Julián Castro announces he is running for president in 2020 – live updates | CBS

Julián Castro, the former Obama Housing and Urban Development secretary, announced that he is running.

Black Entrepreneur from Alabama Launches Telecom Company Already Valued at $5.9 Million | Black News

Tesix Wireless, a telecommunications company announced its launching in summer 2018. It has since garnered.

‘Looking For Lorraine’ Explores The Life Of The Author Of ‘A Raisin In The Sun’ | WBEZ 91.5 Chicago

By the time Lorraine Hansberry died in 1965 at just 34 years old, she had.

In defence of Alice Walker | Al Jazeera

Much has been said about Alice Walker in recent weeks, none of it good. It.

The Transatlantic Slave Trade: 500 Years Later the Diaspora Still Suffers | AFRO

Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier.

Legacy Russell Appointed Associate Curator at Studio Museum of Harlem | The Network Journal

Thelma Golden, chief curator at the Studio Museum of Harlem, today announced the appointment of.

Lauren Underwood sworn in as youngest ever black woman in Congress; Illinois’ freshmen Democrats vote Pelosi for speaker | Chicago Tribune

Three new Illinois Democrats were sworn into Congress on Thursday, capping a blue wave that.

Angela Davis Says She’s ‘Stunned’ After Award Is Revoked Over Her Views on Israel | The New York Times

Angela Davis, the activist and scholar, said this week that she was “stunned” after a.

London-Based Artist Pays Homage To Michelle Obama With Giant Mural | Travel Noire

Neequaye Dreph Dsane, an artist from Nottingham decided to pay homage to the first African-American.

50 Years After Their Mug Shots, Portraits of Mississippi’s Freedom Riders | The New York Times [Lens]

For seven months in 1961, hundreds of black and white volunteers descended on Southern bus.