Photo by: Bettmann/Contributor Emmett Till and his mother, Mamie Till-Mobley, who insisted on an open-casket funeral for her son, are one step closer to being posthumously awarded Congressional Gold Medals, the country’s highest civilian honor, more than 60 years after his assassination by white supremacists in the 1950s. A bill sponsored by Sens. Cory Booker […]

Tomorrow marks the 57th anniversary of the March on Washington that was keynoted by Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. To commemorate and celebrate this historical event, the NAACP will host the 2020 Virtual March on Washington.

Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images After Kamala Harris threw her hat in the race for the chance to become the next president of the United States, New Jersey senator Cory Booker has officially announced his bid. On the first day of Black History Month, the politician launched his campaign with a nod to his own heritage: “The […]

Yes, Roland knows politics. Yes, Roland can get President Obama and Charlie Wilson on the phone in no time. But the REAL reason we love him is because at no time is Roland not looking his best. Even around the office, his casual gear makes you feel sloppy. CASE IN POINT: Roland was at the […]