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NAACP president has surprising message for racist who threatened to lynch her ‘I would tell him I love him’

A brave NAACP President came face-to-face in court with the racist man who called her racial slurs and promised to lynch her. But apparently all of that abuse wasn’t enough to harden Evelyn Foxx’s heart and she said if given the chance she’d share a special message with the man who terrorized her for two […] The post NAACP president has ...

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‘Justice and historic truth demand’ answers: 78-year-old civil rights murder case reopened

The death of Elbert Williams, a Black voter-registration activist who was referred to as “the first martyr of the NAACP,” has remained a mystery for 78 years. But now a white district attorney wants to make things right and has reopened the case into Williams’ murder, USA Today reports. READ MORE: District Attorney reviewing sexual assault case ...

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Minnesota governor declares Beyoncé and Jay-Z Day

  Pop the champagne, because Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton (D) on Thursday declared Aug. 8, Beyoncé and Jay-Z Day, The Hill reports. “Beyoncé and ...

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