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The church ushers are more than just doorkeepers.  An inside look at the spirit and discipline of some highly trained ushers. Religion and Ethics provide an inside look at the spirit and discipline of some highly trained ushers who are much more than church doorkeepers. The men and women who serve as ushers at Hemingway […]

Stanley Nelson's critically-acclaimed documentary, 'The Black Panthers: Vanguard Of The Revolution,' aired on PBS last night.

Watch Roland Martin and Stanley Nelson discuss the upcoming documentary The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution in the video clip above. Don't miss the premiere of the film tonight on PBS.

White House Official Photo The moment award-winning gospel singer Tamela Mann received the call to perform at the White House, she immediately became emotional over…

PBS has halted the third season production of Finding Your Roots after an investigation proved the omission of Ben Affleck’s slave-owning ancestor violated ethical guidelines. The…

Ben Affleck has issued an apology for hiding information about his ancestors on the PBS show Finding Your Roots. The actor took to his Facebook page to discuss why…

In continuing fall out from those hacked Sony emails, Wikileaks revealed that actor Ben Affleck asked that his ancestor’s slave owning past be scrubbed from…

Streamed live on Apr 14, 2015 The President and First Lady invites music legends and top contemporary artists to the White House as part of…

President Barack Obama’s plans to allow some undocumented immigrants to reside in the U.S. have come to a halt. Judge Andrew Hanen of the U.S.…

Famous writer Shonda Rhimes is normally behind the scenes, but she’ll be in front of the camera in the PBS series “Finding My Roots.” Rhimes will be taken on a journey to discover her African ancestry.  She’s the latest public figure to use a TV special to uncover the truth about her past. The air […]

During a recent meeting in Washington, Dr. William Harvey, longtime president of Hampton University and Chairman of President Obama’s Board of Advisors on HBCUs expressed his…

When the men wrongly convicted in the racially-charged Central Park Five rape case were granted $40-plus million in a settlement with New York City, many had felt…