Results related to “African-American”
by Carla Murphy on January 21 2014, 4:18PM
The 16-year-old says that a female officer squeezed his genitals so hard that it ruptured his testicle.
by Jorge Rivas on January 15 2013, 3:28PM
The Post continues its three part video series that asks: What do you fear, love and dream of?
by Nia King on December 17 2012, 9:33AM
Colorlines readers sounds off on perms, police, and the school-to-prison pipeline.
by Jorge Rivas on December 14 2012, 3:05PM
On Thursday sports commentator Rob Parker went on ESPN to ask if Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III was “brother, or is he a cornball brother?”
by Jamilah King on December 13 2012, 10:49AM
Rhonda Lee was fired after responding to criticism about her Afro.
by Jorge Rivas on December 12 2012, 11:45AM
The nation’s most well known all-male college for black men, announced this week this week announced a new course focusing on LGBT pop culture, history and society.
by Jorge Rivas on October 15 2012, 4:25PM
The co-founder says the network’s current content reinforces negative stereotypes of blacks in the U.S.
by Jorge Rivas on July 12 2012, 10:58AM
On Wednesday night, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow reported that Mitt Romney responded to being booed at the NAACP by taking a punch at the mostly black audience and saying if they want more free stuff from the government to vote for President Obama.
by Jorge Rivas on June 8 2012, 10:33AM
Watch a group of young people as they performed an African Contemporary Dance Flash Mob in the Downtown Silver Spring area.
by Hatty Lee on May 2 2012, 2:15PM
The British company Paladone released a line of dishwashing sponges based on African-Americans with Afro hairstyles. One figure is shaped like Diana Ross with a brillo pad hairstyle and another is a disco-styled sponge. Paladone said that these were designed…
by Channing Kennedy on April 25 2012, 3:01PM
A new video shows how Illinois’ professional hair braiders worked with legislators to defeat a racially skewed licensing law.
by Jorge Rivas on February 3 2012, 2:20PM
Latest jobs report sees biggest drops in black unemployment in years.
by Jorge Rivas on January 24 2012, 2:55PM
Last month the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report that found the number of women veterans that are homeless has grown substantially and the majority are black women.
by Jorge Rivas on January 18 2012, 3:56PM
Weight Watchers has launched a new campaign that goes after men with former basketball player Charles Barkley endorsing the weight loss program.
by Jorge Rivas on January 18 2012, 10:32AM
The black worker unemployment remained in the 15 to 16 percent range, while unemployment for the rest of the workforce dropped below 9 percent.
by Jorge Rivas on January 10 2012, 7:22PM
A Houston historian has collected over a hundred images spanning 140 years of black couples.
by Jorge Rivas on January 9 2012, 8:03AM
Black men captured about 237,000 job gains in 2011, whereas black women actually ended the year with fewer jobs than they had a year ago.
by Jorge Rivas on January 4 2012, 12:07PM
A columnist at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says the city’s black youth are “out of control.”
by Jorge Rivas on November 14 2011, 10:57AM
The President says the Recovery Act is just one of his administration’s policies that’s benefited 2.2 million black families and nearly half of all black children.