*Darrin Henson has been around for quite some time. In fact, for more than three decades the multi-talented choreographer, actor, director, producer and author has made audiences dance, laugh, cry, and feel every emotion in between. Fans gravitated to him when he played Lem Van Adams in the classic Showtime drama series Soul Food, and
*A Louisiana woman is speaking out after the man she claims raped her was granted full custody of her teenage daughter. Crysta Abelseth told WBRZ that she met John Barnes at a bar in Louisiana in 2005 when she was 16, and he was 30. She claims Barnes offered to take her home but
*(Hollywood, CA) Have you ever wanted to interview your mother or grandmother, daddy, or granddaddy about their life’s history but didn’t know where to start? Well, help has come in the form of two books by Dr. Eric J. Chambers, a veteran author, and radio/TV host. His newest double releases, “Mama, I Want To Know
Celebration of the 120th anniversary of Father John Dorsey’s Ordination By Ralph E. Moore, Jr. Charles Dorsey, Jr. directed the Legal Aid Bureau in Maryland for many years, providing legal […] The post The Moore Report: More bite-sized bits of news and notes… appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
The vice president highlighted the role of Black women in the Biden-Harris administration and the coverage surrounding White House wins, among other topics. By Tinashe Chingarande, Special to the AFRO […] The post Kamala Harris talks diversity and media coverage in a briefing with the Black Press appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By H.R. Harris Let’s say you are looking for Juneteenth celebrations in the DMV but don’t want to go into the District of Columbia? Well look no more. Our Juneteenth […] The post JUNETEENTH ACTIVITIES AROUND THE DMV appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member, firstname.lastname@example.org JPMorgan Chase recently announced a new $20 million commitment over five years to support summer youth employment programs […] The post JPMorgan Chase invests $150,000 into D.C. and Baltimore summer youth employment programs appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Dr. Kaye Whitehead On Jan. 1, 1863, Emilie Frances Davis, a 21-year-old freeborn Black woman, sat in her room in Philadelphia, Pa., pulled out her pocket diary, wrote her […] The post Commentary: Juneteenth: Celebrating through our tears appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Maxine J. Wood “On June 19, 1865, about two months after the Confederate general Robert E. Lee surrendered at Appomattox Court House, Va., Gordon Granger, a Union general, arrived […] The post Commentary: Juneteenth – A time for learning and creating a legacy – ‘Perfect timing’ appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Singer, songwriter, and worship leader Ceefun Awessom releases an uplifting new single “TOMMO” produced by BEKA. “TOMMO” is of Ibibio tribe, Akwa Ibom State, meaning “Call/Invoke”. The song is performed in English with a blend of Ibibio dialect. Ceefun Awessom whose real name is Sifon Ossom is a recording artist well-known for releasing good and