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A science educator who helped pioneer #HipHopEd mentored a new generation of science teachers. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:18:56 GMT
The “adultification” of Black girls explains why they are disciplined more harshly than White girls, according to researchers. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:36:23 GMT
Twitter previously hired a White man as diversity VP. After criticism, it now turns to Candi Castleberry-Singleton to diversify its workforce. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:49:17 GMT
Harold Martin Jr., replaces William "Bill" Taggert, who died earlier this month of an aneurysm at his home in Atlanta. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:51:07 GMT
Alton Sterling's children claim their father's death was part of a racist pattern of police lethal force against Blacks. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 02:08:57 GMT
The three cops are charged with conspiring to cover up alleged wrongdoing by Officer Jason Van Dyke in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. View
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 19:34:56 GMT
NAACP state chapter President Rod Chapel issued the declaration on Monday, and cites a new bill, which will make it more difficult to sue for housing or employment discrimination. View
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 18:51:46 GMT
The Black lawmakers see an opportunity to promote tech diversity. View
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:03:42 GMT
"After I lost weight, I discovered that people found me valuable. Worthy of conversation. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:08:06 GMT
The nation's oldest civil rights organization is gearing up for a bigger battle with education reformers. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:39:10 GMT
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 05:59:37 GMT
Another teen filmed the video and begged the officer to let them go. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 05:33:05 GMT
All five of the men received honorary diplomas from Bronx Preparatory High School. View
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 22:28:39 GMT
Simply existing as a black woman in America can be a daunting, and often fatal, experience. View
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 21:36:40 GMT
The "adultification" of black girls leads to harsher disciplinary treatment, researchers found. View
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 21:22:09 GMT
"Y'all know the diaspora stay in formation. View
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 21:19:05 GMT
Karlie Redd is Bae As we mentioned before, our Bossip party Tuesday night was Lit like Bic. Do the kids still say that? Anyway one person who stole the show was Karlie Redd, whose body was banging beyond belief. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:59:30 GMT
Metro Boomin Is Starting His Own Label, Boominati Worldwide Super producer Metro Boomin has officially launched his own label, Boominati Worldwide, which he first announced back in February. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:55:42 GMT
Joe Budden has gone viral, again. This time hes viral for the Migos beef that happened during the BET Awards. Anyways, Joe has been going on the tour explaining the beef. Our friends at 103. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:44:37 GMT
Idris Elbas Schedule Is Too Busy To Be In Next Bond Film Sigh. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:59:57 GMT
Kris Jenner Talks About O.J. And Friendship After Parole O.J. must really have the juice, like people say. After being accused of murdering his wife Nicole Brown, her bestie, Kris Jenner says shell see if O.J. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:43:51 GMT
2 Chainz Trap House Is Causing Traffic And Local Businesses Arent Happy With the release of 2 Chainz latest album, Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, the rapper and his team put up a bright pink trap house on Howell Mill View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:45:49 GMT
A Mess: Kirk Frosts Side Baby Mama Records A Rasheeda Diss Jasmine Washington, also known as Bleu on wax, has dropped some HOT FIRE for the Frost family. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:43:16 GMT
The suit alleges that by the city council's disapproval of the water deal that could save the city millions and update the failing distribution system is endangering public health. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:39:07 GMT
The Grammy-winning artist was spotted kissing a new man, who's said to be a Saudi businessman. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:26:48 GMT
The stylist opens up about her work ethic that created one of the most iconic Bad Boy looks. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:09:14 GMT
Here's what the research conducted by The Georgetown Law Center says about how adults really feel about young, Black girls. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:48:15 GMT
The "Girls Trip" actress-comedian will talk about her childhood, exes and rise to comedy stardom. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:43:41 GMT
Nothing like a sit-in to let the GOP know we will not be moved. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:14:16 GMT
On this episode of ESSENCE Live we also discuss Future's mask off moment in 'Slayed or Shade' and psychic medium Zya stops by for a live reading. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:46:17 GMT
Should Future keep the mask off forever, or was this moment between father and daughter too cute? Our 'Slayed or Shade' panel discusses in this segment. View
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:38:28 GMT