Across the Atlantic, musicians in many African countries are in the vanguard of popular struggles, not only providing a symbolic soundtrack but marching on the front lines and leading social movements.
Senator Cory Booker has a new job. Read more.
G Herbo is giving back to the city that raised him - "Terror Town"
Nipsey Hussle is a gangbanger who has sparked a discussion about homosexuality in the African-American community.
Tef Poe, will co-instruct a course called "God and Tupac" this month.
Eminem is the only artist who uses the same tactics as President Trump. Is Trump shook?
Can Dennis Rodman save the world from nuclear war?
Meek Mill’s case has drawn new attention to how probation and parole violations contribute to extremely high rates of incarceration in the United States.
The government is able to scan and track people based on their tattoos thanks to a top-secret project underway.
A group of students in the Bay Area are learning the hard way that racism online doesn't pay off.
Students around the country are pissed at Donald Trump, Republicans and a tax bill winding its way through Congress.
Award-winning filmmaker Raheem Shabazz has released new installments of his documentary exploring the school-to-prison pipeline.
A student at Bethune-Cookman has set his sights on Broadway, and he's well on his way with his brand new play.
Philly rapper Meek Mill is getting some important, powerful support from two political organizations.
Although home to only 5 percent of the world’s population, the United States has 25 percent of the world’s prison population.
Michelle Obama had some tips for Donald Trump and everyone when it comes to decorum on social media.
Be on the lookout this year for the fake Russian army trying to start a Christmas War again.
Spotify is launching its first-ever documentary short, which showcases the power of music to unite against social and political injustice.
Russell Simmons' close friendship with President Donald Trump paid off for Wu-Tang's Method Man
Ohio State University has come up with a flowchart to help students avoid being embarrassed this Halloween.
Timati is a famous rapper over in Russia. And he's paying tribute to the country's leader this month, with a hamburger.
Miami rapper Pitbull is no longer a fan of Donald Trump. Check out his comments on 45.
It may sound hard to believe, but there was a time where the concept of "race" did not even exist. Read on.
How do dangerous people get their guns?
Ruth Bader Ginsburg is happy with her nickname and she even knows a little bit about Biggie Smalls!
A new book explores the dark, racist side of being a comedian.
Students of all races are uniting on campus at UNC Chapel-Hill, do topple a racist statue named "Silent Sam," which celebrates Confederate alumni.
Montana State University will examine the relationship between hip-hop music and the criminal justice system.
In college, student housing can be notoriously expensive, but most people don't have to deal with homelessness...
The author of a new book is very proud to have taken cultural appropriation and the debate around Affirmative Action to new lows.
While Detroit grew geographically to accommodate newcomers, most blacks were confined to four districts in the city until about 1960. Venturing into other neighborhoods came at a considerable risk.
Even though there are worldwide sanctions on North Korea, and half the population is starving, The Supreme Leader and his family are known for their lust for luxury goods.
Comedian Adam Carolla testified in front of Congress about free speech on college campuses.
While many people struggle to look past the profanity, materialism, and high-risk messages often celebrated within mainstream rap music, hip hop culture at its core, is built on values of social justice, peace, respect, self-worth, community, and having fun.
Diamond and Silk appeared on Fox's "Sean Hannity and Friends" talkshow, and they continued to defend President Donald Trump.
Charlamagne Tha God breaks down the meaning of "black privilege" and talks about his latest book of the same name.