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Posted: 2020-06-05 03:25:41
Disturbing video of the incident offers a glimpse at how police are responding to peaceful demonstrations.
Posted: 2020-06-05 02:46:50
Clergy planned to gather outside St. John's Church for a prayer vigil but were prevented -- even though days earlier, Trump used the church for a photo-op.
Posted: 2020-06-05 00:54:45
In the wake of protests against police brutality, Cameron Welch, an 18-year-old, shared a video on TikTok listing all the instructions he has to follow when he goes out.
Posted: 2020-06-05 00:42:54
19 Black Wellness Instagram Accounts To Follow Right Now
For advice on mental health, fitness, self-care and more, pay attention to these Black wellness leaders.
Posted: 2020-06-05 00:15:26
Rev. Al Sharpton Slams Trump: 'We Cannot Use Bibles As A Prop'
“And this family will not let you use George as a prop," the civil rights icon said at George Floyd's memorial to those who are "not about justice."
Posted: 2020-06-05 00:05:03
A Parent's Guide To Addressing Race And Racism With Kids
How to help teach your children about activism, tolerance, morality, and violence against Black people through conversation, books and more.
Posted: 2020-06-05 00:03:39
Police Budgets Have Long Been Untouchable. That Could Change.
Massive law enforcement budgets have only increased in recent years. Activists are calling to defund the police and invest that money into communities of color.
Posted: 2020-06-04 22:22:14
System Of A Down Bandmates Post Wildly Divergent Views Of Trump On Instagram
Drummer John Dolmayan described Trump as "the greatest friend to minorities" while frontman Serj Tankian called for protesters to "force the regime to resign."
Posted: 2020-06-04 22:04:12
#TheShowMustBePaused Was Eclipsed By #BlackOutTuesday. But The Drive Continues.
Jamila Thomas and Brianna Agyemang aren’t done holding the music industry accountable for not fighting racism and supporting the Black community.
Posted: 2020-06-04 21:59:40
5 Black-Owned Businesses That Are Making Coronavirus Face Masks
Here's how to support Black businesses while helping mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

Posted: 2020-06-04 14:04:28
The number of passengers is climbing despite the coronavirus pandemic -- with no real government guidance on how airlines should reopen responsibly.
Posted: 2020-06-03 18:41:08
The states said they'd received reports of overcrowded stores, a lack of social distancing and workers who felt pressure to clock in.
Posted: 2020-06-01 09:45:24
Hotels and casinos won't be the same, post-pandemic. With Las Vegas' unemployment at 33%, workers fear their jobs won't be the same, either.
Posted: 2020-05-31 12:00:07
How Republicans Became The Party Of Death Panels
A decade after the Obamacare debate, COVID-19 reveals who really cares about the sick and the elderly.
Posted: 2020-05-29 17:18:57
More Grocery Chains Are Ending Hazard Pay Even As The Pandemic Continues
As one meat clerk put it, "Last I checked, people are still dying."
Posted: 2020-05-29 12:00:00
They Were Making Poverty Wages, Plus Tips, Before COVID-19. Now What?
Unemployed wait staff and bartenders are struggling to get unemployment benefits, and the work isn’t really coming back.
Posted: 2020-05-26 07:40:26
Latam, South America's Biggest Airline, Files For U.S. Bankruptcy Protection
Headquartered in Chile, the airline -- like the rest of the travel industry -- has struggled to stay aloft amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Posted: 2020-05-25 20:47:48
A North Carolina Salon Reopened, But Poultry Workers Aren't Welcome Yet Due To COVID-19
The hair salon says too many employees at the local Tyson plant have been infected with the coronavirus.
Posted: 2020-05-25 09:45:36
As Fishermen Flounder, Trump Clears A Path For Farming The Oceans
Struggling commercial fishers and environmentalists say the White House is exploiting COVID-19 to privatize the ocean.
Posted: 2020-05-24 12:00:10
Got Vacation Time? You Should Use It, Especially Now.
The coronavirus pandemic is stressing everyone out. If you can, take a break — and don't feel guilty about it.

Posted: 2020-06-02 18:31:30
The number of cops in schools has exploded in the last two decades. Now, some districts are starting to take a second look.
Posted: 2020-05-29 16:28:49
The Harvard alum said he was the school's first commencement speaker to be "standing on the spot where his dog urinated seven minutes ago."
Posted: 2020-05-28 17:08:52
Hawaii graduates share their hopes for the future as the global pandemic has altered the joyful and lei-filled ceremonies of their island home.
Posted: 2020-05-28 12:27:06
University Of Minnesota Cuts Ties With Minneapolis Police After George Floyd Death
"Our hearts are broken after watching the appalling video," UMN President Joan Gabel wrote in a letter to the campus.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
Why Climate Change Caused Me To Rethink My Career Plans
“I feel like I have no choice but to pursue an education and career path that will arm me with the weapons I need to fight this ‘global war.’"
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
Coronavirus Is The Practice Run For Schools. But Soon Comes Climate Change.
By finding ways to continue learning through the pandemic, the education system will be better equipped for a future marked by severe weather emergencies.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
Teaching Among The Ashes: ‘It’s Not Just Your House That Burned, It’s Everyone’s’
After surviving California’s deadliest fire, a school district contends with collective post-traumatic stress.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
How Will Flooding Affect Your School?
No U.S. region is immune to floods, but schools in low-income communities may be hit hardest.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
When The Waters Rise, How Will We Keep Schools Open?
With at least 6,444 schools at high risk of flooding and families retreating to safer ground, educators struggle to serve those who stay.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
Are We Ready? How We Are Preparing – And Not Preparing – Kids For Climate Change
In an analysis of dozens of middle and high school textbooks, we found descriptions of climate change were superficial and contained errors; some did not discuss it at all.

Posted: 2020-06-04 21:01:07
As food insecurity rises among wrecked markets and unemployment, food pantries face greater challenges.
Posted: 2020-06-04 09:45:23
Rose McGee’s Sweet Potato Comfort Pie project brings hope and healing to her community, showing that food is love.
Posted: 2020-06-02 13:43:13
The key way to avoid infection is by sanitizing your hands regularly and not touching your face.
Posted: 2020-06-02 09:45:06
How To Use All The Food In Your Refrigerator To Prevent Waste
Clever ways to use up random items such as vegetables, fruit and leftovers in the fridge and pantry before they go bad.
Posted: 2020-06-01 09:45:24
Light Red Wines: What To Drink When You’re Over Rosé
Serve these chilled (think Beaujolais Nouveau) and find your new favorite summer drink.
Posted: 2020-05-29 09:45:07
If ‘Murder Hornets’ Kill Honeybees, Will They Destroy Our Food And Honey Supply?
Honeybees pollinate a long list of foods that we eat in a daily basis.
Posted: 2020-05-29 09:45:06
The 10 Most-Loved Instagram Recipes From May
The 10 most-liked recipes you've been craving, including chocolate cake, strawberry cobbler and Tater Tot casserole.
Posted: 2020-05-28 09:45:03
Do You REALLY Need To Refrigerate Nut Butter?
Follow these guidelines for natural and processed peanut, almond, cashew butter and more.
Posted: 2020-05-27 09:45:34
8 Foods That Could Be Putting You In A Bad Mood
Comfort foods provide a hit of pleasure during the coronavirus pandemic, but that's often followed by negative feelings.
Posted: 2020-05-26 09:45:05
Is It Safe To Buy Food At The Farmers Market During The Pandemic?
Farmers share how they're protecting consumers and how shoppers can stop the spread of COVID-19 while buying produce.

Posted: 2020-06-04 18:54:44
It is the most significant step yet in the process of trying to resume a season that was suspended nearly three months ago because of the pandemic.
Posted: 2020-05-31 13:36:26
“Colin Kaepernick asked the NFL to care about the lives of black people and they banned him from their platform," one sports writer tweeted.
Posted: 2020-05-27 18:56:48
Major League Baseball's 2020 season is in jeopardy thanks to owners' demands that players agree to deep salary cuts.
Posted: 2020-05-26 14:53:13
Alligators Fight On Golf Course's 18th Hole. It Must Have Been A Tense Round.
The reptile ruffians threw down at Hilton Head Lakes golf course in South Carolina.
Posted: 2020-05-25 04:04:18
Tom Brady Just Pulled Off One Of The Weirdest Double Feats In Golf History
Tom Brady and Phil Mickelson took on Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning in a charity event for coronavirus relief.
Posted: 2020-05-23 18:27:01
NFL Website Appears To Change Colin Kaepernick Status From 'Retired' After Backlash
Kaepernick's girlfriend, radio personality Nessa Diab, called the league and its leadership "cowards" for the label before it was reportedly altered.
Posted: 2020-05-17 14:44:42
NFL Players DeAndre Baker, Quinton Dunbar Surrender To Police On Armed Robbery Charges
Attorneys for both men on Friday said that witnesses have signed affidavits maintaining that the two NFL players took no part in the alleged armed robbery.
Posted: 2020-05-17 13:10:15
Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pioneer, Dies At 70
The former first lady of Kentucky died after a long fight with a blood disorder.
Posted: 2020-05-12 00:18:26
Michael Jordan Savagely Laughing Is The Best New Meme To Join Crying Jordan
Fans loved the NBA legend's reaction to a former rival in "The Last Dance" docuseries.