Why the FDA should think like a surgeon

On a visit to her prenatal physician, Margaret Boeme and her husband received unwelcome news— their unborn baby had a spinal tumor.

The Art of the Deal: President Trump Loves Confusion and Chaos

In politics, I have been told that you pick your battles, but President Donald Trump has a different theory.

Come Together for Greater Financial Access and Equality

The FDIC also found that unbanked and underbanked rates were higher among minority households.

Dear President Trump: It’s Time to Start Meeting with Real Black Republicans

“Your direct interactions with the black community, for the most part, have been unmitigated disasters, especially, your meeting last year at the black church in Detroit and last week’s event at the White House.”

Racial bias puts patients at risk

Racial biases and misconceptions remain rampant in our healthcare system— and medical schools aren't doing enough to address the issue.

Letters to the Editor

The week included many visits by community groups to thank our veterans for their sacrifices and to let them know that their deeds are not forgotten.

From Freedom’s Journal to the NNPA, The Black Press is still relevant

“Representing more than 200 black publications,the NNPA, is a trade association of the more than 200 African American-owned community newspapers from around the United States. Since its founding 75 years ago, NNPA has “consistently been the voice of the black ...

Neonatal Mortality: The Quiet Crisis of the African-American Community

No mother, family or community in our country should have to endure the pain of losing a child.

BGE rededicates first gas street lamp in country

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) rededicated the first gas streetlamp

On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Time to Address Stigma

Researchers found that stigma affected treatment toward people living with HIV; this has consequences for access to sexual health services and the way they are administered by health professionals, or, in some cases, denied.

Is Trump's behavior authoritarian? Columnists are asking the question

Ten days into the the Trump administration, the word "authoritarian" is popping up all over the media.

Guest Commentary:My Open Letter to “US”

T.I. says that we can no longer continue to get caught up in having material abundance and yet be fundamentally and spiritually broke. (Hustle Gang)

What would Coretta Scott King do?

In the historic 1963 March on Washington-which catapulted Dr. King to fame--women, however, were not allowed to march with the leaders or give a major address.

Colleges Are Failing to Prepare Students for Work; Here's the Solution

Job prospects for today's college seniors are looking up. The hiring of bachelor's-degree holders is expected to jump by 19 percent this year.

Consumers Get Back Over $17 million, Thanks to CFPB

Dodd-Frank Reform Act Violations Hold TransUnion, Equifax Accountable