Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performed at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Northwest, Washington, D.C. Feb. 5-10. This photo features the District’s own Samantha Figgins and Jeroboam Bozeman. (Photo by Andrew Eccles| Courtesy Photo)

Alvin Ailey Brings Nostalgia and Hope for Today

THE AFRO — In a time of division and racial tension in the United States, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater brought unity and healing through art. […read more]


Black Culture is Not the Problem

N.D.B. Connolly, THE NEW YORK TIMES BALTIMORE (The New York Times) — In the wake of the Michael Brown shooting and subsequent unrest in Ferguson, Mo., commentators noted the absence of black representatives among Ferguson’s elected officials and its police leadership. A Department of Justice report Read More