Air Force: Black People More Often Investigated, Punished

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by BVN Lolita C. Baldor | Associated Press Black service members in the Air Force are far more likely to be investigated, arrested, face disciplinary actions, and be discharged for misconduct, according to a new report that looked at racial disparities across the service. The report by the Air Force inspector […]

NETFLIX INVESTS $25 MILLION TO END RACIAL HOUSING INEQUITY FOR BIPOC FAMILIES

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by Dana Givens Image: National Association of Real Estate Brokers State of Housing in Black America Previously, BLACK ENTERPRISE reported on Netflix’s multi-million dollar investment in initiatives geared towards racial equity and wealth within the Black community, which was sparked by a conversation on race relations that were brought about by the protests against racial […]

Talking to Kids About Racial Bias

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Children are always watching and listening, but since protests for racial justice have spread across the globe, they’re witnessing, absorbing and internalizing possibly more than anyone knows. A recent statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics says pediatricians are “deeply concerned about the effects of racism on children. Even vicarious racism—secondhand racism […]

A Black man was stopped by sheriff’s deputies while jogging in a predominately white neighborhood. The sheriff later asked him to teach deputies about biases.

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By Kelly McLaughlin  Joseph Griffin seen in police body camera footage from the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office. Volusia County Sheriff’s Office A Black man was stopped by authorities while jogging in a predominately white neighborhood after officers said he fit the description of a burglary suspect, and the town’s sheriff later […]

Talking to Kids About Racial Bias

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By rdanielsr6d7 Photo by Nicholas Githiri from Pexels Children are always watching and listening, but since protests for racial justice have spread across the globe, they’re witnessing, absorbing and internalizing possibly more than anyone knows. A recent statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics says pediatricians are “deeply concerned about the effects of racism on children. […]