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Actress Elizabeth Peña's Nephew: 'She Was Our Star'

Actress Elizabeth Peña’s Nephew: ‘She Was Our Star’

by Jamilah King on October 16 2014, 10:54AM

She died of natural causes on Wednesday.

Topics: Culture

Remembering Walter Dean Myers' Last Crusade

Remembering Walter Dean Myers’ Last Crusade

by Jamilah King on July 3 2014, 10:05AM

Before he died on Wednesday at the age of 76, Walter Dean Myers built a lifetime and a career writing books about the hardships of black youth.

Topics: Culture

Sam Greenlee's Family Asks for Help With Memorial

Sam Greenlee’s Family Asks for Help With Memorial

by Jamilah King on June 3 2014, 3:03PM

A public memorial will be held in Chicago this week.

Topics: Culture

MLK Memorial Unveiled to Cheers -- And Criticism

MLK Memorial Unveiled to Cheers — And Criticism

by Jorge Rivas on August 22 2011, 12:45PM

Critics are unhappy Dr. King’s sculpture was created by Chinese artist Lei Yizin in China.

Topics: Politics

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