DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

Never to be forgotten In 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. pointed to a bullet hole in a St. Augustine hotel he stayed in while...

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The Smithsonian Institution’s national museum has become the premier place for Black history and culture BY BREANNA EDWARDS THEROOT.COM The National Museum of African American History and...

Unified and organized

Walkouts for gun restrictions go national BY JENNY JARVIE AND KURTIS LEE LOS ANGELES TIMES / TNS PARKLAND – Students across the country – from middle...

CALL THE AUDITORS OR I’LL CALL THE FEDS

That’s what a disgusted Bethune-Cookman trustee is telling his alma mater amid questions about forged signatures, financial mismanagement and millions allegedly spent without the...

‘Our God is Marching On’

Dr. Martin Luther King’s 1965 speech on voting rights resonates still Click for more...

Teaching kids about food, science connection

Former White House chef helps create gardens, lesson plans BY JOYCE GANNON PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE PITTSBURGH — As executive pastry chef at the White House under...

Toddler schools Target clerk on doll choice

BY YESHA CALLAHAN THEROOT.COM Two-year-old Sophia was promised by her parents, Brandi and Nick Benner, that if she successfully pooped on her potty for a month,...

New book lays out Supreme Court’s stance on slavery

DR. GLENN C. ALTSCHULER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER In February 1865, during a debate over an appropriation to fund a bust of Roger Taney,...

Pick me to lay the wreath

Who would you entrust to lay a wreath near a tomb of four American heroes who risked their lives in World War I? If...

FAMU, Lockheed Martin sign agreement for NASA space exploration project

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Florida A&M University (FAMU) Interim President Dr. Larry Robinson and Scott Jones, Lockheed Martin director of Supply Chain Management on...

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