Lone Wolf Housing Authority, Housing Discrimination, Redlining, Racism, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN

Justice Department Settles Housing Discrimination Claim On Behalf Of Black Mother and Daughter Denied Housing In 2015 | NewsOne

A civil rights complaint was brought against the Lone Wolf Housing Authority, the former executive…

Critical Race Theory, CRT, Museums, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, Willoughby Avenue, WRIIT, TRYB,

‘It’s time for museums to take critical race theory seriously’ | The Art Newspaper

There’s a campaign against discussions of race in the American education system—and museums have a…

Toni Morrison, African American Community African American Literature, Racism, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, KINDR'D Magazine, KINDR'D, Willoughby Avenue, WRIIT,

Rare Toni Morrison short story ‘Recitatif’ to be published as a book | Los Angeles Times

  —  BY, HILLEL ITALIE | ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — To much of the world, the…

Rosetta Tharpe, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, Willoughby Avenue, WRIIT, TRYB,

Watch rare live footage of Sister Rosetta Tharpe, the woman who invented rock and roll guitar | Far Out

  —  BY, SAM KEMP | FAR OUT The fact that rock and roll became…

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James Mtume, jazz and funk musician, dies aged 75 | The Guardian

The versatile songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist had hits with his own group Mtume as well…

Lanu Guinier, Criminal Justice Reform, Criminal Justice, Activist, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN

Lani Guinier, Legal Scholar at the Center of Controversy, Dies at 71 | The New York Times

President Bill Clinton pulled her nomination as assistant attorney general in 1993 after she came…

Sidney Poitier, African American Cinema, Black Cinema, Black Actors, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN

Sidney Poitier, Who Paved the Way for Black Actors in Film, Dies at 94 | The New York Times

The first Black performer to win the Academy Award for best actor, for “Lilies of…

African American Cuisine, Southern Cuisine, African American Chef, African American News, Edna Lewis, KINDR'D Magazine, KINDR'D, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN

Edna Lewis and the Black Roots of American Cooking – The New York Times The chef and author made the case for black Southern cooking as the foundation of our national cuisine. Does she get the credit she deserves?

The chef and author made the case for black Southern cooking as the foundation of our national cuisine. Does she get the credit she deserves?

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After California moves to return Bruce’s Beach to Black family, a push to recover other seized land | NBC News

“They were building community and spreading the wealth within the community and enhancing other Black…

Hopi, Hopi Indians, Native American, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, KINDR'D Magazine, KINDR'D, Willoughby Avenue, WRIIT, TRYB,

Nineteen Hopi Leaders Imprisoned in Alcatraz | Equal Justice Initiative EJI

  —  BY, EQUAL JUSTICE INITIATIVE | EJI On January 3, 1895, 19 leaders from…