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This Day In Black History March 25, 1931
Political activist Ida B. Wells died at age 69 on March 25, 1931....


This Day in Black History: May 31, 1909
The National Negro Committee, later known as the National Association for the Advancement of Colore...


Sculpture Honoring Ida B. Wells to Be Built in Chicago
To mark the 150th anniversary of Ida B. Wells' birth in 2012, an effort is under way to build a scu...


Malcolm X's Daughter Pleads Guilty to Theft
Malikah Shabazz stole her friend's identity and more than $55,000....


This Day in Black History: May 4, 1884
On May 4, 1884, journalist and activist Ida B. Wells was forced by a train conductor to move from h...


Commentary: Is There a Dearth of Black Public Intellectuals?
Is there a dearth of Black public intellectuals?...


This Day in Black History: July 16, 1872
Ida B. Wells-Barnett, the African American journalist, newspaper editor and civil rights leader, wa...


This Day in Black History: March 25, 1931
The Scottsboro Boys are arrested for the rape of two white women in Paint Rock, AL....


A Spectacular Jurnee
Posted Dec. 21, 2007 -- The young woman wearing the form-fitting gray pencil skirt, sleeveless blac...


Commentary: Allen Iverson Has His “Answer”: Philly Still Loves Him
Former NBA star Allen Iverson returns home to see fans and the 76ers salute retirement of his No. 3...