A separate study found that darker skinned black girls were punished three times as often as fairer skinned girls.
Viola Davis, John Legend, David Oyelowo nab Golden Globe nominations heading into the 2015 awards season.
A Greenwich Village restaurant is being sued because the owner verbally harassed non-white employees with racially charged language.
Black congressional staff walked out of their jobs on Thursday in a peaceful protests with their hands up in solidarity with similar protests around the country.
Yaasmeen Castanada is in critical condition after a life threatening allergic reaction, called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, triggered by taking a friend’s medication.
Zoe Saldana gave birth to twin boys this week but that didn’t stop her from ripping into Sony execs Amy Pascal and Scott Rudin over their distasteful emails
The AKAs, Alphas, Zetas and Sigmas encourage members to participate in police brutality protests wearing paraphernalia while DST draws ire for restricting what their members can wear.
UPTOWN’s 2015 Weddings & Travel Issue is now on newsstands.
A powerful storm hits Northern California, causing power outages, severe flooding, and massive travel delays.