Monday, November 23, 2020

‘Black Panther’ a powerful force at box office everywhere, including Africa

BY RYAN FAUGHNDER LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Marvel Studios and Ryan Coogler’s blockbuster superhero movie “Black Panther” has become a legitimate global juggernaut, grossing a jaw-dropping $427...

To get ‘reparations,’ should we call it something else?

The moral justice of the reparations proposition is unassailable.   African nations and economies...

Lonnie Bunch named new secretary of Smithsonian

PHOTO COURTESY OF LBJ LIBRARY/WIKIMEDIA COMMONS Lonnie Bunch is the founding director of the National Museum of African American History and...

Cory Booker hates public schools

U.S. Senator Cory Booker (DN.J.) announced his presidential campaign last week. There’s plenty about Booker’s record worth...

‘I may not get there with you’

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. / 1929 – 1968 JAY JONES/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS...

A day in Corinth

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

Nigerian nun shames Catholic Church for silence on sex abuse

Sister Openibo BY TRICE EDNEY NEWSWIRE/GLOBAL INFORMATION NETWORK A Nigerian nun faced a Vatican summit...

Malcolm X was ‘our Black shining prince’

Editor’s note – Actor Ossie Davis delivered this eulogy at Faith Temple Church of God In Christ in New York City...

At Democratic debate, candidates vow to fight racism

JUSTIN SULLIVAN/GETTY IMAGES/TNS Ten Democratic presidential hopefuls were chosen from the larger field of candidates to participate in the debate Thursday...

Annual Key West remembrance of slave trade victims set for March 25

The annual Key West observance of the International Day of Remembrance of the victims of slavery and the Trans-Atlantic slave trade takes place at...