black achievements

Happy Birthday to the late Coretta Scott King!

From NBCChicago.com: The Chicago Bulls perennial number two man, Scott Pippen, is reportedly going to be named to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Monday in Indianapolis. Pippen was the basketball star in the shadow of Michael Jordan during a six NBA championship run for the Bulls. Pippen will be inducted along with former Boston […]

VIA BlackAmericaWeb: When Stephanie D. Wilson says she needs her space, she really means it. The 43-year-old Massachusetts native is a real-life astronaut and only the second African-American woman to be in space. Currently a part of the crew of the space shuttle Discovery, Wilson and the six other astronauts docked safely at the International […]