Tag: Jim Crow

The great Jackie Robinson remains one of the icons in Major League Baseball. Photo Courtesy of National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.
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The great Jackie Robinson remains one of the icons in Major League Baseball. Photo Courtesy of National Baseball...

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photo credit: DIG13615-215 via photopin (license) Washington, DC- The John Lewis Documentary Project is the much anticipated film...

African Americans have lost their blackness. As a race, the identity crisis of this group people shifted somewhere...

Photo courtesy of Fox Searchlight Much have been said about “12 Years a Slave.” The epic slave film,...

  photo credit: Keith Allison via photopin cc A slur is a slur. No matter how you cover...

Jason Collins at work. Credit: Washington Wizards Jackie Robinson didn’t have the option of playing it safe. Jason...

Photo Credit:PRNewsFoto/Hotels.com The Republican Party today has a race neutral and culturally accommodating philosophy.  What that means is...

Commentary  By M. Starita Boyce Ansari, Ph.D. (Black News)-Fifty years ago, Americans from community after community came together...

 The Black Power era in America has been sliced and diced by so many people and in so...

Credit: Free images from acobox.com By Marjorie Valbrun America’s Wire WASHINGTON—Recent public opinion polls show that more whites...

Bernice King and Martin Luther King, III, children of the late Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., viewed the inscription wall while touring the construction site of the Washington, DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial./PRNewswire
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The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is one that is long overdue and a fitting tribute to...

By Dennis J. Freeman There are a lot of haters. More than a few doubters have bashed the...

Speaker John Boehner is the face of the Republican Party./Photo Credit: PR Newswire By Dennis J. Freeman  Commentary...

By Dennis J. Freeman   news4usonline.com Black History Month Feature        The NBA would not be where it is today without the...

By Dennis J. Freeman news4usonline.com Black History Month Feature We can never forget of the anguish and terror...

By Dennis J. Freeman        We have been silent for too long. It is now the time to act....

By Dennis J. Freeman We knew it would come sooner or later. Black folks knew it had been...