Photo by: Paras Griffin/Getty Images for Urban One Honors The fifth annual Urban One Honors was one to remember. Tank was a fantastic host, and our girl LeToya Luckett, who was our Backstage Pass host, got all of our faves to spill the tea. From celebrating the 50th anniversary of Hip-Hip to everyone being moved […]

Photo by: Paras Griffin/Getty Images for Urban One Honors Last night, we didn’t only acknowledge those that have opened so many doors within the entertainment industry. We also saluted those that provided amazing service to the Black community. This year, Congresswoman Maxine Waters was honored for the exceptional work that she’s done throughout her amazing […]

Comedian Paul Mooney passed away at his Oakland, California home on Wednesday after suffering a heart attack.

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 […]

The National Urban League Presents: State of Black America Town Hall, a provocative panel of political analysts, cultural critics, journalists and educators tackling the issues affecting Black America.