Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Speaking though the music

MOREHOUSE COLLEGE / 152ND ANNIVERSARY As part of Morehouse College’s annual Founders’ Week activities,...

ANOTHER WEEK, ANOTHER LAWSUIT

Another Bethune-Cookman University alumnus sues his alma mater as the long controversy over a now-completed $72 million dorm project continues, and there may be...

Gregory’s book breaks down Black history

BY JIM HIGGINS MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL/TNS Fairly and with a touch of humor, the late Dick Gregory describes himself and his purpose in the opening pages...

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...

Senate looks to clear way for guns at churches

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A controversial gun-rights proposal that was sidetracked last year in...

Senator to Edward Waters College graduates: Start a business, buy property and think big

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Florida State Senator Chris Smith gave his first commencement address on May 9, addressing 139 graduates of Jacksonville’s Edward Waters...

‘Next Generation Legal Summit’ motivates Orlando students

Students from Jones High School in Orlando visit the law school. SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER

Could B-CU cost Virginia Union a president?

The Root has published a three-part series covering the years-old saga of finance and management issues at...

Muslim teen writes #BlackLivesMatter 100 times on Stanford application and gets accepted

BY MONIQUE JUDGE THEROOT.COM Is your activism performative or substantive? One New Jersey teen knew exactly how to show his answer to that question when filling...

Family of girl killed in school fight seeks answers

RaNiya Wright is pictured with her mother, Ashley, on a GoFundMe page for the 10-year-old’s funeral costs. BY...