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Washington Teachers' Union President Elizabeth Davis serves on the DCPS Rising Leadership Committee, a group charged with assisting the mayor in the search for a new chancellor. (Courtesy of wtulocal6.org)

Teachers' Union Critical of Schools Chancellor ...

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced last month the creation of a leadership committee to assist in the search to replace ...


Paris Adkins-Jackson, a doctoral psychology student at Morgan State University, is one of 73 students appointed to the 2016 class of the White House Initiative on HBCUs. (Courtesy of Morgan State University)

Area Students Appointed to the White ...

Several D.C.-area students are among the participants in the 2016 White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities.


Colin Kaepernick (Courtesy of Kaepernick via Facebook)

MUHAMMAD: On Anthems and Athletes

I show solidarity with San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Stand strong, young champion.


Venus (left) and Serena Williams captured their sixth Wimbledon doubles title Saturday. (Courtesy photo)

The Williams Sisters Reign Supreme

Serena Williams reclaimed her position of dominance in women's tennis last weekend after taking the Wimbledon singles title in straight ...


William Reed

BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Politics Have Killed Black ...

Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump give voters plenty of reasons to look elsewhere. Shouldn't blacks be pushing for their ...


The World Health Organization says the Zika virus continues to spread. (Courtesy of WHO)

Zika Spreads from Florida to Texas

The Zika virus has now spread from one state to another in the U.S.