Ronald Reagan

The 15 Year Battle for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

It took monumental effort to bring about the celebration we all know today, but Dr. King's widow, Coretta Scott King had some powerful allies.

President Ronald Reagan's Daughter Asks You To Forgive Her Father's Racism

Her father called African ambassadors “monkeys” leaked.

Why President Barack Obama, Like Most of Us, Won’t Be Attending Nancy Reagan’s Funeral

POTUS will be headlining a SXSW event.

Honoring The Late First Lady Nancy Reagan

One of the most high-profile first ladies has died.

This Day in Black History: May 14, 1984

Michael Jackson is honored at the White House.
Words of Wisdom

The US, Mandela and a Not-So-Smooth History

For years, Mandela was on the U.S. list of terrorists.

This Day in Black History: Sept. 24, 1935

Boxer Joe Louis draws a $1 million purse.

Does Obama Need to Find His Inner LBJ?

Critics say Obama may need to get tougher with Congress.