NAACP Image Awards brings out the glam crowd

Race, romance is center stage in Dr. Du Bois and Miss Ovington

LOS ANGELES-The entanglement of a love affair or a close friendship is always up for interpretation…

Julian Bond — American Revolutionary

One of Julian Bond’s heroes, Frederick Douglass, died at 77 in his Washington, D.C. home, cared…

Ferguson Decision: Fire and Anger

The reaction to a grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson, Missouri officer Darren Wilson for…

NAACP: A Salute to Black Theatre

Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest, largest and most widely recognized grassroots-based civil…

Sterling Mess a Black Eye for NAACP

The NAACP has become a running joke. The famed institution long known for its quest for…

Ford and NAACP Come Together

Ford Returned as Sole Sponsor for 10th Annual Hollywood Bureau Symposium during 45th NAACP Image Awards…

Much Ado About ’12 Years a Slave’

Much have been said about “12 Years a Slave.” The epic slave film, directed by Steve…

Nominees savor NAACP Image Awards Luncheon

HOLLYWOOD-The NAACP Image Awards Nominees’ Luncheon is usually a big deal for lesser known artists, authors…

Why we still march

50 years after the seminal event of the civil rights era, the work is still unfinished…

Walking to See Justice and to End Racial Profiling

LOS ANGELES-Emotions are still running high. A week after the verdict came down from the George Zimmerman…

Blacks Can’t Lose Sight of Social Justice

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

NAACP Leader Was A Giant Among Men

Heroes sometimes relinquish their immortal status and become human. Once they become human they become mortal…

Will There Be Justice For Trayvon Martin?

The victims are different. The results are almost always the same. Oscar Grant. Sean Bell. Yusuf…