Virginia McLaurin, the 107-year-old woman whose dance with the Obamas went viral, has finally received a photo ID card. On Tuesday, Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser passed a new law that would make it easier for individuals over 70 to obtain an ID, the Houston Chronicle reports. After Virginia McLaurin became an internet sensation, […]
Akilah Johnson is the first African-American artist to win the national competition, proving that Black art also matters.
“Instead of us fighting, she tried to turn it around and make it something fun,” said D.C. teen Aaliyah Taylor.
Protesters came out in three different cities yesterday to unite against police brutality.
by Jacque Wilson (CNN)—Miriam Carey, 34, was shot dead last Thursday by Capitol Hill police after she tried to drive into a blocked…
DONNA BRAZILE by Donna Brazile (CNN) — Last Tuesday, President Barack Obama was at the Capitol, joining leaders of Congress to dedicate a statue in honor of the “Mother of the Civil Rights Movement,” Alabama’s Rosa Parks.