Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Oscar win boosts fight to end hair discrimination

BY RONDA RACHA PENRICE URBAN NEWS SERVICE Matthew A. Cherry’s “Hair Love” Oscar win for Best Animated Short Film on Feb. 9 was a victory for...

Onyx to honor Joyner, Starr at June 25 awards program in Orlando

Onyx Magazine will present its 2th Annual Onyx Awards presented by LBS Foundation on June 25 at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing...

Back to back alleys?

Abortion fight heats up BY SANDHYA RAMAN CQ-ROLL CALL / TNS WASHINGTON – Advocates are...

NOW WHAT?

Florida Courier publisher Charles W. Cherry II provides a partial list of next steps for Black America. BY CHARLES W. CHERRY II, ESQ. THE FLORIDA COURIER Now...

Black boys need rites of passage programs

The year 2019 is important to African-American men because the opportunities are boundless and amazing. The...

Senior bishop to speak at FAMU’s summer commencement

Senior Bishop Adam Richardson SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Newly elevated African Methodist Episcopal (AME)...

SPECIAL REPORT: THE NEW AMERICANS

Teen immigrants struggle to grasp English, culture BY LIZ BOWIE BALTIMORE SUN (TNS) On that cold December afternoon, Monique Ngomba followed hundreds of students out the doors...

Supreme Court says ‘excessive fines’ are illegal

BY DAVID G. SAVAGELOS ANGELES TIMES / TNS WASHINGTON ‒ In a unanimous ruling, the Supreme Court said Wednesday...

Florida’s Supreme Court needs a Black jurist

The Florida Supreme Court lacks the diversity needed to satisfy the many legal needs of Florida’s divergent,...

State senators to get update on school safety

RICHARD GRAULICH/THE PALM BEACH POST/TNS Police tape is stretched outside of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School at the corner of Holmberg...