A new survey is revealing that Americans feel like Blacks were treated more fairly in 2007 than now.


The majority of Black Americans sympathize more with Israel in the ongoing conflict in the Middle East than with Palestine. That’s according to a recent…

Women breadwinners are playing an increasingly important role in American society. Four in 10 households with children under age 18 now include a mother who is either the sole or primary earner for her family, according to a Pew Research Center report released Wednesday. This share, the highest on record, has quadrupled since 1960. The shift reflects […]

We’ve all heard and seen shining examples of the age-old adage, “black don’t crack.” Thanks to good genes, lots of ultraviolet ray-shielding melanin, natural oils and some say the grace of God — many black folk enjoy a youthful appearance way past the age others start to experience winkles, age spots and sagging skin. Well, that notion […]

A recent study shows that African American youth between the ages of 12 and 20 are seeing more ads for alcohol than any other youth in the same age group. Why? Dr. David Jernigan of Johns Hopkins University says it has a lot to do with exposure in Black media outlets like Ebony, Vibe and JET. […]

New surveys conducted by Askmen.com and Cosmopolitan reveal some surprising differences in men and women’s attitudes about money. According to the surveys, more women than men believe women put too much value on a man’s finances. A large majority of men have a plan for retirement as compared to their female counterparts. While most men and […]

A recent study was done at YourBlackWorld.com in regards to the NAACP nominating hip-hop artists like Jay Z and Nicki Minaj for awards, when they use derogatory terms toward women and the “N-word” in their raps. The survey sparked from The survey posed this question to participants: “The NAACP Image Awards recently nominated artists like […]

University of Florida Research: Heavier Women Make $14K Less Than Average-Sized Workers, Thin Men, $9K Less