Monday, December 9, 2019

Tag: alice walker

Zora Neale Hurston’s Book About an Emancipated...

A book penned by acclaimed African-American author Zora Neale Hurston in 1931 is finally hitting store shelves, nearly 87 years after it was first...

9 Black Celebs Who Went Public About...

Lil Kim Rapper Lil' Kim was 18 when she found out she was carrying the child of her lover,  fellow rapper Biggie Smalls,  Notorious B.I.G.  Smalls...

Women’s Center Denies Alice Walker Disinvited to...

Alice Walker, the renowned author of "The Color Purple," won’t be joining the University of Michigan at the 50th anniversary of their Center for...

Alicia Keys To Perform In Israel Despite...

Alicia Keys announced on Friday that she would still be performing in Israel on July 4th despite Alice Walker’s open letter that begged Keys...

Women Reveal How Their Mothers Shaped Them

To mark the beginning of Black History Month, we wanted to dig a little deeper into the personal histories of some of our African-American...

The Voices of Our People:10 Must-Read Black...

Over the 400-year course of African-American history, there have been many inspirational, irreplaceable voices speaking to the hearts and minds of our people through literature....

Civil Rights Icons Gathers in NYC to...

A prestigious group of human rights icons from around the globe, including Alice Walker and Angela Davis, gathered in Manhattan earlier this week to...