Black Voices

The legendary comedian memorably won "The Celebrity Apprentice" in 2012.
The TV writer says she was dropped from the new CW show after pushing back on racist and sexist storylines and tropes.
The yogi and filmmaker talks about her new film, "(In)Visible Portraits," and why telling Black women’s stories is more important than ever.
"We know that again and again these laws are designed for one specific purpose and that is to discourage or prevent people from voting," she said.
Racist, nativist and xenophobic sentiments surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic are leading to attacks on Asian Americans.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) introduced the Protecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act on Tuesday morning.
The report from a body that normally investigates Russia, Myanmar and Afghanistan condemned disproportionate cancer rates in the badly polluted petrochemical corridor.
The R&B superstar yearned to appear on the TV talent show of his youth, and the outcome was less than legendary.
The "Being Mary Jane" actor perfectly described Kaavia and Cairo's meetup as "pure sweetness and comedy."
Infrastructure failures following bitterly cold temperatures caused dozens of water mains to burst and freeze, leaving thousands without running water for weeks.