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Did you know that Howard University is the only HBCU in the nation with a swim program? In their 75th year, this season opening is set to make history!

On Tuesday, a number of inmates located in multiple prisons across Alabama went on strike citing unsafe conditions inside some of the state's male-dominated prisons. Now, some of the inmates are refusing to do their daily jobs, until their demands are met.  The post Alabama Inmates Launch State-Wide Strike In Protest For Better Living Conditions appeared first on NewsOne.

Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba told residents, “Don’t trust the state,” when it came to fixing the water crisis in Mississippi's capital city. The post Jackson Can’t ‘Trust’ Mississippi To Fix Water Crisis, Mayor Says Amid Calls For Civil Rights Investigation appeared first on NewsOne.

It is national Sickle Cell Awareness Month and it's a disease that everyone should learn more about.  Dr. Collier is here to teach us more. 

As Hurricane Ian touches down in Florida, remember who suffers disproportionately. The destruction from hurricanes is never equally distributed. The post Hurricanes ‘Disproportionately’ Harm Black Neighborhoods–It’s Because Of Environmental Racism appeared first on NewsOne.

Gadsden County Commissioner Jeffery Moore resigned over a photo showing him in a KKK hat and robe months after Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis appointed him. The post Florida Official Resigns Amid KKK Photo After DeSantis Hand-Picked Him To Lead Black County appeared first on NewsOne.

A new book claims Trump credited ex-girlfriend Kara Young's intelligence to her white dad. The post Trump Credited Bi-Racial Ex-Girlfriend Kara Young’s Intelligence To ‘White Side’ Of Family, New Book Says appeared first on NewsOne.

Black people have for years been leading the chorus of criticism about Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who literally "ran" away from doing his job when being served a subpoena. The post Black People Tried To Warn Texas About Ken Paxton appeared first on NewsOne.

Oprah Winfrey has ended her 4-year partnership with Apple TV+, which began in January 2018 and featured The Oprah Conversations. The post Oprah Winfrey And Apple TV Part Ways After 4-Year Streaming Partnership appeared first on The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media | Hip-Hop Wired.

The Mississippi welfare scandal has sparked calls for Brett Favre to be removed from the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But can that even happen? The post Mississippi Welfare Scandal Sparks Calls For Brett Favre To Be Kicked Out Of Football Hall Of Fame appeared first on NewsOne.