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PBS: Premiere of Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart 

THIRTEEN’s American Masters Launches Season 32 With the U.S. Broadcast Premiere of Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart January 19 on PBS Featuring Tony Award-winning actress Anika Noni Rose as...

NAACP Board Elects Derrick Johnson President & CEO

BALTIMORE. MD - The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), America's largest and original legacy civil rights organization, has unanimously elected...

Federal Reserve Gets First Out, Black Chief

History was made in Atlanta , as its Federal Reserve Bank named Raphael Bostic, a University of Southern California economics professor, as its first...

‘Moonlight’ Wins Best Picture Oscar

Hollywood gave a standing ovation to an unlikely recipient last night, honoring the indie story of a young, gay Black man dealing with inner-city...

Trump is one example why we need Black History Month

February 1 begins Black History Month, a national annual observance since 1926, honoring and celebrating the achievements of African Americans. To commemorate its start President...

The Forward makes important statement in featuring Jews of African decent

Every year, The Forward, America’s foremost Jewish new source, compiles a list of the 50 most important Jews in America. Today, the paper came...

National Park Service Teams Up with Omega Psi Phi to Preserve...

  WASHINGTON – The National Park Service (NPS) and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. (OPPF), have signed an agreement to work together to protect, preserve,...

63,000+ Celebrate HBCU Marching Band Excellence

ATLANTA, GA - A near capacity crowd rocked the Georgia Dome at the 14th annual Honda Battle of the Bands (HBOB) Invitational Showcase. The annual marching band...

United Nations Unveils “The Ark of Return” Memorial to Victims of...

United Nations Unveils "The Ark of Return" Memorial to Victims of Slavery NEW YORK - The United Nations announced today the observance of the...

Obama Speaks In Selma On ‘Bloody Sunday’ Anniversary

On the fiftieth anniversary of a horrifying incident in Selma, Alabama, in which hundreds of peaceful civil-rights marchers were brutally attacked by police officers,...