Coronavirus Outbreak Leading To Rise in Discrimination Against Blacks and Asians

A study conducted by the University of Southern California shows increased incidents of discrimination toward Asian and African Americans during the coronavirus outbreak. The study, called the Understanding America Study, was conducted between March 10 and March 21 by USC’s Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research. The study showed Asian and African Americans were…

‘Just Keep the Faith’: Workers are Stepping Up to Beat Coronavirus

From hospital wards to bus routes to a ventilator plant in Wisconsin, workers are giving their all. A bus driver for Detroit, Michigan’s city bus line during the coronavirus pandemic. (Seth Herald / AFP via Getty Images) “Every ventilator we get off the end of our line and out of our building is saving a…

NBA star Karl-Anthony Towns says mom is in a coma: ‘This disease is real’

Basketball player tells his Instagram followers that his mother is the strongest woman he knows, and she will beat this Minnesota Timberwolves baller Karl-Anthony Towns told his Instagram followers that his mom was put in a medically-induced coma to fight COVID-19 and urged people to take the coronavirus seriously. Towns said both of his parents…

Hip-Hop Artist Releases New Music About Black Wealth and Ownership

Philadelphia, PA — The first single from Lou Anthony’s debut studio album SELF: Something Everyone Looks For was released in September, and the music video came early this March. In this article, Anthony breaks down the song’s symbolism and why it is important to the establishment of wealth in the Black community. The title of…