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California Reparations Task Force Releases Interim Report

By Voice & Viewpoint Newswire As part of California’s historic Assembly Bill 3121 (AB 3121), the California Task Force to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals...

Black female WWII unit recognized with congressional honor

By Michael Casey, Associated Press The House voted Monday to award the only all-female, Black unit to serve in Europe during World War II with...

PRESS ROOM: Gravitas Ventures Acquires Documentary, “Twenty Pearls: The Story of Alpha Kappa Alpha...

“The story of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is not a Black story; it is an American story. Through our partnership with Gravitas, our goal...

What America’s voting rights activists can learn from past movements for civil rights

By Anthony Siracusa, University of Colorado Boulder, The Conversation With Congress failing to pass new voting rights legislation, it’s worth remembering that throughout U.S. history,...

Oldest US Veteran of WWII, Lawrence N. Brooks, Dies at 112

Lawrence N. Brooks, the oldest World War II veteran in the U.S. — and believed to be the oldest man in the country —...