A young Don Quixote from Washington, D.C.'s Ward 8 seeks a goal that has
eluded residents of the nation's capital for over two centuries: full
voting rights and control of their city's government.
Sculptor and printmaker Elizabeth Catlett, renowned
for her dignified portrayals of African-American and Mexican women, has died. She was 96.
Readers at About.com voted Oprah Winfrey as the
entrepreneur they most admire in a recent poll, beating out Bill Gates and Richard Branson.
Bobby Rush (D-Ill.), was escorted out of the House chamber for wearing a hoodie to show solidarity w/ slain teenager Trayvon Martin.
Esperanza Spalding's new cd shows the young artist’s range and blends her jazz
background with pop elements.
NBA legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson is primed to test his talents in
another sport. He currently heads a group set to purchase the L.A. Dodgers.
In a YouTube video titled “Black Man Angry at Angry Birds,” a Black man
berates the addictive nature of the mobile
game, "Angry Birds".
Blacks in Madison County, Ala., are earning more and achieving more education than they did in the past, according to the 2010 census
First Lady Michelle Obama joined A-listers at Locanda Restaurant in Tribeca on Monday to raise funds for the Obama campaign.
The Kony2012 Campaign heats up as a nonprofit advocacy group launches an online appeal for the capture and delivery of Joseph Kony.