Judge rejects Cosby’s arguments for appeal

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

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Farewell to another Pan-African warrior

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

Malcolm X was ‘our Black shining prince’

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Episcopal bishop breaks race, gender barriers

Bishop Phoebe Roaf is the first female and the first African American elected to lead the Episcopal Diocese of West Tennessee....

In neglected cemetery lie Black jockeys who helped create Kentucky Derby

ROBERT GAUTHIER/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Leon Nichols, 51, co-founder of Project to Preserve African-American Turf History, a group dedicated to educating people...

Lawmakers focuses on lack of Blacks on Sirius XM board

BY LAUREN VICTORIA BURKENNPA NEWSWIRE CONTRIBUTOR In a letter dated April 23, Congressional Black...

‘Exposing Slavery’ shows how photography shed light on human bondage

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How Singleton’s ‘Boyz n the Hood’ shaped the life of one boy from the...

JAY L. CLENDENIN/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNSJohn Singleton arrives at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles...

Director John Singleton dies at age 51

At age 24, Singleton became the first Black director nominated for an Oscar and the Academy Award’s youngest Best Director...

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