Monday, July 6, 2020

‘We’re not our hair’

Bill would protect people who wear natural hairstyles GARY CORONADO/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Owner Kim Dafney braids cornrows...

Why hug a cop who killed your brother?

It is hard for many African Americans to understand why a Black man would embrace the White...

Obama carefully weighs in on refugees ban

BY MICHAEL A. MEMOLI TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Former President Barack Obama has offered his first public comment on the conduct of his successor, saying...

African American Civil War Museum expanding

Renovation of D.C. facility honoring Black veterans expected to open in fall 2020 PHOTOS BY ROY LEWIS/TRICE...

Injustice of Central Park Five case should give Florida pause

There are 340 people on Florida’s death row. Without a thorough investigation into the state’s criminal justice...

FEMA extends application deadline to Nov. 24

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER The deadline for Hurricane Irma survivors in all 48 designated Florida counties to register for FEMA individual disaster assistance has...

Marlon Wayans fondly remembers John Witherspoon, his ‘second Pops’

John Witherspoon starred with Marlon and Shawn Wayans in the “The Wayans Bros.’’ series on the WB network.

REMEMBERING ‘THE GREATEST’

Courier photojournalist shares his experience in Louisville during Muhammad Ali’s funeral BY DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR. FLORIDA COURIER Muhammad Ali was a hero to many people around...

A new Omega man

OMEGA PSI PHI FRATERNITY, INC. Minister Louis Farrakhan (seated), longtime leader of...

Frozen food line next for LaBelle

Patti LaBelle BY TANAY HUDSON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM Besides being one of the most respected and iconic...