Evolution of a man: how Martin Luther King Jr. changed over time and inspired the next generation of leaders

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, msayles@afro.com Freeman Hrabowski’s first memory of Martin Luther King Jr. dates back to when he was 12 years old.  The former president of University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), was inspired into action after hearing the activist speak about the importance of children participating in protests, so the country


Editorial submission by Congresswoman Alma Adams

By Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, Ph.D., North Carolina’s 12th Congressional District. Being the first is a solemn responsibility. I would know as the first Black woman elected to the Greensboro City School Board, and as the first Black woman to represent Charlotte and the Piedmont in Congress. When you’re the first woman, first African American


Morgan State researchers chosen for prestigious science and technology fellowships

By AFRO Staff Morgan State University is aptly represented among the 300 science and technology professionals selected to join the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s 50th class of fellows. Craig Scott, Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Morgan, Archana Sharma, Ph.D., associate professor in Morgan’s graduate Landscape


Russia-Ukraine war updates for Jan.11, 2023 – CNBC

Russia-Ukraine war updates for Jan.11, 2023  CNBC Watch Live: Russia Launches ‘Powerful Assault’ | Russia Pushes To Capture Ukraine’s Soledar  India Today War in Ukraine: Soledar’s fate unclear amid heavy fighting | DW News  DW News January 11, 2023 Russia-Ukraine news  CNN Russian mercenaries claim territory in brutal, violent fight in eastern Ukraine  PBS NewsHour View Full Coverage on Google


Sheriff Nieto: Monterey Peninsula could be cutoff, flooding expected for Salinas Valley – KSBW Monterey

Sheriff Nieto: Monterey Peninsula could be cutoff, flooding expected for Salinas Valley  KSBW Monterey Heavy rains fill Salinas Riverbed in Paso Robles  KSBY News Major highways could close as Salinas River flooding threatens Monterey County communities  KSBW Monterey Evacuation warning for Oceano Lagoon, Arroyo Grande Levee extended due to flood risk  San Luis Obispo Tribune Sheriff warns part of


Republicans push anti-abortion measures with new majority – The Associated Press

Republicans push anti-abortion measures with new majority  The Associated Press House passes ‘born alive’ abortion bill  CNN Rep. Nancy Mace: House GOP abortion bills ‘not the way to start off the week’  MSNBC 210 Democrats vote against bill requiring medical care for babies born alive after abortion attempt  Fox News House passes anti-abortion bill targeting late-term abortions  NBC News View