President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions of promises unkept.
Join PBS NewsHour's Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Henry Louis Gates Jr. as they host and moderate the 2017 Hutchins Forum on "Race and Racism in the Age of Trump."…
By Jeff Karoub, Associated Press
Disapproval of President Donald Trump is rising among white millennials, but it's below that of their black, Latino and Asian-American peers, according to a survey released Thursday.
In chef and culinary historian Michael Twitty's new book, ancestry -- both his own and that of Southern food -- is a central theme. With "The Cooking Gene: A Journey through African-American Culinary History in the Old South," Twitty addresses…
By Elizabeth Flock
In his new book "The Cooking Gene," historian Michael W. Twitty traces the culinary roots of the South.
Sweet Blackberry tells overlooked and little-known stories of African American accomplishments to children through animated short films.
In 1917, the NAACP organized a march that some historians now call the beginning of the civil rights movement.
By Joshua Barajas, Laura Santhanam, Iman Smith, Erica R. Hendry
Take a break from the news cycle with these overlooked but important stories that are getting lost in the shuffle.
A lawyer trying to raise money for her lawsuits against Black Lives Matter on behalf of Baton Rouge police officers was rejected by a crowdfunding website.
By Victoria Pasquantonio
There's a slow but growing movement toward greater diversity in comics.
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