One-third of Americans OK with blackface on Halloween

BY DAVID MATTHEWS NEW YORK DAILY NEWS / TNS In the 1930s, Jewish singer Al Jolson was known...

Celebrating Women all year long

By Wendy Zang, McClatchy-Tribune It wasn’t until 1987 that Congress declared March Women’s...

A day in Corinth

There’s plenty of culture and history to soak up during a quick visit to the Mississippi city.

Study finds most of the world failing at gender equality

ILLUSTRATION COURTESY OF NNPA NEWSWIRE Altogether, 2.8 billion girls and women live in countries that get either a “very poor” (59...

Farewell to another Pan-African warrior

Earl Grant, 89, a courageous and committed Pan-African warrior, died of what his doctors labeled heart failure...

Not about pride or making history

For many Black voters, 2020 is simply about beating Trump MARK Z. BARABAK/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Faya...

Africans are dying to become Europeans

Reports about African migrants dying to breathe free have become so normalized that they hardly register in...

369th Experience Band ties HBCU musicians to WWI Black history

A band of 42 musicians from HBCUs are traveling the country playing the sounds of the 369th Infantry Regimental Band that...

Oscars set record for most individual Black winners

Regina King, Ruth E. Carter and Hannah Beachler. BY TRACY BROWN LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS The...

‘In 1964, it’s the ballot or the bullet’

Editor’s note: Here are excerpts of a speech El Hajj Malik el Shabazz (Malcolm X) gave...

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