today in black history

April 27, 2016

Human rights activist and author Coretta Scott King, wife of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was born on this date in 1927 in Heiberger, Alabama.

Around The Table: Episode 8

POSTED: December 02, 2008, 12:18 pm

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Around The Table is a weekly conversation about politics, culture, and the challenges and responsibilities of Black America.  Ali Sharif, Carl Sharif and Walter Fields provide an analysis of current news and information from a perspective that's relevant to Black America.

As one of the first black members of Congress, Adam Clayton Powell Jr. had a profound impact on civil rights legislation. reflects on his accomplishments on the 100th anniversary of his birth.

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