January 30, 2012
This Unsung Hero was a bail bondsman for civil rights activists as well as a radio pioneer.
January 20, 2012
At 106, Marguirette Levere proves that community service is a lifelong pursuit.
January 14, 2012
In honor of MLK Day, The Root celebrates the contributions of unsung heroes.
January 13, 2012
One of the first black Marines, Theodore Peters, tells The Root why he still serves his community after all these years.
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The Root DC
- Axel F, D.C.’s classic soul party, to return to the Howard Theatre
- Why I chose to attend a historically black college- as a white person
- Historically black colleges are seeing an increase in white students
- Doing away with food deserts in the District
- State of Equality and Justice in America: The Presumption of Guilt
- Chief Keef Threatens To ‘Slap The Sh*t’ Out Of Katy Perry
- Morgan Freeman Goes To Sleep During TV Interview [VIDEO]
- 12-Year-Old Girl Hangs Herself After Being Cyberbullied By Classmates
- Gunman Shoots Up Strip Club With AK-47 After DJ Refuses To Play Song
- No Surprise: Some GOP Foaming At Mouth For Obama Impeachment Amid ‘Scandals’