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WATCH: Black Greeks Introduce Michael Jackson To Stepping

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

Even the legendary King of Pop had to take some dance lessons. This week, footage surfaced of Michael Jackson allegedly watching members of black ...

WATCH: Alphas, AKAs And Deltas Stepping In The 80s And 90s

Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

If you're a member of a black Greek letter organization, there's no doubt you have fond memories of performing community service projects, throwing pa...

Black Fraternities, It's Time to Come Out for Relevance

Ernest Owens | Posted 12.29.2013 | Black Voices
Ernest Owens

What black fraternities have done by not actively including all men of color, despite sexual orientation, to consider joining is create yet another rift within the black community.

Guns, Machismo, Martin and Zimmerman

Harold A. McDougall | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics
Harold A. McDougall

Black parents already tell their sons not to give police any excuse to shoot them. Must that warning now be broadened to include any white man who might have a gun?

Deep Rivers, Souls, and the Enduring Artistic Challenge: A Reflection on Paul Robeson and Rob Murat

Charles Howard | Posted 10.13.2012 | Black Voices
Charles Howard

Beyond his legendary athletic abilities and his brilliant scholarship, Robeson is best known as an Artist and as an Activist. His deep baritone emerges from a deep resolve to fight against oppression everywhere.

College Suspends Fraternity For 'Serious Physical Hazing Incident'

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 02.08.2012 | College

The University of Florida temporarily suspended a fraternity this week after officials learned of a "serious physical hazing incident," CNN reports. ...

Howard Fineman

Harry E. Johnson Sr.: The Man Behind The MLK Memorial (The Inspirationals) | Howard Fineman | Posted 11.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Inspiring leaders in America come in all shapes, sizes, colors and creeds, and in all walks of life and public endeavor. Harry E. Joh...

The King Memorial and the Ideals of Brotherhood

Gregory S. Parks | Posted 10.24.2011 | College
Gregory S. Parks

Although many Americans are aware of Dr. King's activism, fewer know as much about the fraternity into which he was initiated.

Hofstra University's 75th Anniversary Celebration and 30 years of Brotherhood

Pascal Robert | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Pascal Robert

This past weekend Hofstra University held its 75th anniversary Diamond Jubilee Celebration on its Long Island Campus celebrating 30 years of service and leadership.

Nation's Oldest Black Fraternity Joins Arizona Boycott to Support Latinos

Miguel Guadalupe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miguel Guadalupe

What we are seeing here are individuals and groups of all races and ethnicities, from across the country, who see SB1070 as legalized racial profiling and a misguided attempt to solve real issues.