The rule-- which officials say has racist origins -- has been ignored for decades and the music genre is taught in some area schools.
For decades, Black residents have been leaving some of the nation's largest cities while suburbs have seen Black population growth.
The HBO documentary directed by Soledad O'Brien and Geeta Gandbhir follows Derrica and Natalie Wilson, who are reuniting families and advocating for missing Black people.
She’s also the second Black spokeswoman to lead the briefing and had the support of Judy Smith, the first Black woman to do so 30 years ago.
Tobacco giant Altria is "feeding into the fears of Black folks" and "taking advantage of the climate of demand for social justice," said one civil rights activist.
AP: Black Americans are getting inoculated for coronavirus at levels far below their share of the general population.
A nonprofit plans to turn his home into a pilgrimage site, educating visitors about the slain teen's life while "rewriting the narrative of who Black people are.”
Black and Asian Americans are among the most hard-hit communities, but experts are concerned about whether proper resources and information are reaching them.
Jerome Adams told CBS the hesitation among communities of color to take the COVID-19 vaccine "comes from a real place" but that leaders must restore trust.
Personal reflections inspired by the HBO Original "Between The World And Me."