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Black Harvard Student Submits Hip-Hop Album As Final Thesis, Graduates With Honors

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Ivy grad Obasi Shaw made Havard University history with ‘Liminal Minds.’ Obasi Shaw, a 20-year-old senior will be graduating from Havard University with one of the highest honors after submitting a 10-track Hip-Hop album entitled Liminal Minds for his final thesis. Shaw’s album submission is...

School Unanimously Votes to Suspend Hair Policy Banning Black Students for Wearing Braids

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The board of trustees of the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School unanimously voted to suspend it’s discriminatory policy that punished and banned black students for wearing braids. The Malden, Mass., charter school came under fire recently for its decision to punish two black twin sisters who have...

Bill Cosby Daughters Speak Out: “My Father Is Being Punished By A Society That Still Believes Black Men Rape White Women”

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Ensa and Erinn Cosby, daughters of Bill Cosby’s released audio statements on Monday on popular radio show, “The Breakfast Club,” to show support and defend him against his many sexual assault allegations. The sisters also voiced that their dad is not the monster he’s been...

Black Harvard Students Are Holding Their Own Graduation Ceremony

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Black students of Harvard’s Class of 2017 are preparing to have their own graduation ceremony. The separate graduation is an effort to highlight the aforementioned struggles and resilience it takes to get through those. “This is an opportunity to celebrate Harvard’s Black excellence and Black...

Trump Suggests Financing for HBCUs May Be Unconstitutional

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On the heels of gathering presidents of HBCUs to the White House, the white people’s president, Donald Trump, suggested that a 25 year old law that helps finance construction projects on the campuses of historically black colleges and universities might not be constitutional. Trump released a signing...

Ferguson Protester Dead After Alleged Self-Inflicted Gunshot

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  The St. Louis Dispatch won a Pulitzer Prize for the above photo that showed Edward Crawford throwing a tear gas canister back at police, to protect children behind him. On Thursday, Crawford was found dead from an alleged self-inflicted gunshot wound. But his father...