Cardinal Wilton Gregory: Pope Elevates First African-American

Archbishop Wilton Gregory has made history as the first African-American in history to be elevated to the College of Cardinals by...

Race in America: WORLD CHANNEL & PBS Launch Doc Series

WORLD Channel, a national public media broadcast, online and social media platform with news and documentaries humanizing complex issues from across...

Meet the Makers: ‘History of White People’ Creators Speak 7 p.m. EST (ZOOM)

Tonight audiences have the chance to meet the team behind The History of White People in America, the animated series that explores...

Nsenga Burton, Ph.D. Appears on Dr. Phil to Discuss ‘Karen Phenomenon’

The Burton Wire's Nsenga Burton, Ph.D. appeared on the Dr. Phil Show to discuss the, "Karen Phenomenon." Karen is a term...

VIDEO: What Has Changed Since George Floyd’s Killing

The BBC has produced a video examining what has changed globally in the 100 days since the killing of George Floyd....

Oscars® Announce New Representation & Inclusion Standards for 2024

(Los Angeles, CA) - Tuesday, September 8, 2020, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced new representation and inclusion...

BLM: Autopsy Shows Police Suffocated Handcuffed Naked Black Man

TRIGGER WARNING: EXTREME VIOLENCE AGAINST UNARMED, NAKED AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN A chilling police custody case that happened in March 2020 is surfacing today....

Rayshard Brooks Killing: District Attorney Announces Charges

Officer Garrett Rolfe faces 11 charges including felony murder in the killing of Rayshard Brooks in a Southwest Atlanta Wendy's.  Fulton County...

#Blackout Tuesday: The Problem With this Symbolic Protest

As major cities in the United States are in utter and complete chaos over the continued failure to protect or defend...

George Floyd Uprisings: Property Is Not More Important Than Black Lives

Writing for Courier Newsroom, The Burton Wire's founder & editor-in-chief Nsenga K. Burton discusses the misplaced anger surrounding the national uprisings...

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