Owners of Shea Moisture apologize for ad

FROM WIRE REPORTS The Black-owned hair company that produces the Shea Moisture hair product has apologized for using White women in an ad for a...

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity’s Tampa youth group wins top award at Conclave

SPECIAL TO THE COURIER The youth organization of the Tampa chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity received the Southern Region Outstanding Chapter Award at the...

Black Girl Magic on the big screen

‘A Wrinkle in Time’ making history with Black female director and star BY RONDA RACHA PENRICE URBAN NEWS SERVICE “Black cinema” and “blockbuster” are suddenly becoming synonymous....

New book of essays explores King’s political philosophy

By Dr. Glenn C. Altschuler Special to The Florida Courier In “Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community?’’ (1967), Martin Luther King Jr. examined...

HURRICANE IRMA – Thank the meteorologists for lives spared

Forecasting, satellite monitoring and government planning have dramatically improved in recent decades. BY MATT PEARCE, MOLLY HENNESSY-FISKE AND EVAN HALPER LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS NAPLES – During a...

New website helps diners find Black-owned restaurants

PHOTO COURTESY OF NNPA NEWSWIRE With the popularity and general necessity of food, one might wonder: Why there aren’t many more...

Author takes dramatically different approach to fixing ghettos

BY DR. GLENN ALTSCHULER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Along with many other Americans, White as well as Black, Tommie Shelby wants to see the day...

NEARLY 150 YEARS OF PRODUCING LEADERS

Morehouse College seeks rebound in finances and enrollment as it prepares to celebrate sesquicentennial. BY JANEL DAVIS ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION (TNS) ATLANTA — When Philip Rucker told people...

Author shares personal story in book on obesity

An Orlando author is sharing her personal story about dealing with a family member’s obesity in her book, “Thru Thick & Think, Facing Obesity...

THE GROWING DIVERSITY AT HBCUS

Morgan State is an example of an historically Black university that’s growing from a boost of Hispanic, White and international students.

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