In Detroit and beyond, the Black community tends to close its eyes and lips to suicide, although hard numbers tell a different story. Maybe it's time to talk about this tragic and taboo topic.
It's a dilemma for Black ministers and the church community: They've preached against homosexuality, but now, the president has expressed support. Where does this leave LGBT folks of faith?
B.L.A.C. Detroit took a summer trip along the iconic southeast Michigan road. From food and spas to ballrooms and rock climbing, discover what we found!
The venue broke records with its 13th annual fundraiser
The artist's work is on display in 2012 at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History. Read his exclusive B.L.A.C. Detroit interview.
From adults to kids, these problems impact the Black community—but are often silenced. Here's what to watch for, and how you can help someone in trouble.
Miller was shot and killed when an off-duty police officer's gun discharged after she hugged him
If "everyone does it," we should all be aware.
Miss television as you know it? You’ve probably got DirecTV and are on the losing end of Viacom’s attempt to rob the company blind
If you’re a famous actor like Michael Clarke Duncan, then medical bills are probably not a problem. But what if you’re not?
CHW Museum exhibit celebrates the work of artist Jerry Pinkney