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The attorney also encouraged people to stop electing "tough on crime" prosecutors and judges and for the media to ask more questions of people impacted by the system. The post Viral Twitter Thread Spotlights Case Of Alabama Teen Jailed For Sexting appeared first on NewsOne.

Addie Mae Collins, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Denise McNair were killed in the bombing of the 16th Street Church in Birmingham, Alabama, in 1963. The post 16th Street Baptist Church Birmingham Bombing Photos, Then And Now appeared first on NewsOne.

State and city officials continue to point the finger at each other as residents in Jackson still struggle to get access to clean water. The post Mississippi Gov. And Jackson Mayor Bicker Over Water Crisis, City Still Under Boil Water Notice appeared first on NewsOne.

Voters in five states will see slavery on their ballot this November as prison reform advocates push to abolish slavery. The post These 5 States Will Have Slavery On The Ballot This November appeared first on NewsOne.

Black businesses in Jackson, Mississippi are living in a nightmare, but they are fighting to save their dreams. The post Black Businesses In Jackson Feel The Hit As Water Crisis Continues To Impact Residents appeared first on NewsOne.

Cory Patterson, the Tupelo, Mississippi pilot who threatened to crash a stolen plane, in 2019 posted a Facebook photo of Donald Trump, a new report says. The post Mississippi Pilot Who Threatened Suicidal Crash Previously Posted Trump Photo On Facebook: Report appeared first on NewsOne.

"Black communities often get talked about, but we don't get spoken to," said Alicia Garza, Black Futures Lab's founder and principal. "A lot of our issues, and the things that we care about, get framed and shaped by somebody who is not us." The post The Black Census Project Ramps Up Effort Ahead Of Midterm Elections appeared first on NewsOne.

For Black girls, the more segregated the school, the likelihood of having drunk alcohol rose at twice the rate it did for Black boys. The post Black Youth At Segregated Schools More Likely To Use Alcohol appeared first on NewsOne.

The Joy is Our Journey The Dream Bus Tour is accessible to all and created for Black girls, young women, and gender-expansive adolescents. The post For Black Girls ‘Joy Is Our Journey,’ Megan Thee Stallion and LaTosha Brown Create A Pathway appeared first on NewsOne.

“I’m excited for everyone to get an opportunity to go behind the scenes and see all the work that went into this iconic team,” said Wade. The post Dwyane Wade, LeBron James To Capture Journey Of 2008 Olympic Basketball Team In Netflix Documentary appeared first on NewsOne.