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Commentary: Don't sanitize Helms' racist past ~ "Death has a way of sanitizing the most virulent and despicable aspects of prominent lives, especially those who trafficked in racial bigotry. n the las ... Posted 7/9/2008      
Why Black Nerds are Unpopular ~ Interesting social commentary by David Adewumi.  Here's a snippet: "I would say, as a young black male, there is a strong i ... Posted 7/7/2008      
New evidence collected in 1946 lynching case ~ ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN) -- State and federal investigators said Tuesday that they spent the past two days gathering evidence in the last doc ... Posted 7/2/2008      
A Portion of "Traces of the Trade" ~ "[The south] was addicted to slavery."  Please watch this video. Posted 6/28/2008      
In South Africa, Chinese is the New Black ~ A high court in South Africa ruled on Wednesday that Chinese- ... Posted 6/19/2008      
Obama calls absent black fathers to task ~ Barack Obama celebrated Father's Day by calling on black fathers, who he said are "missing from too many lives and too many homes," to become activ ... Posted 6/16/2008   Has Image   
Obama's Debt To Harold Ickes ~ "Barack Obama stands on the brink of capturing the presidential nomination in large part because of Democratic Party reforms initiated by the civil righ ... Posted 6/3/2008      
Color, Controversy and DNA ~ "A conversation between The Root Editor-in-Chief Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Nobel laureate and DNA pioneer James Watson about race and genetics, ... Posted 6/2/2008      
The black cab sessions ~ From member molly: "The video is not necessarily black history but it's pretty deep.  Here's the caption from the poster: '< ... Posted 4/5/2008      Has Video
Lupe Fiasco Discusses Racism and other issues ~ From Youtube: "In this episode of 247HH.COM Lupe Fiasco talks about racism today and what it will take to get rid of it. "  ... Posted 2/26/2008      Has Video
Affluent African-Americans Buoy Community Buying Power ~ "THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY'S BUYING POWER is expected to top $1.1 trillion dollars ... Posted 2/19/2008      
"Sorry but this is not African American music" ~ Submitted by member 'molly':     "This is not news, but rather me venting.  For this black history month, I thought I'd ... Posted 2/6/2008      Has Video
Is Bill Clinton the first black president? ~ During the South Carolina Democratic debate, Obama responds to the question of whether Bill Clinton is the first black president? Posted 1/31/2008      Has Video
Boondocks Spoof: What if MLK JR. was alive today? ~ Video from Boondocks proposing what would happen if Martin Luther King JR did not die from the bullet wound.  Rather, he had a coma for several years an ... Posted 1/28/2008      Has Video
2008 Black History Month Events ~ Are you planning or aware of a black history month event for 2008? Tell us by emailing info@dayinblackh ... Posted 1/9/2008      
Rare Disease Turning Black TV Anchor White ~ " Lee Thomas' skin is betraying him. His once brown, even complexion is now mottled with pale patches around his eyes a ... Posted 1/7/2008      
Whites' Great Hope? ~ "Isaiah Oliver, a 24-year-old white social worker, grew up in this overwhelmingly white city and attended the predominantly white University of Richmond ... Posted 11/10/2007   Has Image   
Black support helps Clinton extend lead ~ "Sen. Hillary Clinton's lead over Sen. Barack Obama, her chief rival for the Democratic presidential nomination, is growing among African-American voters who ar ... Posted 10/17/2007      
Black Mass Incarceration is Now a Political Issue ~ "The increase in the U.S. prison population wasn't really about crime. It was about how we chose to respond to crime." Posted 10/11/2007      
Technology Widens the Rich-Poor Gap ~ "Natural resources such as oil, gold, and diamonds are no longer the primary determinants of wealth." Posted 10/11/2007      
Teaching the truth about British history ~ just read the article Posted 10/1/2007      
The Black Church and the Civil Rights Movement: Where is the Church Now? ~ "The Black church isn't what it used to be. Mega-churches preach "prosperity ... Posted 10/1/2007      
Police chief calls for 10,000 black men ~ "As part of 'Call to Action: 10,000 Men, It's a New Day" programme on Oct. 21, Chief Sylvester Johnson accepts that his force needs help to reduce ... Posted 10/1/2007      
Clarence Thomas: The Justice Nobody Knows ~ A link to the transcript of his recent CBS 60 minutes interview. Posted 10/1/2007   Has Image   
House Hearing Criticizes Sex and Violence in Hip-Hop, Shies Away from Censorship ~ "Lawmakers, music industry executives and rappers disagreed Tuesday over who was to blame for sexist ... Posted 10/1/2007      
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