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Library of Congress to Display Video Archive on Black Legacy
The HistoryMakers is the single largest archival collection of its kind in the world....


Commentary: An Appreciation of Ruby Dee
Ruby Dee had a brilliant career not only on the stage and in films, but in the civil rights movemen...


Ruby Dee, Legendary Actress and Activist, Dies at 91
Emmy winner and Civil Rights leader was a pioneer in Hollywood....


Spike Lee Celebrated as King of Culture
The iconic filmmaker honored with portrait by Kehinde Wiley....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 27, 1922
The actress Ruby Dee was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on Oct. 27, 1922....


This Day in Black History: Dec. 18, 1917
Activist and award-winning actor Ossie Davis was born in Cogdell, Georgia on Dec. 18, 1917....


This Day in Black History: July 20, 1967
The first national Black Power conference opened in Newark, New Jersey, on July 20, 1967....


Elle Varner Talks Respect My Vote Campaign
Singer Elle Varner speaks about her work with the Hip Hop Caucus's "Respect My Vote" campaign, whic...


Q&A: For Love of Liberty Director Frank Martin
Halle Berry, Blair Underwood, Ice-T and more headline an all-star documentary which spotlights the ...


This Day In Film: Do the Right Thing
Spike Lee's iconic film celebrates its 22nd anniversary...


Opinion: Honor Malcolm X by Hearing His Words
Opinion: Honor Malcolm X by Hearing His Words...


Who’s Blacker?: Barack Obama or Aaron McGruder
  There may be no greater evidence that Black people remain psychologically devastated by the ...


The NAACP and 20th Century Fox Celebrates Black Films
This is the last week of Black History Month and if you are looking for films in your collection, T...


Thousands Overwhelm Tiny Town in Support of 'Jena Six'
Do you think this rally will actually affect the Jena 6 case? Posted Sept. 20, 2007 – People of all...