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NATIONAL BLACK STORYTELLING CONTEST SEEKS COMMUNITY HEROES

Baltimore, MD (BlackNews.com) — Who are our unsung, unknown and uncrowned heroes/ sheroes who have had and are having a profound impact on our lives? The National Association of Black...

Ruby Dee Passes at 91

The epitome of style, elegance, grace, and civil rights was Ruby Dee in the adornment of her life persona. Ruby Dee began her acting career in the 1940s. Back then opportunities for an African...

ORRIN HUDSON’S ANNUAL SPRING BREAK LEADERSHIP CHESS CAMP HELPS ATLANTA INNER CITY YOUTH TO “BE SOMEONE”

Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) — Orrin Checkmate Hudson, “Master Motivator Teacher and Mentor”, will hold his annual Spring Break Leadership Chess Camp from Monday, April 7 through...

THE GREATEST ENTERTAINMENT CRUISE, The 2014 Tom Joyner Foundation Fantastic Voyage

Presented by Ford, featuring Tyler Perry, Robin Thicke, Charlie Wilson, George Clinton and Katt Williams Radio Personality Tom Joyner’s Ultimate Party with a Purpose® supporting students at...

FILMMAKER DANIEL BRUNO PRODUCES EIGHT HOURS OF DOCUMENTARIES FEATURING PROFESSOR CHARLES LAMPKIN, 1913-1989

Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — A new and unique resource for scholars of 20th century American Studies, Black Studies and early nuclear weapons cinema, the “Charles Lampkin Presents”...

CENTRAL TEXAS PLAYWRIGHT, ONNIE TERRELL, ANNOUNCES NEW FALL PLAY

Playwright, Screenwriter & Director Also Lining Up New Projects in TV, Movies Killeen, TX (BlackNews.com) — Onnie F. Terrell, a Killeen playwright, screenwriter and director, today...

NAACP TO MONITOR MYRTLE BEACH FOR DISCRIMINATORY PRACTICES DURING BLACK BIKE WEEK

Operation Bike Week Justice News Conference to Outline Expectations and the Tools for  Observing and Reporting Unfair Treatment over the Three-Day Event Myrtle Beach, SC – For the seventh...

Ken Jeong – “The Hangover Part II” Interview

The Funniest Doctor in America Makes a House Call with Kam Williams The son of Korean immigrants, Ken Jeong was born in Detroit on June 15, 1969 but raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. He graduated...

Essence Communications President Michelle Ebanks Named President of People en Espanol

Monique Manso Appointed Publisher of People en Espanol NEW YORK, NY /PRNewswire/ — Essence Communications Inc. President Michelle Ebanks has been named to the additional post of President,...

CAN WE TURN “BELOVED” AROUND?

By Yemi Toure “Beloved” is slipping on the list of films at the box office. Can we turn “Beloved” around? If our ancestors could beat the odds by surviving the American...