Letter to the Editor

Submitted by Lynn Pinder and Kimberly Armstrong, Founding MembersBaltimore Green Justice Workers Cooperative Dear Editor: Baltimore’s Mayor Brandon Scott is signing off the City’s underground conduit system to Baltimore Gas Electric (BGE). The conduit system is an intricate network of electrical, cable/WIFI, and phone wires. I and some other activists believe this is a bad


ASALH celebrates Black resistance with Black History Month Festival, month long calendar of special events

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, msayles@afro.com The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) returned this February with its Black History Month Festival.  This year’s theme is “Black Resistance,” and the organization has a month-long line up of events celebrating Black changemakers, civil rights leaders, the African diaspora, Black press


Mahomes & Hurts Don’t Cancel Out the NFL’s Sordid Treatment of Black Quarterbacks & Marlin Briscoe the FIRST Black QB in Pro Football

Mahomes – Hurts (Getty) *There is a good reason for the euphoria legions of Blacks to feel and express about the historic first of two African American quarterbacks, Patrick Mahomes and Jalen Hurts facing off in the Super Bowl. It’s been a long, agonizing, painful road for them and the NFL to get to that historic