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This Day in Black History: April 5, 1856
Booker T. Washington, noted educator and adviser to presidents, was born on this day....


This Day in Black History: July 4, 1881
Tuskegee Institute in Tuskegee, Alabama, holds first day of class, with Booker T. Washington servin...


This Day in Black History: April 7, 1940
Booker T. Washington is the first African-American to be honored on a U.S. stamp on April 7, 1940....


Virginia School Admin on Leave after Racial Tweet
Booker T. Washington High School Assistant Principal Amy Strickland said she never thought the imag...


Inner-City School Wins White House Commencement Challenge
Booker T. Washington High School in Memphis beats five other Commencement Challenge finalists to wi...


President Obama's "Race to the Top" Challenge
Follow the inspiring journey of the students at Booker T. Washington High School....


This Day in Black History: Jan. 10, 1864
Black innovator George Washington Carver was born on Jan. 10, 1864....


This Day in Black History: Aug. 27, 1963
W. E. B. Du Bois died in Ghana, West Africa, on Aug. 27, 1963....


Cory Booker and Tim Scott Are the Senate's Newest Odd Couple
Sens. Cory Booker and Tim Scott seek common ground on key issues....


Party of Nine: Black Senators Celebrate Their Contributions to U.S. History
Sen. Tim Scott hosts a Black History Month event honoring former and current African-American senat...


This Day in Black History: May 9, 1963
Arthur Wergs Mitchell, the first Black Democrat elected to Congress, died in Petersburg, Virginia, ...


CPAC Attendee Says Slavery Was Good for Blacks
A white attendee at a conservative summit defends slavery and segregation....


How To Overcome The Cost Of Care
CDC director Dr. Tom Frieden weighs in on racial health disparities and health care....


Obama Calls on Congress to Pass No Child Left Behind This Year
Obama calls on Congress to pass legislation to reform elementary and secondary education and urges ...


Group Gives Black Barbie a Natural Makeover
Group gives Black Barbie a natural makeover. "Fro-lific" will be gifting some gorgeous natural-hair...


Newark Hopes Facebook Gift Translates to Results
Newark Hopes Facebook Gift Translates to Results...