WKRN.com1st African-American, all-female flight crew honored for Black History MonthWKRN.comNASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The first African-American, all-female flight crew was honored Thursday in a “First in Flight” luncheon after they made history in 2009. The luncheon, hosted by the Metro Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA), was to not only ...and more »
Simone Manuel Is Bringing Awareness to the African-American CommunitySwimSwamUSA Swimming's official YouTube channel uploaded the following video earlier today. It presents an excerpt from an interview with Simone Manuel, where she speaks about the sense of responsibility she feels to make people “more aware” of the sport ...and more »
The Boston GlobeWellesley College names its first African-American presidentThe Boston GlobeWellesley College announced Thursday that it had appointed Dr. Paula A. Johnson, a Harvard Medical School professor and vocal advocate for women's health, as its first African-American president. Johnson will become the 14th president of the women's ...Wellesley College Names Paula Johnson Its
KABC-TVAfrican American Film Critics Association recognize African Americans in film and TVKABC-TV... or has Flash disabled. African American Film Critics Association recognize African Americans in film and TV. TV and film critics celebrated African American contributions to Hollywood at the seventh African American Film Critics Association Awards ...Ryan Coogler, Reginald Hudlin, John Singleton h
The Daily Tar HeelGrant would endow permanent African-American archivist at Wilson LibraryThe Daily Tar HeelZelljadt said people at the National Endowment for the Humanities liked how those working with the Southern Historical Collection interact with African-American communities. “The idea that the endowment would support the position of an African...
13newsnow.comSenators recognize 400 years of African-American history13newsnow.comWell, if English lives matter, if Latino lives matter, then African American lives matter and they've mattered every day since the landing of those '20 and odd' African Americans at Point Comfort, Virginia,” Kaine said. “The story has a lot of pain to ...400 Years of African American History Act intro
Amsterdam NewsGoodbye New Hampshire: Clinton campaign moves quickly to focus on African American votersAmsterdam NewsClinton scored a series of African-American endorsements this week, including from South Carolina House Minority Leader J. Todd Rutherford on Wednesday. "Unlike Bernie Sanders, Hillary isn't new to issues facing African Americans," Rutherford said on ...and more&n
WJXT JacksonvilleRibault High celebrates first African-American history courseWJXT JacksonvilleJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Hundreds of students gathered Thursday to celebrate Black History Month and a new program that's bringing history to life at Ribault High School. Duval County Public Schools partnered with the Commissioner of Education's ...
CNBCWhy Hillary hasn't locked African-American voteCNBCMany observers have assumed that she could inherit a great deal of the African-American vote in the presidential primaries. While this will be true in the general election due to African-Americans' support for the Democratic Party, in the presidential ...Congressional Black Democrats Unload on Bernie SandersTexas TribuneHillary Clinton
PolitiFactSanders: African-Americans lost half their wealth because of Wall Street collapsePolitiFactSanders railed against Wall Street in his response to a question about race relations in the Feb. 11 Democratic debate in Milwaukee, Wis. "Turns out that the African-American community and Latino community were hit especially hard," Sanders said.African Americans are not bystanders to Ame