Man Accused of Car-Ramming in Charlottesville Remains Jailed

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — An Ohio man accused of ramming his car into a crowd of protesters at a White nationalist rally in Virginia...

Trump Pressured: To More Explicitly Condemn White Supremacists

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — As President Donald Trump remained out of sight and silent, pressure mounted from both sides of the aisle for him...

White Secessionists Push for South to Break Away from U.S. Again—What’s Next, Enslavement?

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — As 21st century activists seek to topple monuments to the 19th century Confederate rebellion, some White Southerners are again advocating...

CNN Fires Commentator Jeffrey Lord over Nazi Salute Tweet

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN fired conservative commentator Jeffrey Lord on Thursday after he tweeted a Nazi salute at a critic. A network spokesperson confirmed...

AFRO Prepares for Next Generation

AFRO summer interns: Lauryn Hill, a rising junior at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and Mark Arrowsmith, a rising junior at Auburn...

Muslim Americans Increasingly Anxious Under Trump Admin.

Muslim Americans say they are victims of discrimination and are increasingly on guard in the wake of the Presidency of Donald Trump. Just weeks after...

Celebration Will Mark 125 Years of Giving Blacks a Needed Voice

In the true spirit of “Soldiers without Swords,” the Afro-American Newspapers has made the fight for social justice and personhood, as well as the tenets...

Sharpton Calls for 1,000 Ministers to March on Washington

The Rev. Al Sharpton is planning a march later this month in the District of Columbia to protest the policies of the Trump administration....

Del. Norton Fights for D.C. Inmates Rights

Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) wants to make sure that incarcerated constituents’ rights are respected and they will be able to live their lives...

AP Interview: DeVos Says She Should Have Decried Racism More

WASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Wednesday distanced herself from her comment earlier this year about the nation's historically Black colleges and...

This Northern Virginian is Making History as the First Black Woman to Lead West...

A Northern Virginian selected to hold the top position in the chain of command for West Point cadets will be the first African American...

Lyft Taps Obama Advisor Valerie Jarrett For Board Seat

Valerie Jarrett is joining the board of directors for Lyft, the company announced July 31. Jarrett, formerly the senior advisor to President Barack Obama,...