Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture - HuffPost Black Voices
iOS app Android app More
May 24, 2016

Here's Why Black People Don't Go Vegan

Black People Eating Meal Tom Merton via Getty Images

Newsflash: veganism is for the privileged. But privilege isn't always financial. If you're living such a safe, supported life that you can put the needs of animals before the needs of your community, that's a privilege

Supreme Court Bars GOP Congressmen From Defending Racially Gerrymandered Map

Athena Image
Joshua Roberts/Reuters

5 Things We Learned At 'EmpowerHer Conference' That All Black Girls Should Know

Blavity
Blavity

Obama Signs Bill Removing 'Oriental' and 'Negro' From Federal Laws

113th Congress Capitol Visitor Center Grace Meng M
Tom Williams via Getty Images

This Project Powerfully Captures The Wonders Of Black Joy

Black Joy Project Black Joy Instagram Black Joy In
The Black Joy Project

This State Is Making Sure That Blue Lives Matter

Athena Image
Melinda Deslatte/AP

Popular Nigerian 'Queens Of Africa' Doll Line Is Coming To America

Queens Of Africa
Amazon

Mom Of 'Stuff Curry' Has A Powerful Message For Fat-Shamers

Stuff Curry Steph Curry
Instagram/Getty Images

Supreme Court Rules Prosecutors Violated The Constitution When Excluding Black Jurors

Athena Image
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Valedictorian Dismissed From Walking At Graduation Due To His Beard

S
4 WWL

Modern African Women Don Their Ancestors' Clothing In Gorgeous Photos

Athena Image
Joana Choumali

Tiq Milan Opens Up About Trans Male Visibility, His Advocacy Work And Liberation

Tiq Milan
Courtesy of Tiq

Police Body Camera Video Shows Cops Tasering Hallucinating Man To Death

Chase Sherman
New York Times

One Woman Is Helping Black Kids See Themselves In Books

Books
Just Like Me!

George Zimmerman Gun Sells For $250,000

Athena Image
POOL New / Reuters

Drake, Beyoncé And Rihanna Lead 2016 BET Awards Nominations

Athena Image
Tibrina Hobson via Getty Images

Whitney Houston's Estate Says 'Voice' Hologram Not Right Or OK

37th Annual American Music Award Ama Amas Amas
Jeff Kravitz/AMA2009 via Getty Images

The Meme-fication Of The 'Spicy Latina'

Latinas
Instagram/latinas.be.like

Rare Copies Of 13th Amendment, Emancipation Proclamation Go On Sale

Arts Culture And Entertainment Bestof Topics Topix Toppics Toppix
Raymond Boyd via Getty Images

Sir Mix-A-Lot Responds To Blake Lively Over 'LA Face, Oakland Booty' Joke

Athena Image
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Former Inmate With Ph.D. Has Big Plans To Pay It Forward

Athena Image
DanHenson1 via Getty Images

Group Of Black Bernie Supporters Distributes Water To Newark Schools

Black Men For Bernie Bernie Sanders Supporters Newark School Kids Lead At Newark Schools
Black Men For Bernie Facebook Page

Tom Cotton Thinks America Isn't Locking Enough People Up

Capitol Congress Government Politics Senate Senate
Bill Clark via Getty Images

Ferguson Is Not Among The Most Dangerous Places In The World, Donald Trump

Reldbmtm3ec5b0wxd01
Jim Urquhart / Reuters

Comedian Quincy Jones Plans To 'Burn The Light' On Cancer With HBO Special

Quincy Jones Burn The Light
Janet Van Ham

Texas Grand Jury Does Not Indict Officer Who Fatally Shot Naked Teen

Athena Image
Phil McCarten / Reuters

Here's Proof George Washington Would Be Ashamed Of Donald Trump

SuperStock via Getty Images

Designing Ways To Move Beyond Diversity On Campus

Brian Allen
Photo by Kathleen Lucadamo

Here's What You Should Know About The State Of Black America

Black America
Getty

Airbnb Accused Of Discrimination Against Black Guests

Athena Image
Chesnot via Getty Images

Jesse Jackson Saw Greatness For Bernie Sanders Back In The '80s

Athena Image
ASSOCIATED PRESS

UW Madison Frat Suspended Over Racial Slurs

Athena Image
Terje Langeland via Getty Images

9 Bomb-Ass Swimwear Lines Designed By Black Women

Redstarcollection
Instagram/redstarcollection

Johnny Gill On His Return To The Top Of The Music Charts

Johnny Gill
J Skillz Entertainment

Fight Involving Black University Of Iowa Student Wasn't A Hate Crime, Police Say

Marcus Owens
WHO TV

100-Year-Old Makes A Dash To Break Guinness' 100-Meter Record

Fastest Runner
YouTube

Bid Of $138,900 Ends George Zimmerman Gun Auction

Athena Image
POOL New / Reuters

T.I. Wants To Raise Education Awareness Through New Challenge

Athena Image
Prince Williams via Getty Images

First Of Chibok Girls Kidnapped By Boko Haram Is Found, Parents Say

Topshots Horizontal
PIUS UTOMI EKPEI via Getty Images

Some Harsh Truths About The Life Of A Black Abortion Doctor In The Deep South

Athena Image
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Blake Lively’s 'LA Face, Oakland Booty' Joke Has Us Shaking Our Heads

Arts Culture And Entertainment Film Industry Celeb
Tony Barson via Getty Images

FOLLOW HUFFPOST

    1. HuffPost
    2. Black Voices
    1. HuffPost
    2. Black Voices
    1. HuffPost
    2. Black Voices
    3. View all RSS feeds

Watch Seniors Try And Fail To Resist Beyoncé's 'Lemonade'

Beyonce
Fine Brothers Entertainment

LeBron James Flopped So Hard That 'LMAO LeBron' Started Trending

Espn
ESPN

Prince Used To Throw Pajama Parties At Magic Johnson’s Movie Theater

Celebrities
Rindoff/Charriau via Getty Images

This Woman Is Walking 1,000 Miles Topless For Beautiful Reason

Scar
Scar Story

Stop Policing Women's Voices

Athena Image
Alberto Ruggieri via Getty Images

We're Starting To Get A Bad Feeling About Brazil's New Interim President

Athena Image
Ueslei Marcelino / Reuters

Rosario Dawson Wants Latinos To 'Crash' The Democratic And Republican Convention

Athena Image
Michael Tran via Getty Images

Beyoncé And Her ‘Proud Dad' Put Their Love On Top In Rare Photo Together

Beyonce
Instagram

Aspiring Teen Model Proves That Autism Won't Hold Him Back

Rj Peete Teen Model Autism Andrew Macpherson
Andrew Macpherson

Paley Center Recognizes Hispanic Achievement In TV, And It’s About Time

Lucy And Desi
Michael Ochs Archives via Getty Images

These Dancers Take Adele's 'Love In The Dark' To A Magical Level

Ballerina
Instagram

The Coloring Book That Turns Into One Stunning Panel Of Wall Art

Entertainment
Neilson Barnard via Getty Images

High Schooler's Beyoncé-Inspired Prom Dress Is All Sorts Of Amazing

India Ross
Instagram

Curt Schilling Flat-Out Calls Stephen A. Smith 'A Racist,' Declines Debate

Athena Image
Cindy Ord via Getty Images

Usain Bolt Jokes That He’s Too Fast For Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes

Usain Bolt
NBC

9 Conversations Married Men Dread Having, According To Therapists

Athena Image
CSA-Printstock via Getty Images

Here’s What It’d Look Like If Asian Women Had Star Movie Roles

Tk
#StarringConstanceWu

It Took Steph Curry 118 Seconds To Score 15 Points And Blow Our Minds

Curry
Vine

Scared Of Trans People In Bathrooms? Here's One HUGE Thing You're Forgetting

Athena Image
Martin Diebel via Getty Images

Rick Ross Joins Forces With Wingstop To Launch Scholarship Program

Celebrities One Person Bestof Bestof Topics Topics Topix Topix Toppics Toppics Toppix Toppix
Aaron Davidson via Getty Images

Cristela Calls Out Presidential Candidates' Pandering To Latino Voters

Datg20150424
Lou Rocco via Getty Images

Todd Gurley Talks His Health, Player Safety And Kobe

Athena Image
Dilip Vishwanat via Getty Images

Serena Williams Is Back And Raring For Redemption

Athena Image
Alessandro Bianchi / Reuters

The Gap Between Black and White Mortality Is Narrowing

Athena Image
Thomas Barwick via Getty Images

Dascha Polanco On Why Hollywood Still Isn't Getting Diversity Right

Reldbmgf2eaab0n7001
Kevork Djansezian / Reuters

Try As She Might, Mariah Carey Still Can't Say Anything Nice About J.Lo

Athena Image
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Blac Chyna Has No Time For Your Body-Shaming

Celebrities
JB Lacroix via Getty Images

Dikembe Mutombo Swears There's No NBA Draft Lottery Conspiracy

Athena Image
Suhaimi Abdullah via Getty Images

Finally! Nude Leotards For All Skin Tones Are A Huge Leap Forward

Nude Leotards
Mahogany Blues Dance Apparel

These 'Celebrity Jeopardy!' Contestants Have No Idea Who Cam Newton Is

Jeopardy
Twitter

How Performance Art Questions The Way We Talk About Gender Today

Xaviera Simmons
Xaviera Simmons

7 Ways You Can Damage Your Kids By Staying In A Bad Marriage

Athena Image
ZenShui/Eric Audras via Getty Images

Single Mom Graduates From College To Set 'First Example' For Son

Graduation
Jelina Sheppard/Facebook

Follow Us

Most Commented Articles

Get Closer to BV

Find a Message Board

Discover conversations on everyone from Barack to Beyonce. There are nearly 50 forums, so click on a category below and find the right one for you.

Around the Web