today in black history

April 25, 2015

Jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald, the "First Lady of Song," was born on this date in 1918 in Newport News, Virginia.







Top News

Economic Challenges Facing Blacks

April 21, 2015

New report details the sobering reality of the economic status of Blacks Read More

NS News

President's Weekly Address - 4/18/15

April 20, 2015

Climate change can no longer be ignored. Read More

Today In Black America

Today in Black America - April 23

April 23, 2015

Today in Black America will not post April 23 & 24. We will resume on April 27. Read More

2012 Election

An Agenda worth Fighting For

November 15, 2012

Second Obama term gives possibilities for real policy shifts Read More

Education Reform

New Casey Report on Racial Barriers

April 02, 2014

Race for Results describes challenges facing Black children. Read More

Need to Know

Book Review: Deadbeat v. Deadbroke

August 08, 2014

New book provides steps for custodial parent to secure child support. Read More

Health and Wellness

Hospitals Leaving Cities

April 14, 2015

Hospitals are moving to rural and suburban locations Read More

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