- Truck Driver Who Drove Through George Floyd Protesters in Minneapolis Chargedby Joe Jurado on October 22, 2020 at 11:30 pm
A truck driver who drove through a group of protesters on a bridge in Minneapolis now faces two criminal charges. Read more...
- White Supremacist Group Recorded Plotting Paramilitary Trainings, Insists They’re Totally Not Domestic Terrorists or Anythingby Joe Jurado on October 22, 2020 at 11:00 pm
Secret recordings published by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) revealed that a white nationalist group plotted paramilitary training for its […]
- Jacksonville Family Demands Justice for 19-Year-Old Black Man Fatally Shot by Police Outside Chicagoby Zack Linly on October 22, 2020 at 10:30 pm
A grieving family is demanding answers and justice after a 19-year-old Black man was fatally shot by a police officer in Waukegan, Ill.—a suburb of […]
- Colorado Trailer Park Owner Threatens to Increase Rent Should Biden Win Electionby Joe Jurado on October 22, 2020 at 10:00 pm
Further proving you don’t have to be a politician to suppress the vote, the landlord of a Colorado trailer park threatened to increase rent for tenants […]
- The Seattle Seahawks Are Making Googly Eyes at Free Agent Headache Antonio Brown as His 8-Game Suspension Draws to a Close: 'We're in It'by Jay Connor on October 22, 2020 at 9:30 pm
Antonio Brown is the David Ruffin of the NFL.Read more...
- Here's What Will Happen After Election Dayby Michael Harriot on October 22, 2020 at 9:05 pm
This is the second half of our two-part series predicting the likeliest scenarios for the 2020 election and its aftermath.Read more...
- Meet Kristen Welker, the 1st Black Woman to Moderate a Presidential Debate Solo in Almost 30 Yearsby Anne Branigin on October 22, 2020 at 8:30 pm
Even though tens of millions of American voters have already made up their minds about who ought to be the next president of the United States, many are still […]
- The 10 Best Deals of October 22, 2020by Juliana Clark on Kinja Deals, shared by Gabe Carey to The Root on October 22, 2020 at 8:00 pm
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- LSU Bans Odell Beckham Jr. for Two Years As Part of Self-Imposed Penalties for Improper Paymentsby Jay Connor on October 22, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Remember when you got bad grades in school or forgot to do your chores for the 47th time? Then before your parents could take off their belt or banish you to […]
- Feels Like Spring: Ivy Park's New Palette Takes Us From Lemonade to Emerald Cityby Maiysha Kai on The Glow Up, shared by Maiysha Kai to The Root on October 22, 2020 at 7:30 pm
If, like me, you are currently gazing out of the window listlessly, trying to soak up whatever gray, rainy daylight you can as it gets a minute shorter every […]
- Recording Academy Announces Black Leadership Council to Amplify Black Voicesby Tonja Renée Stidhum on The Grapevine, shared by Tonja Renée Stidhum to The Root on October 22, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Imagine a Grammy-based Guardians of the Galaxy elite force of equity and inclusion heroes, whose mission is to make sure Black voices are amplified... Read […]
- A Black Girl Who Is Magical: Lovie Simone Talks Self-Healing, Combating Colorism and The Craft: Legacyby Felice León on The Glow Up, shared by Felice León to The Root on October 22, 2020 at 6:30 pm
Lovie Simone first watched the 1996 film The Craft when she was preparing for an audition.Read more...