Thursday, October 1, 2020

TWO SIMONES, MUCH RESPECT

Texas swimmer wins two golds and two silvers STORIES BY CHAREAN WILLIAMS FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM/TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE RIO DE JANEIRO – When Simone Manuel woke up on...

WE DO HAVE CHOICES

Florida’s Black Republicans, Bernie Sanders fans and non-party-affiliated voters have choices other than Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Here’s brief info on two credible...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Obama defends his record; the London Olympics Four years ago, the Florida Courier reported on President Obama’s speech to the National Urban League, which focused...

Out of control

Baltimore PD ‘routinely’ discriminates BY KEVIN RECTOR THE BALTIMORE SUN / TNS BALTIMORE – Baltimore police routinely violated the constitutional rights of residents by conducting unlawful stops...

Black farmers continue plow against USDA

Complaints continue about land being seized, families driven from land BY BARRINGTON M. SALMON TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE For more than two decades, Black farmers have driven...

‘POWER CONCEDES NOTHING…

…without a demand,’ said Frederick Douglass in 1857. After criticism from established civil rights organizations, Black Lives Matter-affiliated groups finally put forth a list...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Black farmers and the Deepwater Horizon disaster. Six years ago, the Florida Courier reported Black farmers’ efforts to settle a long-standing lawsuit against the U.S....

Death by cop unites Blacks and Whites

North Carolina city comes together after Black man killed last month by officer BY JAWEED KALEEM LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS ASHEVILLE, N.C. — When a White officer launched...

SEEN AND HEARD

As Democrats start the 2016 presidential campaign in earnest, Black women play key roles in the convention and in making the case for Hillary...

Florida Courier wins more awards for writing, photos

FROM STAFF REPORTS Continuing its award-winning ways in 10 years as a statewide newspaper, the Florida Courier has racked up three awards from the Florida...