AFRO review 2022: highlights from the District

Jan. 17- MLK Peace Walk In honor of the late Martin Luther King, the Anacostia Business Improvement District held a peace walk starting at the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge and stopping at the Ambassador Christian Church. Several family members of the civil rights leader joined the trek. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual MLK


Notable Deaths

As the AFRO prepares to end the year, we also remember those who have died in 2022. This is a compiled list of individuals who made a great impact in the world. From Charles McGee, a member of the Tuskegee Airmen, a group of the first African American fighter pilots which formed during World War