Yancey-Smith's children's book about her late son, "The Life Story of James Dewitt Yancey," is out now. We asked the woman behind the production hero's namesake foundation about the new book and her son's place in Black history.
In the shadow of Donald Trump's pledge to deport millions of undocumented immigrants and crack down on sanctuary cities, students at schools across the country are planning walk-outs and other actions to demand their campuses remain safe for undocumented people.
A video attributed to Scott Michael Greene showed him holding Confederate and American flags in front of Black game attendees. Another video he took depicts his interactions with school officials after being ejected.
Duke—a former Ku Klux Klan leader, current Senate candidate and Donald Trump supporter—railed against the Black Lives Matter movement and Jews during a controversial debate appearance at Dillard University, an historically Black institution.