Black Twitter

You can't just wish away or deny racism, sexism, homophobia and ageism, that's just not how it works.

Yahoo Finance's social media team tweeted out the following headline around 10:01 p.m. EST: “Trump wants a much nigger navy: Here’s how much it’ll cost.”

The internet went wild Tuesday as old reports of George Zimmerman's homelessness, financial issues, and post-traumatic stress resurfaced.

The "Girls" star and creator acknowledges that her remarks about the Black football player were problematic, but is anyone buying it?

To show even more solidarity, @BlakeDontCrack created the hashtag #BlackMenSupportLeslie.

Twitter has been educating people regarding all the fabulous things that women of color have achieved, been the “first” to do and more! From famous individuals to the woman that is quietly making strides in your local neighborhood, we picked a few of our favorites. Check out these historical facts about the accomplishments of our […]

Twitter has been educating people regarding all the fabulous things that women of color have achieved, been the “first” to do and more! From famous individuals to the woman that is quietly making strides in your local neighborhood, we picked a few of our favorites. Check out these historical facts about the accomplishments of our […]

From Beyonce‘s epic opening performance to Jesse Williams‘ moving speech and the riveting Prince tribute, the #BETAwards were LIT. The entire show played out on Twitter (of course) as viewers shared their initial reactions to some of the night’s biggest highlights. Take a look at some of last night’s trending topics and we dare you […]

Black Twitter was in full effect for Sunday night’s BET Awards, and no one was safe from its wrath—including music vet Justin Timberlake. The crooner took to social media to commend Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams for the moving speech he gave while accepting his Humanitarian Award. As Jesse went on about “burying black people out of […]

Black Twitter is at it again. And we absolutely love it.

  Melanin Monday just got a whole lot brighter with the viral hashtag, #GrowingUpWithBrownSkin. Thanks to Black Twitter, the beauty and bittersweet reality of being a person of color was the topic of discussion this afternoon. While some of the brash honesty from Twitter users may make you laugh until your stomach hurts, the polarizing […]

In the midst of all the turmoil and sad news this weekend, there was a good amount of joy sparked by three hashtags