In Russia, early African American migrants found the good lifeLos Angeles TimesMost of the African Americans who came to Russia were seeking a better life, desperate to flee the social inequality and Depression-era hardships that racked America at the time, said Allison Blakely, professor emeritus of history at Boston University ...and more »
ABC NewsHow One African American Man Defied the Odds to Become Beverly Hills High ...ABC NewsAs a kid in privileged Beverly Hills, Steve Fenton loved baseball. So did Carter Paysinger, growing up in South Central Los Angeles, where privilege was a foreign word. But all that changed when Carter's mom arranged enrollment for her teenaged son in ...
ABC NewsImmigration amnesty will hurt Obama's most loyal supporters: African-AmericansFox NewsWhat's so amazing about this stunning news, coming less than three weeks after a historic Republican landslide and repudiation of Obama's policies, is the tragic effect this decision will have on his most loyal group of supporters: African Americans.Elite Black Leaders Praise Obama Exec Amnest
NDTVSome African-Americans Remain Skeptical Over Bill Cosby Rape Allegations On ...Huffington PostMORRISTOWN, NJ - OCTOBER 19: Bill Cosby performs in concert at Mayo Performing Arts Center on October 19, 2014 in Morristown, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Pereira/Getty Images) | Al Pereira via Getty Images ...Cosby takes show to Bahamas amid trouble at homeArizona Daily Starall 161 news articles&nbs
Whites view the term 'African-American' more favorably thanStandard-ExaminerIn one study, we randomly assigned white participants to associate words with either blacks or African-Americans. Specifically, they selected 10 terms out of a list of 75 (e.g. aggressive, ambitious) that they felt best described each group. The ...
Detroit bankruptcy 'exit plan' latest attack on African-American majorityWorkers WorldAs the corporate-controlled media in the city of Detroit continue to champion the massive theft of health care programs, pension funds and public assets totaling over $6 billion, the majority African-American population is being completely ...
MBPT Spotlight: ABC Primetime Offers A Clue To African-American Viewing ...Broadcasting & CableNot surprisingly, the most-watched shows by African-American viewers are those which have either black male or female lead characters or those with ensemble casts that have African-Americans in major roles. The surprise, however, comes with the series ...and more »
African-American men, transgender women hit hard by HIVQNotesIn 2010, there where an estimated 10,600 new infections among African-American gay and bisexual men in the U.S. By comparison, in the same year, there were 11,200 new infections among white gay and bisexual men and 6,700 among Hispanic/Latino gay and ...and more »
African-American leaders host Ebola education forumNews 12 Bronx (registration)African-American leaders in the Bronx held a public forum Saturday about the Ebola virus to educate residents and dispel misinformation. "The African Response to Ebola - Facing Facts and Fears," held at the Dreiser Loop Community Center, addressed the ...and more »
The RootWhat's in a Name: Whites Like 'African Americans,' Don't Like 'Blacks'The RootEthnic labels for people of color, such as African American and black, determine just how whites perceive them, according to a new study titled “A Rose by Any Other Name?: The Consequences of Subtyping 'African-Americans' from 'Blacks,' ” released in ...Study Shows '