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Fifty seven percent of Americans support a universal ban on assault weapons and yet millions of account holders at these six banks are unknowingly supporting the very companies that produce these guns.

"I learned that one of my family members became one of over 30,000 Americans who die every year as a result of gun violence. My cousin became one of the tragic statistics that I, unfortunately, cite most often in my work."

Last Saturday, at a workshop for Black girls, a sweet-faced 17-year-old talked to me about how the boys at her high school viewed her developing body.

Dear Donald, Over 30 plus years you have been an amazing friend; endorsing my books, coming to my shows, flying me on your planes, your helicopters, and even allowing my family members and myself to stay in your house in Florida many times. So, it kinda pains me to know that my public statements about […]

Last week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the White House, which allowed for this incredible photo-op.

When we were growing up in Hollis, Queens in the '70s, there was not a single person who wasn't affected by the drug epidemic that began to ravage our community.

What's the one thing that usually ruins an athlete's career? Hint: It's not a rap album. It's women.

She’s only asking us to call her Caitlyn. But despite that fact, people have made some distinctly opinionated comments on Caitlyn Jenner‘s gender transition. Immediately after the new her debuted on the cover of Vanity…

Donald Trump‘s accession to the GOP presidential candidacy throne has been swift, but not without Trump-isms that read as glaring red flags not only in…

Is it just me or were Obama’s eyebrows pulling a Drake last night on The Daily Show? I think the make-up artist got a little…

When Bree Newsome removed the Confederate flag from a flagpole in South Carolina, it was the duty of an activist who was tired of the rhetoric…

I’m a movie buff and I love going to see a movie on opening weekend. It’s magical. The scent of freshly popped popcorn careening through my…