James Monroe Jones, a Black American gunsmith, distinguished himself as one of the top gunmakers in the world in the 19th century. Courtesy Cowans Auctions
James Monroe Jones, Black American gunmaker distinguished talent in 19th century
By PHILIP SMITH, Contributing writer
Gunsmithing genius James Monroe Jones was one
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Bernie Sanders: ‘There are a lot of White folks … not necessarily racist who felt uncomfortable … [voting] for an African American’
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was recently quoted by The Daily Beast on the role of racism in the race for Florida governor
Gloria Gray, West Basin Municipal Water District director, has written a new chapter in the agency's 90 -year history as the first African American female chairwoman.
Gloria Gray, director, West Basin Municipal Water District becomes first African American chairwoman in MWD history
CARSON, Calif. – Gloria Gray, West
Bishop Eddie Long, once thriving, respected cleric succumbs to ‘aggressive form of cancer’ at 63
LITHONIA, Ga. — Bishop Eddie Long, the megachurch pastor whose reputation was tarnished after former congregants accused him of sexual misconduct, has died, the Associated Press reported. He was 63.