"Black communities often get talked about, but we don't get spoken to," said Alicia Garza, Black Futures Lab's founder and principal. "A lot of our issues, and the things that we care about, get framed and shaped by somebody who is not us." The post The Black Census Project Ramps Up Effort Ahead Of Midterm Elections appeared first on NewsOne.

For Black girls, the more segregated the school, the likelihood of having drunk alcohol rose at twice the rate it did for Black boys. The post Black Youth At Segregated Schools More Likely To Use Alcohol appeared first on NewsOne.

Make It Right’s 2018 IRS filings indicate that it was spending more by then on legal services than on construction and maintenance. Before this settlement, many residents had begun to pay for repairs out of their own pockets rather than wait for the nonprofit builder to resolve issues caused by its shoddy construction. The post Hurricane Katrina Survivors Settle Lawsuit With Brad Pitt’s Defunct Charity appeared first on NewsOne.

Meeting in Texas two months after the Supreme Court dismantled the right to abortion in Dobss is no coincidence. Last year, Texas preemptively passed what was at the time the most restrictive anti-abortion law in the country. This year's conference is hosted by Dallas-based The Afiya Center, a Black-led Texas reproductive justice organization. The post ‘Let’s Talk About Sex’ National Reproductive Justice Conference Meets In Texas appeared first on NewsOne.

For many young Black women, this school year also comes with a different level of uncertainty following the overturning of Roe v. Wade by the Supreme Court earlier this year. The post Abortion Laws Impact Black Women at HBCUs appeared first on NewsOne.

The Joy is Our Journey The Dream Bus Tour is accessible to all and created for Black girls, young women, and gender-expansive adolescents. The post For Black Girls ‘Joy Is Our Journey,’ Megan Thee Stallion and LaTosha Brown Create A Pathway appeared first on NewsOne.

Many people strive for financial freedom, but few actually get there. This wasn’t a problem for Su Sanni, CEO, and Co-Founder of Dollaride. The post The Mindset Of An Entrepreneur: How This Black Man Achieved Financial Freedom Before 40 appeared first on NewsOne.

Many Black borrowers owe more than $10,000. On average, Black borrowers owe $52,000 in student loan debt. The post President Biden Expected To Announce $10k Student Debt Relief, But NAACP Says It’s Not Enough appeared first on NewsOne.

“I’m excited for everyone to get an opportunity to go behind the scenes and see all the work that went into this iconic team,” said Wade. The post Dwyane Wade, LeBron James To Capture Journey Of 2008 Olympic Basketball Team In Netflix Documentary appeared first on NewsOne.

Led by the Facebook Users Union, attendees raised concerns about Facebook and its parent company Meta having anything to do with the progressive gathering. The post Netroots Nation Attendees Protest Facebook And Meta’s Presence At Progressive Conference appeared first on NewsOne.

The Lawrence County Republican Party said it meant to post a picture of a GOP elephant on its Facebook page, but the photo used was laced with racist KKK imagery. Coincidence? The post Alabama Republicans Blame Google After Using KKK Photo On Facebook appeared first on NewsOne.

The Black Hammer Party is described by the Anti-Defamation League as an anti-colonial movement for Black and indigenous peoples. The post What Is The Black Hammer Party? Black Extremism In A White Extremist World appeared first on NewsOne.