A Loudoun County community is coming together to honor the life of Breonna Taylor by giving back to young African American women who are pursuing careers in public service, much like Taylor was doing as an EMT.
A Louduon County community is coming together to honor the life of Breonna Taylor by giving back to young African American women who are pursuing careers in public service – much like Taylor was.
Bush, a onetime homeless woman, led protests following a white officer’s fatal shooting of a Black teen in Ferguson.
Magnolias and stars. Beer cans, crawfish and guitars. A Gulf Coast lighthouse. Elvis Presley and Kermit the Frog. All appear on proposals submitted by the general public for a new Mississippi flag.
The US Navy awarded its first Black female tactical pilot with her "Wings of Gold" over the weekend.
Black women have long been the Democratic Party’s most reliable and loyal voters, but for generations that allegiance didn’t translate to their own political rise.
For many, historical skepticism of a system that tried to keep Black people from the polls and worries that a mailed ballot won't get counted outweigh the prospect of long lines and health dangers from a virus that's disproportionately affected communities of color. Ironically, suspicion of mail-in voting aligns with the views of President Donald Trump, whom many Black voters want out of office.
Players and coaches from the New Orleans Pelicans and Utah Jazz knelt alongside one another before the first game of the NBA restart.
It will be the first time in 20 years that media mogul Oprah Winfrey will not be featured on the cover, according to the publication.
FOX 5 takes a closer look at police reform efforts and why one local longtime law enforcement officer says a focus on crime may not be the best policy.
Fans anticipating the upcoming 2020 NFL season will notice a change in the end zones consisting of bold font that spells out the messages: “End Racism” and “It Takes All of Us,” for home openers, according to NFL Network reporter Tom Pelissero, who tweeted the announcement from a memo that was sent out by NFL executive Anna Isaacson.
The hologram will tour the southern U.S., "replacing sites of racist symbols with one of hope and transformation," organizers said.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser greeted the family of the late Representative John Lewis during their procession through the District on Monday and presented them with the Black Lives Matter Plaza street sign.
Protesters and journalists in U.S. cities including Portland, Oregon, must be able to take part in peaceful demonstrations without risking arbitrary arrest, detention, the unnecessary use of force or other rights violations, the U.N. human rights office said Friday.
The Nationals and Yankees knelt in unison before the first game of the baseball season as part of an opening day ceremony Thursday night that featured references to the Black Lives Matter movement, the coronavirus pandemic -- including an off-the-mark first pitch by Dr. Anthony Fauci -- and the home team’s 2019 championship.
The family of the Rev. C.T. Vivian, an early and key adviser to the Rev. Martin Luther King, paid their respects and said goodbye to the civil rights veteran Thursday.
The Fairfax County School Board voted Thursday to rename Springfield's Robert E. Lee High School after the late U.S. Congressman John R. Lewis.
A Prince George's County police officer talks about police reform - and what that has meant for his career.
Sierra Club executive director Michael Brune said Muir's comments continue to hurt people of color.
Fairfax County Public Schools announced an overview of its anti-racism curriculum, which could start as soon as this upcoming school year.