By Deborah Bailey, AFRO D.C. Editor How do you get Shirley Caesar, Vashti McKenzie, Tony Evans, A.R. Bernard and T.D. Jakes in the same room for three hours? Blessing of […] The post Blessing of the Elders – Museum of the Bible Wades in the Waters of America’s Racial Divide appeared first on AFRO American
By The National Action Network The Decision Ends 50 Years Of Federal Abortion Rights, With 26 States Certain or Likely to Ban Abortion New York, NY (June 24, 2022) – Rev. […] The post Rev. Al Sharpton denounces the Supreme Court’s overturn of Roe v. Wade appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Mollie Mcmahon To the Editor: Nowhere in the Constitution does it say that we have to have 9 Supreme Court Justices. Nor would it require a Constitutional amendment to […] The post Letter to the Editor: We can’t wait any longer to rebalance the Supreme Court appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Baltimore Unity Hall will serve the city’s artists, small business owners and non-profit organizations. By Tinashe Chingarande, Special to the AFRO A community resource center that doubles as studio space […] The post Decades old building converted into modern community center appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
The Moore Report: Peace Camp Year 16 and reparations from churches as penance to Black and Brown folks
By Ralph E. Moore, Jr. The Nawal G. Rajeh Peace Camp Peace Camp will be held at the St. Frances Academy Community Center from July 5 to August 5. Each […] The post The Moore Report: Peace Camp Year 16 and reparations from churches as penance to Black and Brown folks appeared first on AFRO
Amy Grant To Revisit Behind The Eyes, 25 Years Later, With 30-Song, Triple-Vinyl Project – September 9
On Septebmer 9, 2022, six-time GRAMMY® winner Amy Grant will revisit her critically acclaimed 1997 album, Behind The Eyes, exactly 25 years to the day of its original release, with a very special project: Behind The Eyes (25th Anniversary Expanded Edition). The post Amy Grant To Revisit Behind The Eyes, 25 Years Later, With 30-Song
*Former NBA player Vince Carter’s Atlanta home was reportedly burglarized on Sunday while his wife and children were inside the home. According to the New York Post, a whopping $100k was stolen in cash, as Vince’s wife, Sondi Carter, and their two sons hid in the closet while their house was being ransacked. According to
*NASA has awarded $50 million in funding to hundreds of small businesses to develop technology “to help drive the future of space exploration.” “NASA is working on ambitious, ground-breaking missions that require innovative solutions from a variety of sources – especially our small businesses, said Pam Melroy, NASA Deputy Administrator. “Small businesses have the creative
*The elementary school where a shooter murdered 19 students and two teachers last month in Uvalde Texas is set to be demolished. On Tuesday, Don McLaughlin, the mayor of #Uvalde, stated during a tearful council meeting with locals that he didn’t think any student or teacher should be required to return to Robb Elementary
*A Louisiana judge caught major heat after giving an alleged rapist full custody of his teenage daughter, who was stripped away from the women he reportedly sexually assaulted. We reported earlier that the woman is speaking out after the man she claims raped her was granted full custody of her teenage daughter. She was