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"Where's the glory in helping Goliath beat David?" Inside @AttorneyCrump 's quest to raise the value of Black life in America

In roughly 232 years there have been just 11 Black senators. @SociologistRay  says we need more people in the Senate with the courage to speak the blunt, honest truth about racism in America.

@marinafang  @JosephSeiaW  @PicaWashingtone  @carlalove ’ @DisVisibilityv  @wendyluwritese  been honoring and building on America’s history of cross-racial solidarity, marching in Black Lives Matter protests and trying to eradicate anti-Blackness from our families and communities. 📷: Getty Images

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"Black Americans have been thinking about how to change American society for a very long time. To focus on the scholarly contributions of some European leftists is to ignore the much richer veins of Black thought that have been in America for centuries."

Jemele Hill Says Cancelled HBCU Football Games Cost Black Players Their Shot at the NFL: ‘If America Gets Sick, We Get Completely Ravaged’

@tyrone_beason  The immigration debate poses a moral dilemma for America. Read the latest in @tyrone_beason 's "My Country, " an occasional series that explores what ails, divides and unites us as a country through his lens as a Black journalist.

A Tennessee Republican lawmaker stood before several of his Black colleagues in the state House and gave an impassioned defense of the Three-Fifths Compromise, one of the most racist policies in America’s history

In a funeral that served as both a celebration of life and a condemnation of racist policing in America, the family of Andrew Brown Jr. was joined in Elizabeth City, N.C., on Monday by the relatives of other Black men killed by police officers.

Police killings of Black people are "Groundhog Day" in America. It’s no surprise that more than one artist noticed, @Travon  Free writes

@Travon  addresses accusation of plagiarism over Oscar winning short "Two Distant Strangers" Opinion | Police killings of Black people are ‘Groundhog Day’ in America. It’s no surprise that more than one artist noticed.


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253 bills across 43 states have been introduced to restrict voting access, despite little evidence of voter fraud. We have had 7 mass shootings in the last week and only offer thoughts and prayers. In America, Black/brown people voting is considered more dangerous than guns.

America, where black ppl can commit a traffic offense and lose their life, but the first fam can commit treason and not even lose their job.

Black ppl have been dehumanized, brutalized, criminalized + terrorized by America for centuries, & are expected to join your commemoration of “independence”, while you enslaved our ancestors. We reject your celebration of white supremacy & look forward to liberation for all. ✊🏾

Happy birthday, America. Thank you for letting me live the American Dream. We must fight every day to make sure that dream is as true for a Black child born in Minneapolis as it was for a white bodybuilder born in Austria. via @attn 

I’ve done more in less than 4 years than Biden’s done in more than 40 years, including for Black America. Biden has been a part of every failed decision for decades. Bad Trade Deals, Endless Wars, you name it, he has shown a complete lack of leadership. He’s weak & shot!!!

(2/2) Trevor on George Floyd and the Minneapolis protests: “If you felt unease watching that Target being looted, try to imagine how it must feel for black Americans when they watch themselves being looted every single day. Police in America are looting black bodies.”

“How Trump Is Making Black America Great Again, The Untold Story Of Black Advancement in the Era of Trump.” By Horace Cooper A great new book!

As we celebrate Black History Month and Jackie Robinson’s 100th birthday, we celebrate the life of all whose courage opened the gates for everybody, and in the process, made America better.

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This 2 minute video, which unfolded on live tv, is the story of what it is to be Black in America. The Black family tries to flag police for help—then police arrest THEM.

The guy who stood on a world stage and kissed Putin’s ass while trashing America has returned to lecture our black football players about patriotism.