The ACM Awards aren’t until Sunday, but Jimmie Allen’s already a winner: He was named this year’s New Male Artist of the Year ahead of the ceremony. He’s the first solo Black performer in ACM history to win a New Artist trophy, and he’s... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- WNBA star Renee Montgomery made the life-changing decision last year to leave her 11-year basketball career behind to advocate for racial justice. Though leaving her stellar career with the Atlanta Dream was daunting, she's made... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Landmark legislation that would expand federal civil rights law to prohibit LGBTQ and gender identity discrimination in public accommodations received its first hearing in the Senate Wednesday more than five years since its inception... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- In 2019, when the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA Championship title, the dream moment quickly turned into a nightmare for the team's president, Masai Ujiri.ABC News' Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts... Read More.
BY: JADE LAWSON, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Even as many Americans celebrated Joe Biden's election win, some Black Americans and people of color knew work still had to be done. "Americans feel like we won a war," Toni Sanders, an activist based in... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The leader of Norway said gender equality is "essential for a sustainable recovery" from the global coronavirus-induced economic crisis, as reports around the world indicate women bear the brunt of unpaid labor amid... Read More.
By DANIELLE GENET and ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Megan Rapinoe is known for leading the U.S. Women’s National soccer team to victory at the 2015 and 2019 Women’s World Cup, but off the field, she’s become an... Read More.