Ossie Davis’ 1961 play “Purlie Victorious,” revived on Broadway starring Leslie Odom Jr. and Kara Young, is an indictment of white supremacy that uses humor to puncture prejudice.
Historian Alex Haley distorted or completely made up quotes in his Playboy magazine piece, a biographer has found.
A new collection of photography from ACC Art Books and famed collector Peter Fetterman features several of the most striking portraits you’ll ever see.
Muhammad A. Aziz and Khalil Islam are expected to be exonerated on Thursday after a 22-month investigation.
NOI members took steps to let us know that our lives mattered without the slogans and protest marches. Older men reached out to boys to discuss history, current affairs, and life.
A new book makes the case for how Louise Little, Alberta King, and Berdis Baldwin raised their sons to become extraordinary leaders.
The star of “Godfather of Harlem”—and the last Black man to win the Best Actor Oscar—is helping shape the industry on both sides of the camera.