Legacy of civil rights leaders source of legal fights

February 18, 2014 in News, Religion

WASHINGTON (AP) — Martin Luther King Jr.’s daughter recently walked up to the pulpit of the Atlanta church where her father preached and, in a painful public display, dissociated herself […]

'Malcolm X' actor Albert Freeman Jr. dies at 78

August 13, 2012 in Entertainment, News, Obituaries

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Albert Freeman Jr., who played Elijah Muhammad, the Nation of Islam leader and Malcolm X’s mentor, in Spike Lee’s epic 1992 biopic “Malcolm X,” died Thursday, Aug. 9. He was 78.
Howard U. in Washington, D.C., confirmed the death of the actor…