Today's Chronicle

  • Marion Berry arrested

    On this date in 1990, the FBI and D.C. police arrested Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry.

    He was charged with possession of cocaine at...

  • Ben Jealous, the NAACP and more

    *Benjamin Jealous was born January 18, 1973. He is an African American Administrator, Journalist and Civil rights Activist.

    Benjamin...

  • The first Black pro hockey player enters the NHL

    On this date in 1958, Willie O’Ree became the first Black man to play in the National Hockey League (NHL).

    O’Ree played for the Boston...