By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent, @StacyBrownMedia Say her name. Breonna Taylor’s family may finally get justice after the Department of Justice charged four current and former […] The post DOJ Charges Officers in Death of Breonna Taylor appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By AFRO Staff Amazon has chosen Morgan State University as its first four-year HBCU partner in Career Choice, the tech giant’s prepaid tuition program. Launched in 2012, the program pays […] The post Amazon partners with Morgan State to educate employees appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Vladimir Isachenkov, The Associated Press The Kremlin said Aug. 5 that it’s open to talking about a possible prisoner exchange involving American basketball star Brittney Griner but strongly warned […] The post Kremlin says Griner swap must be discussed without publicity appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By AFRO Staff Baltimore has reduced the number of homeless residents struggling on the streets of Charm City in the past year, according to information from the Mayor’s Office of […] The post Homelessness in Baltimore on the decline according to 2022 Point in Time Count appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Ralph E. Moore, Jr., Special to the AFRO The SEARCH is a story continued from last week’s printed edition and online at AFRO.com …By that time, the taxi driver made […] The post The Moore Report: The SEARCH part 2 appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Cara Williams, Special to the AFRO Shawn Cosby decided the premier for 33rd and Memphis her latest independent film about the crossroads demanded by life’s decisions, had to premier […] The post Shawn Cosby co-directs ‘33rd and Memphis’ appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By H.R. Harris, Special to the AFRO While Michael McFadden flies between San Diego and Seattle Washington as a flight attendant for Southwest Airlines, Air Force pilot Todd O’Brien is […] The post #FaithWorks: Maryland pilots with a higher calling sponsor Youth Day at Fort Meade appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
To Be Equal #30 – NBA Great Bill Russell Paved the Way for Two Generations of Social Activist Athletes
By Marc H. Morial, President and CEO, National Urban League “Racism cannot just be shaken out of the fabric of society because, like dust from a rug, it dissipates into […] The post To Be Equal #30 – NBA Great Bill Russell Paved the Way for Two Generations of Social Activist Athletes appeared first on
By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member firstname.lastname@example.org Born and raised in West Baltimore, Frank Hocker never imagined he would end up working in the dental […] The post Baltimore-based Hocker Dental Lab, boasts over 50 years in business appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Denise Rolak Barnes At 11:11 P.M. on July 16, Nyiah Courtney, a beautiful and smart 6-year-old girl, was struck by a gunman’s bullet in the course of a drive-by […] The post The other pandemic: gun violence and the death of Black children appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .