Georgia State University will be thanking Ludacris for his efforts to give back to GSU students by rewarding the Southern rap king with an honorary degree at the school’s upcoming spring commencement ceremony.

Two Black students at Georgia State University found themselves in an unlikely run-in with authorities after a professor, also Black, called campus police on them for arriving to her class just two minutes late.


ATLANTA (AP) — Some Georgia State University students are demanding that Atlanta’s mayor remove a prominent statue of Henry Grady from downtown. Grady was a 19th Century newspaper editor who advocated for a “New South” after the Civil War. A plaque on the statue, which was erected in 1891, describes him as a patriot. But […]


SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Racial disparities have narrowed across the U.S. criminal justice system over 16 years, though blacks are still significantly more likely to be behind bars than whites, new federal figures show. Racial gaps broadly declined in local jails, state prisons, and among people on probation and parole, according to the study released […]

The president of Georgia Southern University released a statement addressing a student’s use of a racial slur in a text. A screenshot circulating on social media allegedly shows a conversation between two new roommates.  The two ladies were getting acquainted with each other, but then the roommate slipped up and sent a message which read, […]