King Day Highlights Transition from Obama to Trump

ATLANTA (AP) — As Americans celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights leaders and activists are trying to reconcile the transition...

Parties, Protests to Take over DC for Trump’s Inauguration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to clog the nation's capital for Donald Trump's inauguration and a major demonstration the...

Rev. Al Sharpton Hosts the “We Shall Not Be Moved” March on Washington

Thousands of people, varying in race and creed, recently faced the bitter cold to march in the Nation's Capitol for equal justice, civil rights...

Mayor, Celebs Due at NY Pre-Inauguration Trump Demonstration

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, the Rev. Al Sharpton and celebrities including Mark Ruffalo, Michael Moore and Rosie Perez...

AP Interview: Lynch Says US Must Hold Police Accountable

BALTIMORE (AP) — As a younger lawyer, Loretta Lynch prosecuted New York police officers who sodomized a Haitian immigrant in a precinct bathroom. As...

Jennifer Holliday Backs Out of Trump Inauguration Gig

Broadway star Jennifer Holliday has backed out as a performer at next week's presidential inaugural, saying she did not realize that her participation would...

Trump Unleashes Twitter Attack against John Lewis, Civil Rights Legend

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump tore into civil rights legend John Lewis for questioning the legitimacy of the Republican billionaire's White House victory,...

National Action Network March on Washington

Thousands are expected to descend on Washington D.C. Jan. 14 to march along the National Mall — an age-old tradition since the 1960s —...

Study Finds Kids ‘Catch’ Biases from Adult Nonverbal Signals

New research from psychologists at the University of Washington (UW) suggest children can learn biases from adults’ nonverbal cues, such as tone of voice...

Black Senate Republican Endorses Sessions for Attorney General

U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions has been endorsed by Black GOP Sen. Tim Scott for the role of U.S. attorney general, an unsurprising stance for...

US–Chicago Police-Civil Rights-Report: Chicago Police Violated Civil Rights for Years

CHICAGO (AP) — The Justice Department on Friday laid bare years of civil rights violations by Chicago police, blasting the nation's second-largest department for...

NNPA’s Chavis Receives Promise of First Press Interview with President Trump

(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Omarosa Manigault, recently named assistant to the president and director of communications in the Office of Public Liaison for the Trump Administration,...