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Remnants of Black Church Uncovered in Colonial Williamsburg

By Ben Finley, Associated Press The brick foundation of one of the nation's oldest Black churches has been unearthed at Colonial Williamsburg, a living history...

Hezekiah Walker Looks to Bring Gospel Music Center to HBCU

By Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press Hezekiah Walker became a student at Virginia Union University two years ago, but the Grammy-winning gospel singer took his...

Twitter’s Blue Verification Mark: Does Platform Ignore Black Press and Embrace White Media?

While almost every white-owned media outlet carries the blue verification badge provided to Twitter users to recognize their credibility, authenticity, and public interest, the...

Dr. Gladys West Becomes First Woman to Win the Prince Philip Medal

By The Royal Academy of Engineering The Royal Academy of Engineering, founded by HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, 45 years ago this week...

NFL Hires First Black Woman Referee

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Maia Chaka knows well that Women’s History Month is all about commemorating, observing, and celebrating the...