Thursday, May 23, 2019

Tag: Malcolm X

Black Woman Charged, Has Home Raided by...

A North Carolina woman says she feared for her life after half a dozen Garner Police officers raided her home last week, seizing several...

Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis Get Harlem...

The late actors and activists Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis had a street in Harlem, N.Y, named after them on Saturday.

After GOP Blocks Resolution to Recognize Kaepernick’s...

A resolution to celebrate Black History Month in Wisconsin hit a snag before passing Tuesday when Republican lawmakers commanded the name of activist and free-agent...

Quincy Jones Says Ray Charles Got Him...

It wasn’t that long ago that Quincy Jones lit up the Internet when he gave that tell-all interview to Variety. During that conversation, he...

Cardi B Slammed By Bernice King, MLK...

Cardi B has issued an apology after a "Real Housewives" parody of her portraying the late icon Coretta Scott King drew criticism from the leader's...

Schomburg Library Purchases Once-Missing Part of Malcolm...

NEW YORK (AP) — For decades, a burning question loomed over a towering 20th-century book: "The Autobiography of Malcolm X": What happened to the...

Student Barred from Wearing ‘Malcolm x’ Sweater...

A Queens student barred from having the name "Malcolm X" embroidered on his school sweatshirt beamed with joy this weekend after an unexpected visit...

Queens Assistant Principal Bars Teen from Embroidering...

A Queens school is accused of being culturally insensitive after flatly rejecting a student's request to have his name, Malcolm X, stitched on the...

How and Why Barack Obama Purposely Learned...

Is an American story tragic if the hero becomes a massive success, if he follows the same rules others use to obtain greatness and...

How Should the Black Church Serve the...

The church has always played a significant role in the history of Black people. It has been both a pacifier of Black struggle and...

What Would Malcolm X Say About ‘Negro’...

What would Malcolm X have to say about the Black celebrities meeting with Trump? There is no need to guess because the Black nationalist...

Watch Official Trailer of Film Influenced by...

The first full trailer for the James Baldwin-inspired documentary, "I Am Not Your Negro" arrives online Thursday, Jan. 5. The film, directed by Haitian filmmaker...

5 Pieces of Rosa Park’s Civil Rights...

On this day in history, Rosa Parks famously refused to give up her seat on the bus. However, she did far more than what...

Watch: Social Experiment Confirms Devastating Impact White...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RNfEgfOhL-o In a social experiment conducted by SA NETHER TV and posted last Friday, the host performed several man-on-the-street interviews asking people to choose among...

How Steel Sharpened Steel: The Connection Between...

In the center of Nairobi, Kenya, there’s a street with dozens of shops that sell school uniforms and household goods. The street, which also...

Archaeologists to Dig at Malcolm X’s Boston...

A background discovery is expected to take place Tuesday, as archaeologists search the old stomping ground of African-American leader and prominent figure, Malcolm X. Boston...

Black, Brown Residents of Brazil’s Favelas Say They...

After successfully hosting the 2014 World Cup, Brazil is gearing up for another international tournament— the 2016 Olympics. However, not everyone is happy at...

‘Make The Victim Look Like He’s the...

Why is America still discussing the “Ferguson Effect?” The term refers to the misguided and fallacious notion that, in light of the killing of...

Louis E. Lomax: The Man Who Introduced...

Born in 1922, Louis E. Lomax was raised by a prominent Valdosta, Georgia, family who pruned him from youth for his eventual greatness. From...

What Malcolm X Says in This Video...

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