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Colin Powell’s Lifetime Of Service Informed By His Episcopal Faith

By Hamil R. Harris, Zenger News In life, Gen. Colin Luther Powell, the son of Jamaican Anglican immigrants, rose to become a four-star general, a...

Maya Angelou Chosen as Inaugural Coin for American Women Quarters™ Program

Voice & Viewpoint Newswire Poet and author Maya Angelou has been chosen as the figure for the first coin in the American Women Quarters™ Program....

Arizona State University Renames Film School to Honor Sidney Poitier

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Arizona State University has named its new film school after legendary actor Sidney Poitier. According to a...

IN MEMORIAM: Baseball Icon Henry ‘Hank’ Aaron Dies at 86

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Baseball’s recognized home run king and an African American hero, Henry “Hank” Aaron, has died at...

‘Hidden Figure’ Katherine Johnson Turns 101

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent Katherine Johnson, one of the African American women whose stories received global attention in the best-selling book and...