The Power and Sadness of a Black President's Call for Grace 

On Friday, South Carolina Senator and Rev. Clementa Pinckney was memorialized in a packed auditorium at the College Of Charleston. As his wife and two young daughters sat and suffered what must be the worst moment of their short lives, President Obama delivered Pinckney’s eulogy with fervor and deliberation. It was… » 6/27/15 3:45pm 6/27/15 3:45pm

Malcolm X's Daughter Speaks Out 50 Years After His Assassination

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X (he was gunned down in the Audubon Ballroom in New York City). In Saturday's New York Times, his daughter, Ilyasah Shabazz speculates about where her father might stand on issues affecting black Americans if he were alive today. » 2/21/15 3:45pm 2/21/15 3:45pm