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I don’t need much of any reason to watch Beyonce, but to watch it as a family during social distancing?? Is just what we all might need. It’s time to show up to your living room in your best BEYchella outfits. All my marching band heads, get your best dance routines together, and be ready […]

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The last place you would think to find Kanye West at is on the campus of an HBCU. Over the weekend the ‘Sunday Service’ inspired decided to take his talents to Howard University. Or what people refer to the school as “The Mecca.” But anyone that was there (or watched the videos online) would find […]

Hampton University President William Harvey slams BET's drama 'The Quad.' He sends a strongly-worded letter to the network's president.

Spelman College established a task force to consider whether to admit transgender students. The historically Black college would join a wave other elite women's institution to make the policy change.

In the midst of so much racial tension in the country right now, it’s always nice to see some good news involving people of color and much-needed diversity. Online giant eBay just announced that they have hired the first-ever Chief Diversity Officer for the company and the lucky recipient of the job is a Morehouse […]

The last week has not been a pleasant one for gossip daytime talk show host Wendy Williams, and today she had to deal with the aftermath of her inflammatory and controversial statements regarding her opinion on HBCUs and the NAACP. NewsOne Now host Roland Martin was one of Wendy Williams’ harshest critics last week when […]

Have the lives of African Americans improved in the eight years since President Barack Obama took office? Roland Martin sits down with economist and columnist Dr. Julianne Malveaux to discuss her new book, Are We Better Off? Race, Obama and Public Policy.

The fight continues against the North Carolina bill that will essentially gut three historically Black universities. Proposed bill SB-873 would lower the tuition at five universities to the point that they will no longer be self-sufficient. The Million Hoodies Movement for Justice Greensboro chapter has organized a “Week of Action Against SB-873,” with protests scheduled to begin on Wednesday […]

Rock-T hits up the HBCU Step & Stroll Tour at Tennessee State University for a day of step competition with thousands of college students from a myriad of different greek organizations! Check out the player above to see what went down- and even hear a joke of the day -in this exclusive video from “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.”  Sign Up […]

President Barack Obama will deliver one of his final commencement addresses to the class of 2016 at Howard University in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, May 7, according to the White House.

An Amtrak train heading to Washington, D.C, crashed, killing two passengers and injuring several others, plus more