King Hannibal

African Kings and Queens Whose Stories Must be Told on Film

Some years ago, Nick Cannon expressed his disdain for movies like "Django Unchained" and "12 Years a Slave," saying he's...
MAKARE HATSHEPSUT

Great African Women In History You Should Know

As a Black man and an African historian, I even have found that one among the foremost inspiring aspects within...

WHY YOU WANNA FLY, BLACKBIRD?

It is a hot afternoon in this part of the world, and I have just fixed myself a cup of...
Ghanian queen mothers

Before Christianity and Islam, Women’s Empowerment Was a Big Deal In African Societies

Frequently when people learn of the status of girls during ancient Egyptian society, they're perplexed by the quantity of human...
tuskegee

73 Years Later, Remains of Lost Tuskegee Airman May Have Been Discovered In Europe

The remains of a Tuskegee Airman who went missing during war II may are found, consistent with a replacement report...

Four Million Years Old Skeletons Of Pre-humans Discovered In Ethiopia, Africa

In a ground-breaking archaeological finding, scientists performing on the Woranso-Mille Paleoanthropological scientific research study within the Afar Regional State of...
robert e. lee

How Robert E. Lee’s Image Transformed Over Time

How Robert E. Lee’s Image Transformed Over Time Confederate Army Gen. Robert E. Lee was vilified in the North during the...

Pieces of Evidence That Prove Black People Sailed to the Americas Long Before Columbus

Pieces of Evidence That Prove Black People Sailed to the Americas Long Before Columbus Columbus Himself Leo Weiner, a well-known American Historian,...
Thomas Sankara (Dec. 21, 1949 – Oct. 15, 1987)

Thomas Sankara, the ‘African Che Guevara’ Who Tried to Save Burkina Faso from French...

Thomas Sankara, the ‘African Che Guevara’ Who Tried to Save Burkina Faso from French Imperialism After a successful coup against...
Lena Horne (1917-2010)

Lena Horne, The Elegant and Beautiful Talent Who Wasn’t Afraid to Be Blacklisted In...

Horne became a member of the civil rights movement and spoke at a rally on behalf of the National...
Kendrick Lamar & The Weekend Allegedly Sued Over "Black Panther" Soundtrack Collaboration "Pray for Me"

Kendrick Lamar & The Weekend Allegedly Sued Over “Black Panther” Soundtrack...

Kendrick Lamar and The Weekend have landed in a suit against them by Yeasayer for their song “Sunrise,” claiming that the artists stole their...