The late Jackie Wilson will finally get a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Sept. 4, 2019 in Hollywood.
Jackie Wilson 'Hollywood Walk of Fame honor,' 50-song compilation album release coincides with bereavement of ex-wife Harlean Wilson
HOLLYWOOD (BlackNews.com) – Legendary Detroit-born R&B singer, the
Newly-elected Black Caucus members (left to right) Kendra Lewis, vice chair; Taisha Brown, chair; Lorrie Brown, recording secretary; and Cecile Nunley, treasurer. Courtesy African American Caucus
California Democractic Black Caucus elects all women to Board for first time
By MANNY OTIKO, Contributing Writer
SACRAMENTO (CBM) — One could feel the high
Retired Sgt. Major John Canley is one of a handful of African American servicemen to be honored with the Medal of Honor, the US military’s highest accolade for gallantry in battle. Courtesy military.com
African American US Marine awarded Medal of Honor for uncommon valor in Vietnam
Deflecting UN criticisms of a Philippine anti-drug campaign that has left hundreds of people in the Southeast Asian nation dead, President Rodrigo Duterte called out the US and United Nations on Sunday, for human rights violations of their own across the US and Syria. ABC
Doctor’s race can matter in health of Black men, study finds
By DR. BILL J. RELEFORD, D.P.M.
[caption id="attachment_16836" align="alignright" width="175"] DR. BILL J. RELEFORD, D.P.M.[/caption]
A 2017 report (https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr66/nvsr66_06.pdf) on U.S. deaths, life expectancy, mortality rates, and trends published by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)