Category : West

by Editor Admin - 4 months ago

Black Voters are the Cornerstone of the Democratic Party

Trump is increasingly highlighting his pitch to African Americans as Democrats struggle to decide amongst a crowded field. Political observers understand that Trump is unlikely to win more than ten percent of the Black vote. But it is also understood...

by Editor Admin - 4 months ago

Black History: Mardi Gras Celebrations

By Dianne Anderson As a young boy, Jesse Johnson remembers standing in front of his grandmother’s house at the very edge of the street, trying to grab his handful of beads thrown from the passing car. The ten-year-old was keeping with the long-...

by Editor Admin - 4 months ago

Bowers Museum Recognizes Early Greats

By Dianne Anderson Musical iconoclasts, such as the likes of Armstrong, Ellington, and the Nicholas Brothers, pioneered some of the first beats of the nation’s foundation that the world continues to jam on today. Coming up, the Bowers Museum wi...

by Editor Admin - 4 months ago

Walking With Woodson in History

By Dr. Maulana Karenga Again, so we might remember and raise up, pursue and do the good. We owe this month of meditation, celebration and recommitment to increased study of our history to Dr. Carter G. Woodson (1875-1950), the founder of Black Histor...