South African Police Stop Bomb Plot Against ANC

Al Jazeera is reporting that South African police have foiled a plot to bomb an ANC conference in Bloemfontein. The conference...

Blacks in Cuba Are Still Waiting for the Revolution

In an op-ed for the New York Times, Afro-Cuban Roberto Zurbano discusses the ongoing struggle with being black in Cuba. In...

2013 Oscars: Denzel Washington and Quvenzhane Wallis Nominated

Quvenzhane Wallis is the youngest nominee in the category of Best Actress in the history of the Academy Awards. Todd Leopold of...

America, You’re Killing Me: Media Coverage Must Improve

written by Devona Walker While CNN ran 24-hour coverage of the “Bags of Poop” boat stuck in the ocean, MSNBC obsessed over...

African Diaspora: New Year’s Eve Traditions

  In a photo gallery, Chantal Martineau of the Huffington Post shares different New Year's Eve traditions that occur throughout the African...

10 Ways to Celebrate Mandela Day & 91 Minutes of Mandela Challenge

USA Today is giving readers ten ways to celebrate Mandela Day, which started in 2009 when civil rights icon and activist...

Barbados: How We Stifle Our Creativity and Innovation (Op-Ed)

Numbers don’t lie. Barbados’ ranking on the Human Development Index is now at number 38. Though this is still quite an...

Teens Develop ‘Five-O’ App to Track Police Brutality

Ryan Grenoble of The Huffington Post is reporting that teens have created 'Five-O', a mobile app "that empowers citizens 'to record...

2014 Oscar Nominations: Barkhad, Chewitel, Lupita and McQueen Nominated

This morning, Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences and actor Chris Hemsworth  announced the...

’63 Boycott’: GPB Offers Free Online Screening of Civil Rights Doc

In 1963, 250,000 students boycotted the Chicago Public Schools to protest racial segregation. '63 Boycott connects the forgotten story of one of the...

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