Black students are more likely to be suspended from U.S. public schools — even as tiny preschoolers.
The nation’s largest association of African-American doctors is convening in Washington to discuss health issues in the black community.
A new survey has found that a growing minority of Americans want medical professionals to do everything they can to save a patient’s life.
More Whites than African-Americans believe racial progress has been made over the past 50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his historic “I Have a Dream” speech during the March on Washington.
Bill Cosby was on hand Thursday to celebrate the 55th anniversary of a Washington institution — Ben’s Chili Bowl.
The father of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin will be on Capitol Hill for a hearing addressing the challenges faced by African-American boys and men.
The sole Democratic African-American senator cast doubt on the need for a “black agenda” from the president and on its chances of passage in Congress during a Democratic forum with largely African-American reporters Wednesday.
The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart ridiculed Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s speech at Howard University, and the comedian offered Paul a “history lesson” rebuttal on how the Republican senator’s party has alienated African-American voters.
A new study finds there has been a 70 percent increase in the number of ADHD diagnoses among African-American children in recent years.
While it is reported that 94% or more of African-Americans support President Barack Obama over Mitt Romney in the upcoming national presidential election, the rarely-spoken question is: Are many African-Americans only voting for Obama because he’s black?