Ice Cube said Friday that he was "willing to work with whoever is willing to work with me" on solving racial inequality issues, such as the wealth gap.
Shadd Cary was born on October 9, 1823 in Wilmington in northern Delaware to abolitionist parents.
"Statistics show, time and again, that some are disproportionately prejudiced against in the U.S.," a caption included with the cartoon reads.
According to the analysis, in Chicago, Black drivers were four times as likely to be stopped when compared to white drivers, while in Philadelphia, Los Angeles and San Francisco, Black drivers were about three times more likely to be stopped by police.
Anderson has authored four books and founded a company to promote his public speaking career, but there's little personal information about him online.
Just over three-quarters (76 percent) of respondents to the new poll said they believe the country is currently "out of control."
"We need to be made whole in areas of health care, education, employment, criminal justice, business ownership, homeownership, overall equity and, of course, generational wealth," Councilman Keith Young said.
The Pew data found Americans overall are split on why Black people are hospitalized more frequently.
Almost one third of Black Americans believe that "white Jesus" should be removed from churches across the country, according to a new poll.
As police conduct and racism move to the forefront of voter issues, a new poll found former vice president Joe Biden has the overwhelming support of Black Americans for November's election.
Now is the perfect time for Republicans to finally focus on reaching out to black voters.
The Utah Republican senator continued offering his support for the George Floyd-inspired protests against racism and police brutality Saturday.
400 organizations across the U.S., ranging from the National Bar Association to the National Association of Realtors, co-signed a letter to Congress demanding immediate police reform legislation in the wake of George Floyd's death.
Omar said that nationwide reforms are needed in the wake of George Floyd's police-involved death.
President Donald Trump's campaign is looking to capitalize - and profit - off of former Vice President Joe Biden's "you ain't black" remark Friday by selling a $30 t-shirt featuring the phrase.
"While those responsible for this shadowy behavior will claim that it is legally aboveboard, the fact of the matter is that it's insulting and wrong," the congresswoman tweeted.
CNN host Ana Navarro-Cárdenas said a recent Rasmussen poll of black voter support increasing for President Donald Trump is fake, quipping that only Kanye West, Diamond & Silk were surveyed.
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"The media focus on the 'new face' of addiction has ignored the fact that black communities are deeply and disproportionately suffering from the opioid crisis in the Midwest and across the country," Kathie Kane-Willis, director of policy and advocacy for the Chicago Urban League, said.
The Thirteenth Amendment, outlawing slavery, was passed 150 years ago this week.
Even when black Americans graduate high school, work full time, marry and have children later, their economic prospects are worse than whites.