The death of suburban Chicago woman Sandra Bland is shrouded in mystery even as more details begin to pour in. While news of Bland’s alleged suicide inside a Texas jail cell spread across social media, the hashtag #WhatHappenedToSandraBland was enacted and sparked a larger and ongoing conversation.What is known so far is that Bland, 28, was in […]
A month after announcing his presidential bid, Trump’s popularity is surging, with the real estate mogul leading the crowded field of candidates for the Republican nomination in a new national poll.
Taraji P. Henson already had a “Best Supporting Actress” Oscar nomination under her belt for her portrayal of Queenie in the 2008 film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. The 44-year-old actress can now add Emmy nom for “Best Actress In A Drama Series” to her resumé.
The removal of the Confederate battle flag from the capital grounds in South Carolina has sparked discussions around the country about other monuments dedicated to the Confederacy. One of the most high-profile disputes is over a sculpture at Stone Mountain Park in Georgia. The Atlanta area site features three Confederate leaders President Jefferson Davis, General Robert E. […]