstar Brittney Griner will stand trial in a Moscow court on cannabis possession charges, nearly 5 months after her arrest...

#KBJ: Call Her Supreme Court Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson

The honorable Ketanji Brown Jackson made history today by becoming the first Black woman to be sworn in as an Associate...

Agnes Tirop: World Champion Kenyan Runner Stabbed to Death

The international sports world is reeling over the murder of world-renowned Kenyan runner Agness Tirop. In what police are calling a...

Haitian Refugees: U.S. Border Agents on Horses Using Whips on Migrants

Black people and allies worldwide are in an uproar with the unfolding news that Haitian migrants who have fled the embattled...

Ben Crump: Responds to Indictment of Jackie Johnson in Arbery Case

September 2 (Brunswick, GA) - Nationally renowned civil rights and personal injury attorney Ben Crump issued the following statement Thursday in...

South Africa: Govt to Deploy 25,000 Troops to Curb Unrest

On July 4, the Burton Wire reported former South African president Jacob Zuma had been sentenced to 15 months in prison...

‘Moment of Truth’ 5-Part Docuseries Debuts

"Moment of Truth," a five-part docuseries, examines the story behind the story of the murder of James Jordan, the father of...

U.S. House Passes Sweeping LGBTQ+ Bill

Many are celebrating the U.S. House of Representatives vote to pass the Equality Act, a major LGBTQ rights bill that outlaws...

ACLU Names First Black President in 101-Year History

The ACLU has appointed Deborah Archer, a New York University (NYU) law professor and former assistant counsel at the NAACP Legal...

Nigeria: Police Chief Orders Anti-Police Brutality Protesters Released

Nigeria's police chief has ordered the unconditional release of all anti-police brutality demonstrators arrested during protests against police brutality. This was a...

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