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I Lost My Dad To Drug Addiction. I Wish I'd Given Him More Grace When He Was Alive.

You didn’t deserve shame, you deserved help.
Kenny Williams Jr.
 • a day ago

Congressional Black Caucus Honors Black Women Actively Fighting Voter Suppression

Rep. Joyce Beatty was arrested last week for staging a pro-voting rights demonstration.
Tomas Kassahun
 • a day ago

A 17-Year-Old Created A Potentially Life-Saving Sutures Concept To Prevent Post-Surgery Deaths

Before graduating high school, Dasia Taylor invented color changing sutures that can detect infection post surgery.
Ashlee Banks
 • a day ago

1969: The Summer We Became Black

Black, beautiful & proud: how the summer of 1969 began a new era in #BlackJoy.
Natalie Webb
 • a day ago

Louisville Woman Who Died In Police Custody Found With Bruises On Her Face, Attorneys Say

Ta'Neasha Chappell died in a jail in Brownstown, Indiana, days after telling her mother she feared she would die there.
Rashad Grove
 • a day ago

Naomi Osaka Is Right: Some Of You Don't Know The Difference Between Race And Nationality

There are Black people all over the world -- their non-adjacency to America doesn't make them any less Black.
Leslie D. Rose
 • a day ago

Blavity Op-Eds: How To Share Your Voice And Submit An Op-Ed

Have an opinion about technology, relationships, health, business or the latest news and politics? Write an op-ed!
Namon Eugene
 • a day ago

'I Suggest Spirit': American Airlines Airport Manager Shuts Down Karen Who Called His Employee A 'B***h'

Social media users are calling for the manager to get a raise.
Tomas Kassahun
 • a day ago

Simone Biles Now Has Her Own Twitter Emoji

The gold medalist previously wore a leotard featuring a rhinestone logo in the shape of a goat.
Tomas Kassahun
 • a day ago

Lil Nas X Continues To Go 'Boundaries, Where?' With Flaming Hot Video For 'Industry Baby'

The Grammy-winning artist puts all his haters on notice yet again.
Rashad Grove
 • 2 days ago

Melina Abdullah: 8 Years Of Black Lives Matter Is Just The Beginning Of Our Journey Toward Black Liberation

Beyond Los Angeles, BLM solidified its organizing under BLM Grassroots to work toward an abolitionist vision across all local communities.
Dr. Melina Abdullah
 • 2 days ago

Gen Z Has Been Forced To Step Into Activism, Losing Their Youth In The Process

My own experience with law enforcement and watching the experiences of others made me feel as if I needed to present a solution.
David Price
 • 2 days ago

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