Unita Blackwell, 86, First Black Mayor in Mississippi, Dies
    Black Experience
    May 17, 2019

    Unita Blackwell, 86, First Black Mayor in Mississippi, Dies

    Unita Blackwell, renowned civil rights activist and the first Black woman to become mayor in Mississippi, has died.
    Energy, Media Professionals Offer STEM Advice to Indy Youth at National Conference
    Black Experience
    May 16, 2019

    Energy, Media Professionals Offer STEM Advice to Indy Youth at National Conference

    The American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE), a national organization with a 50-year history of educating young people on…
    Lawmakers Propose Commission on Social Status of Black Males
    Black Experience
    May 15, 2019

    Lawmakers Propose Commission on Social Status of Black Males

    Wearing their signature red ties with images of black handprints, leaders and members of 5,000 Role Models of Excellence Project,…
    ANC Steels for Battle Against Ramaphosa
    AfricaNow
    May 15, 2019

    ANC Steels for Battle Against Ramaphosa

    A group of ANC veterans has warned South African President Cyril Ramaphosa that new deployments to Cabinet and public positions…
    BOOK REVIEW: ‘The Undefeated’ by Kwame Alexander, illustrations by Kadir Nelson
    Books
    May 15, 2019

    BOOK REVIEW: ‘The Undefeated’ by Kwame Alexander, illustrations by Kadir Nelson

    This book is just for you. But it's something you have to share because it's "for the unforgettable," too. It's…
    West Point Academy Graduates Largest-Ever Number of Black Women
    Black Experience
    May 13, 2019

    West Point Academy Graduates Largest-Ever Number of Black Women

    History was recently made at the United States Military Academy at West Point in New York when 32 Black women…
      D.C. Halfway House in Contractual Battle Gets Another Blow
      May 17, 2019

      D.C. Halfway House in Contractual Battle Gets Another Blow

      A D.C.-based halfway house -- already under scrutiny as it fights to renew its contract -- has hit yet another…
      MC Lyte Making Dreams a Reality for African-American Scholars
      May 17, 2019

      MC Lyte Making Dreams a Reality for African-American Scholars

      A social media post recognizing African-American scholars has gone viral and it’s all because of a hip-hop legend.
      Latest U.S. Attempt at Regime Change Hits a Snag
      May 16, 2019

      Latest U.S. Attempt at Regime Change Hits a Snag

      The crisis that has engulfed Venezuela represents an international power struggle that has, for the last five months, defied resolution.
      Russians Hacked Voter Databases During 2016 Elections, Florida Governor Reveals
      May 16, 2019

      Russians Hacked Voter Databases During 2016 Elections, Florida Governor Reveals

      Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced this week that Russian hackers gained access to voter databases in two counties in the…
      Energy, Media Professionals Offer STEM Advice to Indy Youth at National Conference
      May 16, 2019

      Energy, Media Professionals Offer STEM Advice to Indy Youth at National Conference

      The American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE), a national organization with a 50-year history of educating young people on…
      Lawmakers Propose Commission on Social Status of Black Males
      May 15, 2019

      Lawmakers Propose Commission on Social Status of Black Males

      Wearing their signature red ties with images of black handprints, leaders and members of 5,000 Role Models of Excellence Project,…
      D.C. Council Cuts UMC, Bucks Banneker in Budget
      May 15, 2019

      D.C. Council Cuts UMC, Bucks Banneker in Budget

      The D.C. Council approved Monday a drastic reduction for the city's only public hospital and rejected a top-ranked high school's…
      Howard’s Newest Graduates Continue a Tradition of Excellence
      May 15, 2019

      Howard’s Newest Graduates Continue a Tradition of Excellence

      On a picture-perfect morning, replete with sunshine and blue skies, Howard University illustrated why it has long been considered one…
      Banneker Relocation, Modernization in Question
      May 15, 2019

      Banneker Relocation, Modernization in Question

      As the D.C. Council nears the end of a budget process that will determine the likelihood of Benjamin Banneker Academic…

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