Anaheim welcomes NSBE

Anaheim (California) Mayor Tom Tait and Mayor Pro Tem Lucille Kring joined NSBE leaders at a press conference during NSBE’s 41st Annual Convention, at the Anaheim Convention Center today. In addition to press attendees, the […]


Ferguson’s Civil Rights Indictment

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department announced the findings of its two civil rights investigations related to Ferguson, Missouri.  The Justice Department found that the Ferguson Police Department (FPD) engaged in a pattern or practice of […]

Monday's Meditation

Remembering our Blackness

African Americans have lost their blackness. As a race, the identity crisis of this group people shifted somewhere in the early and mid-70s and never came back. Once the Civil Rights Movement era claimed victory […]


Shirley Chisholm Gets Stamp

February 1 News4usonline News 0

First African-American Woman Elected to Congress Joins Popular Black Heritage Stamp Series The U.S. Postal Service paid tribute to pioneering Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm with the issuance of a limited-edition 37th Black Heritage Forever Stamp during a […]

Monday's Meditation

Why I Became an Afrofuturist

November 18 News4usonline News 0

By Stafford L. Battle When I tell people I am an AFROFuturist, I usually get a blank stare. Then, there is the polite question: “What is AFROFuturism?” I explain that AFROFuturism is not a religion […]