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‘A heavy lift’: Religious Black Voters Weigh Buttigieg’s Bid

  By MEG KINNARD Associated Press GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Joe Darby, a South Carolina pastor in the African Methodist…

The Literary World Remembers Paule Marshall

By HILLEL ITALIE AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Paule Marshall, an exuberant and sharpened storyteller who in fiction…

Toni Morrison Was A ‘Literary Mother’ To Countless Writers

By HILLEL ITALIE AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — When author Angela Flournoy was asked to dress as her…

15 Years Later, Cyntoia Brown Becomes A Free Woman

By JONATHAN MATTISE Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Cyntoia Brown, championed by celebrities as a symbol of unfair sentencing,…

Oprah Winfrey Praises Her Late Friend And Idol Toni Morrison

By MARCELA ISAZA Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oprah Winfrey praised her late friend and idol, Toni Morrison, hailing…

Celebrating The Legacy Of Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison

By HILLEL ITALIE AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of…

On The Red Summer Anniversary, Hundreds Of Black Deaths Are Remembered

By JESSE J. HOLLAND Associated Press America in the summer of 1919 ran red with blood from racial violence, and…

Pumpsie Green, First Black Player On Boston Red Sox, Dies

By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah “Pumpsie” Green, the first black…

‘When They See Us’ Star Jharrel Jerome Becomes Emotional Over First Emmy Nomination

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the Emmy nominations (all times local): 12:44 p.m. Actor Jharrel Jerome of “When…

These Historic African American Sites Are Receiving Preservation Grants

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — This is a list of historic sites receiving grants from the African American Cultural Heritage Action…
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