The NAACP's Contributions To Equality In
The NAACP's Contributions To Equality In Society, Sports And Beyond - The Shadow League The Shadow LeagueThe NAACP is the oldest civil rights organization in the world and has been at the forefront of human rights issues in American society, including sports.
Posted on 22 February 2019 | 12:44 pm
Review: New City Players deliver fierce
Review: New City Players deliver fierce 'Raisin in the Sun' Sun SentinelThe classic Lorraine Hansberry play "A Raisin in the Sun" is as relevant today as it was when it debuted 60 years ago. New City Player's production runs through ...
Posted on 22 February 2019 | 12:15 pm
The One Big Awards Show That Didn’t Lock
The One Big Awards Show That Didn’t Lock Out Women Directors The New York TimesThe Independent Spirit Awards nominated a record number of female directors. Why did no other award-giving groups come close to following suit?
Posted on 22 February 2019 | 11:25 am
Indianapolis actor famous for
Indianapolis actor famous for 'Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah' was groundbreaking Oscars recipient Indianapolis StarActor James Baskett's remains were placed in a grave at Crown Hill along with his father, John in 1948 (Photo11: Dawn Mitchell/IndyStar). "James Baskett ...
Posted on 22 February 2019 | 11:06 am
Super fast University Challenge contestant
Super fast University Challenge contestant on his secret to high score Metro.co.ukSuper fast University Challenge contestant Freddy Leo reveals secret to his high score.
Posted on 22 February 2019 | 6:23 am
To Sir Sidney - Bahamas Tribune
To Sir Sidney Bahamas TribuneTRIBUTES continue to pour in for beloved Bahamian actor and former ambassador Sir Sidney Poitier, who celebrated his 92nd birthday yesterday. Tribune ...
Posted on 21 February 2019 | 5:48 pm
How Oscar stars can learn from Sidney
How Oscar stars can learn from Sidney Poitier Waterbury Republican AmericanSo excruciating were the acceptance speeches at Sunday night's Grammy Awards that Trevor Noah compared them to irritating people who wait in line at ...
Posted on 21 February 2019 | 1:09 pm
Universal Chairman Donna Langley Joins USC
Universal Chairman Donna Langley Joins USC Film School’s Board Of Councilors DeadlineDonna Langley, Chairman, Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, has joined the USC School of Cinematic Arts (SCA) Board of Councilors which helps guide ...
Posted on 21 February 2019 | 9:48 am
Local movie experts discuss Oscars past and
Local movie experts discuss Oscars past and present Winston-Salem JournalAfter a series of missteps, it looks like the Oscars are back on track. The 91st Academy Awards will be broadcast Sunday night on ABC, honoring films of 2018.
Posted on 20 February 2019 | 2:30 pm
True Detective, Season 3: What Is Worse?
True Detective, Season 3: What Is Worse? Saying the N-Word to a Black Man, or Admitting You Are Thinking That Word? TheStranger.comThe seventh episode of True Detective (season 3), has lots of twists and turns. One of the turns concerns Tyson Hoyt Foods, a tentacular chicken corporation that ...
Posted on 20 February 2019 | 11:24 am
Birthday Highlight: Sidney Poitier |
Birthday Highlight: Sidney Poitier | Archives Madison.comActor Sidney Poitier is 92 today, so here's a quick slideshow of some career highlights from the archives of the Associated Press.
Posted on 20 February 2019 | 3:22 am
Famous birthdays for Feb. 20: Rihanna, Ivana
Famous birthdays for Feb. 20: Rihanna, Ivana Trump UPI NewsSinger/actor Rihanna turns 31 and socialite Ivana Trump turns 70, among the famous birthdays for Feb. 20.
Posted on 20 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Sidney Poitier's 7 Most Memorable
Sidney Poitier's 7 Most Memorable Performances Rotten TomatoesThe great Sidney Poitier turns 92 on February 20, 2019, just shy of 55 years since he became the first Black man to win Best Actor at the Academy Awards.
Posted on 20 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Today in History National News - WTOP
Today in History National News WTOPToday in History on WTOP | Today in History Today is Wednesday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2019. There are 314 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: ...
Posted on 19 February 2019 | 9:21 pm
Publisher's Photo of the Day: Happy Birthday
Publisher's Photo of the Day: Happy Birthday Sidney Poitier LasentinelCategories: Publisher's Photo of the Day Tags: Black actor | Black History | black legend | Danny J. Bakewell Sr | Sidney Poitier · Publisher's Photo of the Day: ...
Posted on 19 February 2019 | 3:03 pm
This day in history - The Boston Globe
This day in history The Boston GlobeToday is Wednesday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2019. There are 314 days left in the year.
Posted on 19 February 2019 | 1:03 pm
University Challenge quarter-finals: Fans
University Challenge quarter-finals: Fans transfixed by Oxford's Freddy Leo Daily MailUniversity Challenge fans have been left transfixed by the animated reactions of a brainy Oxford contestant dubbed a general knowledge 'machine'.
Posted on 19 February 2019 | 2:19 am
Black History Month: Post-Soul Culture Circa
Black History Month: Post-Soul Culture Circa 1992 Village VoiceIn 1992, the Voice gave readers a powerful, insightful essay and seventeen pages of kick-ass graphics.
Posted on 15 February 2019 | 8:02 pm
8 Old Hollywood Movies to Nuzzle into This
8 Old Hollywood Movies to Nuzzle into This Valentine’s Day Vanity FairOn this Valentine's Day, tuck yourself into the past with a marathon of Old Hollywood-era movies. From films like Love Affair, which went on to inspire a very ...
Posted on 14 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Library will show 'Lilies of the Field' |
Library will show 'Lilies of the Field' | Pee Dee Weekly SCNowFLORENCE, S.C. – The Drs. Bruce & Lee Foundation Library will continue its weekly movie matinee celebrating Black History Month at 10 a.m. on Feb. 22.
Posted on 13 February 2019 | 1:30 am