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Filmmaker Spike Lee, center right, appears with cinematographer Ernest Dickerson, center left, with cast members, including Halle Berry, left, and Wesley Snipes, right, on the set of the 1991 film, "Jungle Fever." A new photography book spanning Spike's career brings together images shot by David, from the making of "Do the Right Thing" to "Da 5 Bloods." It's an intimate look at the filmmaker, as seen through his brother's lens

Spike Lee as Seen Through His Brother’s Lens

By Jake Coyle, AP Film Writer When David Lee was growing up in Brooklyn, his older brother would drag him out of the house whenever...

Ilyasah Shabazz Talks About ‘The Awakening of Malcolm X’

By Stacy M. Brown ,NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Ilyasah Shabazz, the third daughter of Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz, acknowledged being inspired by...

Malcolm X, Muhammad Ali Doc is Based on Ga. Professor’s Book

By Rodney Ho, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution In the early 1960s, firebrand preacher Malcolm X and boxing phenom Cassius Clay became close friends, a fascinating relationship...

COMMENTARY: Always Right to Fight!

After the horrific murders of some of our Asian sisters in Georgia, the press started asking whether or not the Black community would align with them to stop the senseless racist attacks against them spurred on by Trump and his merry band of White Supremacists. It was devastating to me to read many of the social media responses and sickening to hear them among friends and family.

Marvin Scott: Seven Texas Police Officers Fired After Death of Black Man in Jail

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Correspondent Seven sheriff’s officers in Collin County, Texas, were fired on April 1. The firings appear to be in...