Monday, November 23, 2020

‘Weeping Time’ author discusses slave auctions

Anne C. Bailey’s research on slave auctions ultimately formed the basis for the 2017 nonfiction book, “The Weeping Time.’’

New #MeToo PSAs spotlight sexual violence survivors

BY ASHLEY LEE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS KEN MURRAY/NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS Tarana Burke started the #MeToo movement in...

Report shows why many Blacks not ready to retire

For most African Americans, even the most sophisticated planning tools lead to the same result: Retirement has fast become a pie-in-the-sky...

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....

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...

Convictions overturned of 10 framed by cop

Former Chicago officer served 22 months in prison for false drug charges STACEY WESCOTT/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Zarice Johnson...

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...

HONORING AN ICON

Celebrating the legacy of civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. BY STACEY...

women ON THE MOVE

ONYX Magazine honors trailblazing women across Florida who have made significant strides in their professions and communities.

Miami aviation association to honor Tuskegee Airman

Lt. Col. Harold Brown SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER A Tuskegee Airman and other aviation...