Texas educators wanted to have slavery renamed as ‘involuntary relocation’. Another attempt to whitewash the truth
Pennsylvania man charged after intimidating Black man with replica submachine gun: report
Trophy hunter killed ‘execution style’ in South Africa
This Disability Pride Month, don’t forget disabled Black Panther Brad Lomax whose unbreakable spirit touched all
This Black man was one of the richest men in all of the South during slavery, even richer than his white neighbors
This is how the American Civil War got its name
Welcome to Iwoye-Ketu, the Nigerian community where it is taboo to use umbrella
The powerful story behind the jazz funerals of New Orleans
Uncovering the slave roots of square dancing
‘I’m tired’ – Taraji P. Henson says she’s contemplating moving out of U.S.
Tyler Perry speaks about conversation he had with Will Smith after Oscars slap, says he wasn’t comforting him
Laverne Cox becomes first transgender person to be honored with a Barbie doll
Dad cuts locs he’d been growing for the last 10 yrs to support daughter going through chemotherapy
Former NFL star on why he has legally taken his wife’s last name
People can’t get enough of this couple who spent just $500 on wedding
Ketanji Brown Jackson sworn in as first Black woman on U.S. Supreme Court, here are four facts about her to know
‘I owe her my life’: How a young lawyer fresh out of law school freed an innocent man after 32 yrs in prison
College basketball player is 1st Black woman to earn doctorate in biochemistry at Florida International University
How racism pushed this Jamaican man to start Noirbnb, the Airbnb for Black travelers
Meet the first all-Black classical symphony orchestra to feature at Carnegie Hall in its 130-yr history
Historic all-Black crew operates flight in honor of Juneteenth
Kenya: How a recently launched solar investment firm raised $25M to bring clean electricity to rural areas in Africa
A look at Ketanji Brown Jackson’s net worth and salary as Supreme Court justice
Ghana: Fido, a fintech that offers loans to small businesses, raises $30m to expand
How Herman Chinery-Hesse became the ‘Bill Gates of Ghana’
After 10yrs at U.S. National Security Agency, man’s AI company raises $6m to help companies adopt artificial intelligence
Meet the Senegalese woman behind the first baby food brand 100% made in Senegal
People didn’t know about wine – says woman who left UK to transform Ghana’s wine industry
Muratina: The Kenyan traditional brew making waves in the UK thanks to this man
A look at the new Ghanaian app that allows diasporans to own and run farms remotely
Visit Monumento Mãe Preta, the statue in Brazil remembering slave mothers forced to breastfeed their white owners’ babies
‘Nature spoke for me’: Nigerian who biked from London to Lagos on how he almost died in Sahara Desert
The mysteries of Isinuka, a ‘miracle spring’ that cures everything
Born in a refugee camp, these Eritrean twins are changing the face of the makeup business in L.A.
Kim Kardashian accused of stealing skincare name from Lori Harvey
This Black owner of an accessories brand made $106,000 in one day
How did George Lamming manage to write ‘In the Castle of My Skin’ at the age of 23?
Black woman awarded in Rome after helping to raise $150 million to preserve U.S. history
Get to know the Ghanaian-Canadian artist who builds surreal sculptures using only black Legos
‘Representation matters’ – Why a Nigerian medical illustrator’s drawing of a Black foetus went viral
[Quiz] Can you perfectly match these maps to their respective African countries?
[Quiz] Can you match these African fabrics/materials to their countries of origin?
Shaquille O’Neal spends $25K buying dinner for entire restaurant, leaves workers ‘biggest ever tip’
These two sisters made history opening the world’s first oat milk ice cream shop
From a mortgage broker to a food entrepreneur whose Nigerian hot sauce is making waves in Minnesota
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