UVA grants full alumni status to black nurses who earned it decades ago | UVA Magazine

Some 20 years ago, longtime friends Louella Walker (Nurs ’58) and Mary Jones (Nurs ’61).

A.L. Lewis: Florida’s first black millionaire remembered | NBC News

FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. — They called him Fafa. A.L. Lewis loomed large in the Jacksonville.

Juanita Abernathy, civil rights icon, dies | AJC

Rosalind Bentley, Ernie Suggs, AJCIn this April 18, 1963 file photo, Coretta Scott King, left,.

Breffu: a slave, a rebel, a fighter – and a woman almost invisible to history | The Guardian

Early one November morning in 1733 on St Jan, a small island in the Danish.

Erika Alexander Found Power In Hollywood’s Rejection | Essence

Rejection is something all actors face. With Black actresses, there’s another layer of exclusion they.

How The African American Day Parade Has Celebrated Blackness For 50 Years | Blavity

Every third Sunday in September, a grand parade celebrating everything that is good and Black.

Busing Ended 20 Years Ago. Today Our Schools Are Segregated Once Again | TIME

Busing, the transporting of public school children to end racial segregation, was thrust back into.

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s Patriotism Questioned During 9/11 Ceremony: ‘Why Your Confusion?’ | The Root

Aside from doing nothing in response to mass shootings, one of America’s favorite pastimes is.

Chance the Rapper Opens Up About Meeting His Wife at 9 Years Old: ‘Let’s Get Married!’ | People

Chance the Rapper and his wife have a love story for the ages. The Grammy.

Is Life Retroactive? | Slate

At the white-hot center of retroactivity doctrine and federal/state jurisdiction roils an oral argument that.