By Julianne Malveaux Hurricane Harvey did everything people said it would do, and more. It either drowned or swallowed everything it touched in Corpus Christi, Houston, Beaumont, the gulf coast of Louisiana, and a bunch […]
By Denise Williams The Florida/Georgia Star Dick Gregory, a pioneering comedian, author and civil rights activist, died Saturday at the age of 84. He was admitted to Sibley Memorial Hospital in early August due […]
Racism in America has reach an all-time high. With the elections of the new President of the United States of America, Donald Trump has proven to be exactly what America wanted. What they meant by […]
By Denise Williams The Florida/Georgia Star Former NFL star O.J. Simpson has been granted parole and is set to be released from the Lovelock Correctional facility in Nevada sometime around October 1st of this year. […]
By Denise Williams The Florida/Georgia Star A noose was discovered Wednesday in the history gallery of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in our nation’s capital. It is the second noose […]
By ARTHIA NIXON Florida/Georgia Star The victims of the South Carolina church shooting are now being laid to rest this week, with President Barack Obama giving the eulogy at Sentor Clementa Pickey’s funeral. The pastor, […]
By EMILY MORAN Special to The Star In the wake of the Charleston shooting, Ferguson and the other untimely deaths of Tamir Rice, Eric Garner, Trayvon Martin, Cameron Tillman, VonDerrit Myers Jr., Qusean Whitten, to […]
Loretta Lynch won confirmation as the nation’s first black woman attorney general Thursday from a Senate that forced her to wait more than five months for the title and remained divided to the end.