Baltimore Police Lt. Brian Rice Found Not Guilty of All Charges in Death of Freddie Gray Lt. Brian Rice, the highest-ranking police officer to face charges in the in-custody death of Freddie Gray, was acquitted on charges of involuntary manslaughter, reckless endangerment and misconduct in office.
Charlotte E. Ray was born in New York City on January 13, 1850. She graduated from the Howard University School of Law in 1872 and was admitted to the District of Columbia bar that same year, becoming the first female African-American lawyer in the United States. Active in the suffrage movement, Ray
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MABEL HAMPTON - Historian Joan Nestle says: "I set out to... recreate the main themes of [her] life as an African-American lesbian woman, born at the beginning of the twentieth century, in the deep South. The evening became with a singing of the African-American national anthem, "Lift Every Voice and Sing," which is what Ms Hampton would have expected. And then I delivered the talk... The Life of Mabel Hampton as Told by a White Woman." A multilayered, fierce, sweet story that few people…
Here is a look back at some of the key events and people who shaped the black hair story. 1444 Europeans trade on the west coast of Africa with people wearing elaborate hairstyles, including locks, plaits and twists. 1619 First slaves brought to Jamestown; African language, culture and grooming
People walk past a mural of Freddie Gray in Baltimore June 23, 2016, after Baltimore Police Officer Caesar Goodson Jr. was found not guilty on all charges regarding Gray’s death while in police custody.