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Through all the drama, Mayor LaToya Cantrell says she is still focused on solving the problems facing New Orleans.  The post New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell Remains ‘Focused’ Amid Travel Criticisms And Recall Threat appeared first on NewsOne.

The importance of the calendar date August 28 in the context of Black history in the United States gets underscored on an annual basis, and this year is no different. The post Here’s Why August 28 Is A Major Date In Black History appeared first on NewsOne.

James Baldwin shares words of wisdom and intellect in a series of interviews. The post Here Are 5 Insightful James Baldwin Interviews You Must Watch appeared first on NewsOne.

Fauci has mild symptoms and is twice boosted.

Reparations are defined in the Oxford dictionary as, “the making of amends for a wrong one has done, by paying money to or otherwise helping those who have been wronged.”

Rep. Ayanna Pressley deleted a tweet she posted praising Will Smith for smacking Chris Rock during the Oscars 2020 award show after Rock made a joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith and her alopecia condition.

U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon ruled that Omarosa Manigault Newman is still on the hook for more than $61k for failing to file financial information required by all White House staffers who leave or are terminated from their positions.

If Thomas were really worried about the Court’s credibility, he would be talking to Ginni Thomas about respecting democracy and process, given her efforts in support for overturning the 2020 election. 

From calling for the police to be funded to making fleeting references to issues that disproportionately affect Black people, the president's speech left much to be desired.

Joseph "JoJo" Burgess, a steelworker from suburban Pittsburgh, was invited to sit in Jill Biden's viewing box during the 2022 State of the Union address. President Biden will likely reference Burgess in reference to the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

Ahead of the 2022 midterm election, the organization hopes to capture a representative snapshot of the values, opinions and issues facing Black communities.  

Research over the past several years found that Stand Your Ground laws led to an increase in firearm homicides.