Search results for "Richard Wright"

Showing 40 results

Sort by:


Author Richard Wright Immortalized on Stamp
Author and former postal employee Richard Wright gets a "first-class" honor....


Beltway Blurbs | Washington DC
News from the Obama administration and Capitol Hill....


This Day in Black History: Nov. 28, 1960
Author Richard Wright passes away at 52....


NAACP Calls for More Black Judges in North Carolina
There is only one African-American federal district court judge in the state....


The New York Times Fires Back at Obama Former Pastor | Decision '08
Posted April 1, 2008 – When The New York Times got word a letter from the Rev. Jeremiah Wright blas...


Calendar Chronicles Paris’s Black History
The Spirit of Black Paris calendar memorializes notable African-American expatriates from Sally Hem...


This Day in Black History: Aug. 2, 1924
Writer James Baldwin was born on August 2, 1924 in Harlem, New York....


Activist Poet-Playwright Amiri Baraka Dies at 79
Poet and playwright Amiri Baraka has died at age 79, his booking agent said....


Judge Refuses to Ease Boxer Mayweather Jail Stay
Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s request that he be released from jail because the low-quality food and water...


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


Commentary: Kanye West’s Most Important Social Critique?
Is "New Slaves" Kanye West's most important social critique to date?...


"For Colored Girls" Wins Big at NAACP Image Awards
"For Colored Girls" took home three NAACP awards Friday, including honors for best picture, directo...


Woman, black seek to become firsts in SC runoff
Woman | black seek to become firsts in SC runoff...


Sen. Robert Byrd of West Virginia Dies at 92
Sen. Robert Byrd of West Virginia dies....


Herman Cain Leaves Young Black Republicans With a Mixed Legacy
Black conservatives see Herman Cain's presidential bid as a lost opportunity but also gives them ho...


Drake, Jay-Z and Nicki Minaj Lead Pack of BET Awards Nominees
Drake | Jay-Z and Nicki Minaj Lead Pack of BET Awards Nominees...