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Rep. Omar electrifies 50th Annual National Education Conference
August 15, 2019
Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN) addressed members of the A. Philip Randolph Institute last week in Bloomington, Minnesota, near Minneapolis.   APRI is one of the nation's largest organizations of African-American labor union leaders and activists. ... read more »
Danny Glover to Testify at House Slavery Reparations Hearing on Juneteenth
June 18, 2019
WASHINGTON (AP) — The topic of reparations for slavery is headed to Capitol Hill for its first hearing in more than a decade with writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and actor Danny Glover set to testify before a House panel. ... read more »
Danny Glover to Testify at House Slavery Reparations Hearing
June 14, 2019
WASHINGTON (AP) — The topic of reparations for slavery is headed to Capitol Hill for its first hearing in more than a decade with writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and actor Danny Glover set to testify before a House panel. ... read more »
The Robey Theatre Company Awakens the Past, Present, and Future
March 28, 2019
In terms of film and television, we are living in a time where the brilliance and creativity of Black people seems to be flourishing in this country. With blockbuster films and high television ratings, African-American creatives are making significant impact in Hollywood.  However, an often-forgotten black tradition is in theatre arts.  Historically, the black theatre community has always, consistently impacted the community; and, very often sparking movements leading to social action and change. ... read more »
At 88, Toni Morrison Personifies the Strength of Black Womanhood
February 28, 2019
With each masterful stroke of her pen, typewriter or (later) her computer keyboard, Legendary author, Toni Morrison keeps readers of her works and listeners of her words spellbound. “We die. That may be the meaning of life. But we do language. That may be the measure of our lives,” she once said. ... read more »
Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun
September 28, 2018
For movies opening September 28, 2018. ... read more »
Institute of the Black World 21st Century Conference
August 9, 2018
More than two thousand came from the greater Newark/New York region, Black America and the Pan-African world, drawn by the urgent impulse to connect, network, bond, share and unite in the wake of the most hate-filled, demagogic and divisive presidential campaigns that produced a presidential regime, elected by less than a majority of the popular vote, embedded with racism, white nationalism and Islamophobia.  It was one of the most threatening moments since the arrival of Africans on these hostile American shores. ... read more »
COGIC Launches ‘I AM 2018 Movement’ for Racial and Economic Justice
April 5, 2018
Presiding Bishop Charles Blake unveils campaign in Memphis during 50th anniversary of MLK assassination Faith leaders, community activists, labor heads and prominent entertainers united with Church of God in Christ (COGIC) Presiding Bishop Charles E. ... read more »
Heroes in the Struggle: Taraji P. Henson, Gina Brown, Laverne Cox, Alfre Woodard and more Honored in Fight Against HIV/AIDS
September 28, 2017
Gina Brown was pregnant with her daughter when she received the news that she was HIV positive on April Fool’s Day in 1994. ... read more »
Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun
September 8, 2017
True to the Game (Unrated) Crime thriller about a small-time drug dealer (Columbus Short) forced to choose between love and money as he tries to escape the 'hood. Cast includes Vivica A. Fox, Erica Peeples and Nelsan Ellis. ... read more »
Actor Danny Glover’s Birthday Celebration Launches the ‘Human Justice’ Revolution    
July 27, 2017
Friends of actor and activist Danny Glover celebrated his 71st birthday at an estate in View Park on Saturday, July 22. The night also brought awareness to the issues of police reform and the problems with mass incarceration.  ... read more »
Exclusive: Human Justice Awards & Danny Glover’s Birthday Celebration
July 26, 2017
LA Sentinel Contributing Writer, Hal Roberts reports on the 2017 Human Justice Awards celebrating actor and activist Danny Glover's birthday (July 22, 2017) in View Park, Los Angeles. ... read more / watch video »
Ayuko Babu Talks About the L.A. Riots and the Origins of PAFF
March 23, 2017
Ayuko Babu explains how the momentum from the L.A. Riots, and help from Donald Glover and Ja'net Dubois, fueled the birth of the Pan African Film Festival. Host: Brandon I. Brooks ... read more / watch video »
Film Review: Almost Christmas
November 30, 2016
Under writer/director David E. Talbert's guidance, you know there will be equal doses of merriment and inspirational message. Toss in producer Will Packer's sensibility and you can pile on the silliness and bawdy humor. ... read more »
Actor Danny Glover to get award at Adirondack historic site
May 12, 2016
Glover is a long-time political activist for humanitarian causes ... read more »
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