Loretta Lynch Expected to be Next Attorney General

CNN is reporting that President Obama has nominated Loretta Lynch to be the next United States Attorney General.  If confirmed, Lynch...

Lupita Nyong’o Opposes VA Minor League Baseball Stadium

The Associated Press is reporting that "Twelve Years a Slave" actress Lupita Nyong'o is opposing the building of a minor league...

Zambia: President Michael Sata Dies

The BBC is reporting that Zambian president Michael Sata has died, after receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness. The author writes: "President...

Ike Jones: Pioneering African-American Filmmaker Dies

David Colker of the Los Angeles Times is reporting that pioneering African-American filmmaker Ike Jones has died. Jones passed away October...

Caribbean Conference on Reparations Held in Antigua

Caribbean 360 is reporting that a two-day conference was held in St. Johns, Antigua to discuss "reparatory justice." The author writes: "Chairperson...

‘Nas: Time is Illmatic’ Documentary Explores Tragedy and Triumph

Nas: Time is Illmatic is a feature documentary that chronicles the preconditions and circumstances leading up to the making of the...

Black Voter Turnout for Mid-Term Elections Not Guaranteed

NewsOne.com is reporting that expected black voter turnout for the mid-term elections has the Democratic party on edge. A weak mid-term election turnout...

The Burton Wire’s Christopher A. Daniel Featured on HuffPost Live

The Burton Wire's Deputy Editor Christopher A. Daniel recently had the opportunity to chat with talk show host/activist Tavis Smiley on HUFFPost...

‘Give a Glove’ Campaign to Help End Spread of Ebola

AllAfrica.com is reporting that the HEARTT Foundation has incorporated the "Give a Glove" campaign into their Ebola BlockAID campaign. The "Give a...

African Union Pushes for Ebola Travel Ban Removal

The Mail & Guardian is reporting that the African Union is calling for all travel bans related to the Ebola affected...

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