Russell Simmons

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How can a person who commits murder or rapes a child receive lesser time than an individual who is charged with a low-level drug offense?

When the disappointing and outrageous news broke today that all of the officers tried in the Freddie Gray murder case had been acquitted, most people were shocked, saddened and disheartened by another injustice of a black man being murdered with no one held accountable. However it wasn’t just regular citizens who were highly upset, as […]

Scores of protesters walked 6 miles to spread awareness about police misconduct and the negative impact it has on our nation.

Being friends with the Minister has always been a litmus test on whether you are suitable to partner with or befriend members of other communities (especially certain segments of the Jewish community).

About a dozen Black NYPD officers filed a lawsuit against their department claiming they were pressured to implement racism in their practices.

President Barack Obama appeared on The Ellen Show on Thursday; making history as the first sitting president to stop by for an in-studio visit.

Known for his hip-hop roots and philanthropic efforts, Russell Simmons has vowed to helped the thousands in Flint, Michigan affected by the water crisis.

Simmons, who will appear on NewsOne Now with Roland Martin Thursday morning to discuss his decision to blast his friend, took to the entertainment website GlobalGrind.com to urge Trump to "stop the bullsh*t."

Russell Simmons discusses Minister Louis Farrakhan's remarks about redistributing the pain to enact social justice in America.