African-American Newswire (Page 10)

African-American Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for African-American. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 188,719 in African-American

  1. Keith Ellison: The wrong man at the wrong timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jerusalem Post

    Keith Ellison's appointment as head of the DNC would be a self-inflicted wound on the Democratic Party at this critical time in its history. KEITH ELLISON speaks to supporters as he runs for Congress in 2006.

    Comment?

  2. For Tattoo Artists, Race Is In the Mix When Ink Meets SkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News 88.9 KNPR

    She's come to the Pinz-N-Needlez tattoo shop in Washington, DC, where practically every inch of wall space is covered in artwork. While Afrique lounges on the sofa at the front of the small, quaint shop, owner Christopher Mensah sits at his desk and sketches her tattoo design.

    Comment?

  3. Dorothy Height To Be Honored On US Postage StampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... overseeing the purchase of the sorority's first national headquarters building and training a generation of African-American female leaders and activists. In creating a commemorative stamp in Height's honor, she joins 14 other iconic ...

    Comment?

  4. Keith Ellison Outlines His DNC PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips here Contact WCCO-TV anchors and reporters Check out Good Question Send us your weather and news photos Get information on [...] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

    Comment?

  5. Dionne: Democrats should skip a civil warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inside Bay Area

    ... House announced this week by Reps. Brendan Boyle, an Irish Catholic from Philadelphia, and Marc Veasey, an African-American from Fort Worth. I mention the backgrounds of this pair of Democrats because their cross-racial partnership sends exactly the ...

    Comment?

  6. Local NAACP Makes Leadership ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily News-Record

    The Harrisonburg-Rockingham NAACP, a nonprofit group that has seen better days, went back to its past earlier this month to try to build a more financially stable and racially diverse organization for the future. At the most recent meeting of the local civil rights group, on Nov. 21, members voted to name its first president 12 years ago as its new president for 2017-18: Monica Robinson.

    Comment?

  7. Black Leaders Discuss Their Efforts to Promote Equity in Mobility AdvocacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Streets Blog Chicago

    ... uses biking a way to address economic, environmental, and mental and physical health issues that impact African-American communities. Alabanza said her work with RBG allows her to be "unapologetically Black." Even though she helped create a ...

    Comment?

  8. Nigerian government looks to improve dairy sector from withinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Dairy Reporter

    Hon. Minister Chief Audu Ogbeh and chairman of L&Z Integrated Dairy Farm, Keith Richards, sign a dairy MoU in the Nigerian capital, Abuja. The Nigerian government and a local dairy company, L&Z Integrated Dairy Farms, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at developing the dairy sector and helping to tackle Fulani herdsmen and farmers clashes in Nigeria.

    Comment?

  9. 2016 AAAS Mentor Award honors Dr. Ami Radunskaya of Pomona College,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | EurekAlert!

    ... That cohort includes 80 females as well as two males. Of her 82 doctorate-level mentees, 23 are African-American and five are Latino. Most are now employed at colleges and universities, and a few are working in the government or private sectors, ...

    Comment?

  10. Eli Lilly Introduces Scholars Programs For s And s Business StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BioSpace

    ... Marshall Scholars, over 60 Fulbright Scholars and 22 Pickering Fellows. Howard also produces more on-campus African-American Ph.D. recipients than any other university in the U.S. To learn more about is among the nation's top producers of African ...

    Comment?

  11. ADL: Rep. Ellison's remarks on Israel 'deeply disturbing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The Anti-Defamation League sharply criticized Congressman Keith Ellison's remarks in a recording surfaced in which Ellison claimed that US foreign policy is "governed" by Israeli interests. The audio recording is from a private fundraiser from 2010 and was released this week by the Investigative Project on Terrorism, .

    Comment?

  12. Senegal mourns world-renowned sculptor Ousmane SowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Ousmane Sow, a Senegalese sculptor whose work celebrated African tribes along with historical icons such as Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King Jr., has died at 81, the culture minister said Thursday. The Senegalese people "are losing one of their most emblematic figures" - a man who was "admired everywhere," Mbagnick Ndiaye said in a statement.

    Comment?

  13. Show challenges students to step out of boxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Journal and Courier

    Show challenges students to step out of box Performers dig beneath the surface on research tour to create a festival inspired by the black experience in Oklahoma. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/2gPQNXZ Students rehearse for the Black Culture Center's Cultural Arts Festival Monday, November 28, 2016, in Loeb Playhouse on the campus of Purdue University.

    Comment?

  14. Ellison Wrong Man at Wrong Time for DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Max

    What should a political party that has just lost its white working-class blue-collar base to a "make America great again" nationalist do to try to regain these voters? Why not appoint as the new head of the party a radical left-wing ideologue who has a long history of supporting an anti-American, anti-white, anti-Semitic Nation of Islam racist? Such an appointment will surely bring back rust belt voters who have lost their jobs to globalization and free trade! Is this really the thinking of those Democratic leaders who are pushing for Keith Ellison to head the Democratic National Committee? Keith Ellison is, by all accounts, a decent guy, who is well liked by his congressional colleagues.

    Comment?

  15. OPINION: Social justice in the age of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    After eight years of a progressive, African-American president in the White House, many in our community are scared about what the next four years promise for people of color. We see the statements key advisers make about the sweeping changes they want to usher in during the first 100 days.

    Comment?

  16. The Obama Legacy In Africa: A Prodigal Son's EffortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsOne

    In July 2009 when President Barack Obama touched down in Accra, Ghana, he became the third U.S. president to visit the nation that got its independence 52 years prior. The trip with his wife, Michelle, and two daughters, Malia and Sasha, was the first of many to the continent that later included Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya and Ethiopia.

    Comment?

  17. News Roundup: Michigan Appeals Court Order To Provide Water For Flinta and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsOne

    ... He is also in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Post-retirement, he worked to create economic advancements in African-American communities . "I am deeply touched to be honored for a lifetime spent working to establish common ground and mutual respect ...

    Comment?

  18. Art Africa Miami in December showcases work of contemporary African-American artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Miami Herald

    In Miami, the showing of black art has expanded into locations never imaged when Art Basel began in 2001 in Miami Beach. The same year in Miami's Overtown, local black African-American artists Marvin Weeks and Dinizulu Gene Tinnie mounted a show at the Lyric in the then-newly restored original theater.

    Comment?

  19. Senegal mourns world-renowned sculptor Ousmane SowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Ousmane Sow, a Senegalese sculptor whose work celebrated African tribes along with historical icons such as Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King Jr., has died at 81, the culture minister said Thursday. The Senegalese people "are losing one of their most emblematic figures" - a man who was "admired everywhere," Mbagnick Ndiaye said in a statement.

    Comment?

  20. Haitian, African consider staying in Mexico because of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Spero News

    A Haitian human rights advocate told a conference at the Iberoamericana University in Tijuana, Mexico that Haitians and Africans who are flocking to Mexico should begin to consider permanent residence there rather than the United States. Wilner Metelus, who presides over the Citizens Committee for the Defense of the Naturalized and African-Americans, said in his talk that he is worried about "the situation faced by Haitian and African brothers" now that Donald Trump will soon become president of the United States.

    Comment?