Monday, September 28, 2020

NOT LOVIN’ IT

A Miami law firm is representing former Black McDonald’s franchise owners in a $1 billion- dollar discrimination suit. FROM WIRE REPORTS A Miami-based law firm has...

Chadwick Boseman’s ‘Black Panther’ family asks: ‘How do you honor a king?’

BY CHRISTI CARRAS LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS The cast and creatives of “Black Panther” are celebrating the life of their onscreen king, Chadwick Boseman, who died Friday...

Florida Department of Health Issues Daily Update on COVID-19

TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Health (DOH), in order to provide more comprehensive data, releases a report on COVID-19 cases in Florida once per...

Plans underway for HBCU football in the spring

BY ANDREAS BUTLER FLORIDA COURIER For fans hoping to attend a Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) and Florida A&M University (FAMU) game in the coming months, it’s still...

Florida among states ramping up Black history lessons

BY MARSHA MERCER STATELINE.ORG.TNS Through his high school years in Orlando in the 1990s, Florida state Sen. Randolph Bracy never heard a word about a massacre...

Police shooting of Black man in Wisconsin sparks more outrage, protests

ANOTHER HEARTBROKEN FAMILY The family of Jacob Blake, including sister Megan Beltcher (second from left), father Jacob Blake (center), mother Julia Jackson (second from right)...

THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE EQUALIZER: PART 1-THE REVOLUTIONARY

A slap in the face in third grade launched Alvin Wellington Barlow on a successful legal career. His current goal: Transforming Florida’s criminal justice...

Black senator shares his personal story at RNC

BY MELANIE MASON LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Sen. Tim Scott, the highest-ranking Black Republican in Congress, painted Democrats as wanting to radically transform America and offered his...

Judge sides with unions on reopening Florida schools

BY DARA KAM NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Accusing the state of ignoring the Florida Constitution, a Leon County circuit judge on Monday sided with...

JUDGE SIDES WITH UNIONS ON REOPENING SCHOOLS

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Dara Kam Corcoran TALLAHASSEE - Accusing the state of ignoring the Florida Constitution, a Leon County circuit judge on Monday sided with...