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‘Watsons Go to Birmingham’ aims to teach youth about civil rights movement

If kids aren’t learning their history in school, those behind the new Hallmark movie The Watsons Go to Birmingham intend to bring it to them on...

Black Cable TV Ratings for Week August 19 – 25 VH1 hangs on...

(August 28, 2013) The friendly battle between cable networks VH1 and OWN returned to the Top 25 chart. VH1 remained at No.1 thanks to...

Whites Who Kill Blacks More Likely to Escape Punishment

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – When the Florida jury found George Zimmerman, a White neighborhood watchman, not guilty of second-degree murder in the shooting death of...

‘Ghetto Booty’ Diagnosis Offends Patient

A  sports medicine doctor in Tennessee is in hot water after making an offensive remark to one of his patients. He told the woman,...

The Rise and Fall of Kevin Johnson as President of Black Mayors

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Kevin Johnson, the former All-Star point guard for the Phoenix Suns, was in a zone. A year ago, the California native...

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