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REACH: 40 Black Men Speak on Living, Leading and Succeeding; A Different Narrative for Black Men In America

Michele Hunt | Posted 04.20.2015 | Impact
Michele Hunt

This book shines a light on impactful, positive stories of successful Black men who dared to dream big, and made their dreams come true against tremendous obstacles.

Basketball Hall of Famer Dies At 78

AP | LISA CORNWELL | Posted 07.31.2012 | Sports

CINCINNATI (AP) — Basketball Hall of Famer Jack Twyman, one of the NBA's top scorers in the 1950s who became the guardian to a paralyzed teammate, h...

Magic Johnson's New TV Network

AP | Posted 04.22.2012 | Black Voices

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Earvin "Magic" Johnson is launching a basic cable television network targeting black viewers with positive, uplifting im...

Earl Lloyd, First Black NBA Player, Gets Honor At Hawks Game

AP | By JONATHAN LANDRUM Jr. | Posted 02.11.2012 | Black Voices

ATLANTA -- Earl Lloyd remembers when he suited up for the Washington Capitols more than 60 years ago as the first black to play in an NBA game and won...

NBA Legend Appointed Global Cultural Ambassador

AP | JOHN CARUCCI | Posted 03.19.2012 | Black Voices

By JOHN CARUCCI, Associated Press NEW YORK -- In a move to engage young people worldwide, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has named Karee...

Yao A Hall Of Famer?

Posted 09.10.2011 | Sports

With eight all-star appearances, a reputation for dominance and grace on the floor and an indisputable role in spreading the game of basketball throug...

Basketball Hall Of Fame's 2011 Class

AP | WILL GRAVES | Posted 06.05.2011 | Sports

HOUSTON — Dennis Rodman earned plenty of labels during his sometimes turbulent NBA career. Here's one the player who created chaos on – a...

Basketball Hall Of Fame Finalists Announced

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

LOS ANGELES — Dennis Rodman, Jamaal Wilkes and Tex Winter were among 12 finalists announced Friday for induction into the Basketball Hall of Fam...

Scottie Pippen To Hall Of Fame, According To Reports

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Bulls perennial number two man, Scott Pippen, is reportedly going to be named to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Monday in Indianapol...

Isiah Thomas Returns To West Side, Urges Gangs To Do Good Work In Community

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

To reach Chicago gang members, a West Side-based violence prevention group turned to a "bad boy" known for shooting and logging plenty of court time. ...