Two of our most celebrated Black men in Hollywood, veteran actors Samuel L. Jackson and Danny Glover, will both be getting their flowers as honorees at the upcoming 2022 Governors Awards next year.

  The 240th Anniversary of First Baptist Church of Williamsburg is celebrating the special bell ringing ceremony and Concert for Hope on February 1. The event, hosted…

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Over the years many actors from the legendary Sidney Poitier to modern-day star Terrence Howard have portrayed the late icon Nelson Mandela in film. Here…

Actor Danny Glover and two other recipients of this year’s Freedom Awards spoke Thursday about the importance of education and the role young people played in the civil rights movement. Glover, Chicago educator Marva Collins and Assistant Secretary for the U.S. Office of Civil Rights Russlyn H. Ali attended a public forum ahead of a […]

Before Barack Obama became the first African-American President (sorry, Bill Clinton does NOT count) the only time we saw a Commander-in-Chief of color was in the movies.  Sometimes the portrayals were dignified (Morgan Freeman in Deep Impact) other times they were not (Terry Crews in Idiocracy), but nine times out of ten the world was […] *Mel Gibson has seen the cold shoulder of the public after allegedly abusing his ex-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva and their daughter Lucia. In the recorded audiotapes, he hurled some pretty unforgivable remarks including the N-word. But his friend, Danny Glover is speaking out in defense of the wretched actor.  

Along with the headline news and my recent post about How Faith Helped Uncover A Golden Voice, I continued to research how people react to those around them who are struggling through the challenges of living in everyday life.  I came across the short film that actor, Danny Glover, directed and starred in. The short […]

Actor Danny Glover and 11 others have been arrested during a labor union protest at the Maryland headquarters of a food service company. Montgomery County police spokesman Capt. Paul Starks says Glover and others stepped past yellow police tape and were asked to step back three times at Sodexo headquarters. When they refused, Starks says […]