UMMS to Hold Virtual Town Hall on MLK Day on Jan. 18 th COVID-19 Vaccines To Be Discussed

The University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) will hold “Finding Hope on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day – A Town Hall on Understanding the COVID-19 Vaccine” on Monday, January 18, 2021.

Martin Luther King Jr Day: Nine things you might not know about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Well respected, honored and appreci- ated for his civil rights activism, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. rightfully earned his place as one of the most influential figures in American and world history. Through his religious teachings and so- cial activism, ...

VIDEO RELEASE: A Thanksgiving Message from Governor Larry Hogan

While the way we celebrate Thanksgiving this year may be different, we still have so much to be thankful for.

America Declares to Trump: ‘You’re Fired’ Black votes push Biden over the top in contentious election

After days of post-Election Day counting, Democrat Joe Biden has defeated President Donald Trump to become the nation’s 46th commander-in-chief.

A national museum where veterans, not war, come first

Military museums across the United States and around the world often offer visitors glimpses of world wars, commemorating the men and women who sacrificed their lives for their country.

Joe Biden to become the 46th president of the United States, CNN projects

America has chosen Democrat Joe Biden as its 46th president, CNN projects, turning to a veteran voice who has projected calm and compassion, promised a more empathetic and scientific approach to the pandemic, and pledged to stabilize American politics after ...

Prospering during the pandemic but is Zoom here to stay?

Remember when Bill Gates started Microsoft and Mark Zuckerberg opened Facebook?

Economy, race relations seen as growing concerns ahead of election

“At just below 20 percent, Gallop’s June 4 demarcation of the nation’s pulse on the state of race and race relations in America reflects the largest number of Americans sharing concerns over the racial divide since the height of the ...

Maryland State Board of Elections started mailing ballots to voters

The Maryland State Board of Elections announced that it has started sending ballots to Maryland voters for the 2020 Presidential General Election.

Annapolis March underscores importance of showing up at polls, correction of racial injustices

Although the coronavirus has often brought the issue of isolation to the forefront because of need to social distance and quarantine, there have also been remarkable moments when the power of unity has proved to be unstoppable.

In Memoriam: NCNW mourns the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

My heart is broken over the passing of my shero, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. But as Ella Baker’s words declared and were written and set in music by Bernice Johnson Reagon: “We who believe in freedom cannot rest ...

Justice Ginsburg’s Death Could Prove Fatal to American Democracy

Through her cancer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg fought to the end with unwavering faith in our democracy and its ideals, and that’s how she’ll be remembered, Obama expressed in a written statement. “But she also left instructions for how she wanted ...

IN MEMORIAM: NCNW mourns the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

We all remember our sister’s fearless dissent from the 2013 Supreme Court decision to remove voting rights protections. Indeed it was that dissent that earned her the nickname “Notorious R.B. G.” When I vote in the November 3rd election, her ...

National Law Enforcement Memorial And Museum To Host 9/11 Memorial Service

Memorial service and wreath layings to take place at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial to remember law enforcement officers who died in the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Event to be live-streamed on Facebook.

Soledad O’Brien Documentary Focuses On Homeless In First Days Of COVID-19

“A lot of the people who we talked to on the ground in Seattle,” said O’Brien, “were very sympathetic to people who are homeless and really struggling, but until there was a crisis they never thought about, where do you ...