This teenager used her father's Diabetes diagnosis as motivation for The Happy Organization--youth-lead nonprofit with a mission to engage/educate/inspire generations of healthy, active, positive, purposeful youth.
Aziz Ansari Explains Why the Khan Family Is Drake to Donald Trump's Meek Mill
Aziz Ansari compares the feud between Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and a Gold Star military family to the beef between rappers Meek Mill and Drake. (The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon)
The Root 100 2016 honoree, Adam John Foss is the former Assistant District Attorney in Suffolk County, MA and he's fighting the good fight for young people of color by training prosecutors so they don't see these kids as criminals.
Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal is joined in the studio by Daryl Atkinson to talk about mass incarceration's impact on America. Atkinson is a senior staff attorney at the Southern Coalition for Social Justice.
Mumia Abu-Jamal Speaks Out from Jail on New Pennsylvania Law Silencing Prisoners
democracynow wrote: http://democracynow.org - Pennsylvania Republican Gov. Tom Corbett is set to sign into law a bill critics say will trample the free speech rights of prisoners. Last week, lawmakers openly said they passed the legislation as a way to target one of the state's most well-known prisoners: journalist and former Black Panther, Mumia Abu-Jamal, who was convicted in 1982 of killing of a Philadelphia police officer, but has long maintained his innocence.
There's a refugee crisis in Italy and there's hardly anyone talking about it. Over 150,000 Africans migrated across the Mediterranean for safety and thousands have died on their way. This is their story.