Thursday, April 9, 2020

Tag: Paul Robeson

Guest on ‘Am Joy’ Finds Perfect Paul...

On the Sept. 24 edition of MSNBC's "AM Joy," journalist Joy Reid and panelists discuss former NFL coach Mike Ditka's reaction to the national...

Director Steve McQueen Working on ‘Dream Project’:...

Director Steve McQueen, who is behind 12 Years a Slave, is collaborating with actor/singer Harry Belafonte for his next project. The Oscar-winning director has chosen the...

10 Artists of the Harlem Renaissance Who...

Zora Neale Hurston One of the all-time influential authors, Zora Neale Hurston, has close ties to the Harlem Renaissance. Through her writings, Robert Hemenway wrote...

8 Black Celebrities You Didn’t Know Attempted...

Ken Griffey Jr. In 1988, former All-Star baseball player Ken Griffey Jr. attempted suicide. According to reports, Griffey tried to end his life by swallowing...

24 Black Celebs Who Risked Fame &...

Muhammad Ali Former professional boxer Muhammad Ali is generally considered among the greatest heavyweights in the sport's history. A controversial and even polarizing figure during...