Hundreds of people gathered at West End Park to protest on Sunday after a jury of six women found the self-appointed neighborhood watchman, George Zimmerman, not guilty of second-degree murder and manslaughter charges after he fatally shot and killed Trayvon ...
Do you ever wonder what message our young men are really sending when their pants are sagging to the point of showing their underwear?
As access to technology increases, families may find they are spending more time on their devices and less time together.
The Atlanta Voice newspaper was founded by J. Lowell Ware in 1966 with a defined vision and mission which has been the publications' motto and driving force ever since "A People Without A Voice Cannot Be Heard."
Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.
When I was a little girl, I use to enjoy drawing pictures of my imaginary family. Maybe “imaginary” isn’t the best choice of words. “Incomplete” is more accurate.
Black fathers, sons, families and friends are participating in the annual “Real Mean Cook” culinary event in cities across the country on Sunday, June 16: Father’s Day.
The days when hordes of Black youth – some collegians, some not – could converge on Atlanta en masse, clogging streets and creating chaos in the process, are over.
On April 9, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. preached a message that was strikingly applicable to the lives of modern day civil rights leaders and leaders of America’s future.
Former Gov. Roy Barnes stresses that state Rep. Tyrone Brooks, a civil rights hero, is no thief and has been wrongly accused of fraud and tax evasion in a federal case that should have never been filed.
The National Conference of Black Mayors is staging its 39th Annual Convention in Atlanta this weekend at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.
The National Center for Civil and Human Rights isn’t even fully constructed yet, but that isn’t stopping the Atlanta Braves from installing two heroic figures who will now be immortalized as the center’s first Hank Aaron Champion for Justice Award ...
Mayor Kasim Reed announced today the launch of a performance management and results-driven strategy group called Focus on Results (FOR) Atlanta.
Over 500 graduates were granted Bachelor’s Degrees in Arts and Sciences from Spelman College at the Georgia International Conventional Center during its 126th Commencement ceremony.
Following the thunderous reception that accompanied President Barack Obama’s commencement speech at Morehouse College, Clark Atlanta University made its presence known as the President’s Senior Advisor, Valerie Jarrett, addressed the eager and energetic graduating class of 2013.