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Black Doctors Say Pandemic Reveals Enduring Racial Inequity Medicine Alone Cannot Fix

Black Doctors Say Pandemic Reveals Enduring Racial Inequity Medicine Alone Cannot Fix

Dr. William Strudwick was finishing a shift at Washington, D.C.'s Howard University Hospital when his wife, Maria, texted. Their 19-year old son, Cole, wanted to join a protest five days afterthe...

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Black Doctors Say Pandemic Reveals Enduring Racial Inequity Medicine Alone Cannot Fix

Dr. William Strudwick was finishing a shift at Washington, D.C.'s Howard University Hospital when his wife, Maria, texted. Their 19-year old son, Cole, wanted to join a protest five days afterthe... Read more

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FBI, NASCAR investigating after noose found in Bubba Wallace’s garage

A noose was found in the garage stall of Black NASCAR driver, Bubba Wallace on Sunday prompting an investigation by the FBI. The incident occurred on the first day that racing was set to resume... Read more

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Family, friends gather in Atlanta for Rayshard Brooks public viewing

The rain did not stop hundreds of people from attending a public memorial for Rayshard Brooks on Monday.
Outside of the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, they lined up with masks to say... Read more

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600 NYPD Police Officers Consider Leaving the Force

With the violent attacks directed at the US police officers, Former New York City Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik claimed as much as 600 NYPD officers have considered leaving the force.
In an... Read more

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Officer Brett Hankison fired for misconduct during Breonna Taylor shooting

The mayor of Louisville, Kentucky announced Friday that Officer Brett Hankison is being fired from the Louisville police department over his involvement in Breonna Taylor’s shooting... Read more

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Black Travel & Tourism Webinar

The Cultural Heritage Alliance for Tourism, Inc. (CHAT) in partnership with Black Meetings & Tourism and Visit Tampa Bay invite you to join a virtual conversation with Top U.S. Black travel and... Read more

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St. Pete now has a giant ‘Black Lives Matter’ street mural

Similar to D.C’s recent mural, and the others that have popped up since, St. Petersburg now has a street with giant letters spelling “Black Lives Matter.”
The City of St.... Read more

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The City of St. Petersburg Announces New St. Pete Pier Grand Opening Date

Residents and visitors are invited to explore all 26 acres of St. Pete’s newest waterfront attraction beginning Monday, July 6.  
St. Petersburg, FL (June 19, 2020) -- The new Pier... Read more

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A Black Man Was Found Hanging From a Tree, and a Community Demands Answers

Publish June 13, 2020 by NYTimes 
City officials in Palmdale, Calif., said on Saturday that they support calls by activists and residents who have demanded an independent investigation into... Read more

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Entrepreneurs buy entire blocks in Fifth Ward to revitalize and bring in black-owned businesses

Published June 16, 2020 by Chron
What inspires Houston real estate broker Jay Bradley is to serve, strengthen and give back to his community. It's that drive that helped forge a plan with ... Read more