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Who is Willie O’ree?
SPORTS

Who is Willie O’ree?

By Nathan Easington, Contributing Writer Posted 12:50 AM EST, Thurs., Feb. 16, 2017 He was a legend on ice. Historically, hockey is a sport that is populated, dominantly, by white athletes. But Willie O’ree, unfazed by the color of the sport, became the first Black man to ever tie up his skates as a player in…

The Hilltop Archives: 1961 – Malcolm X At The Mecca
Commentary, EDITORIAL

The Hilltop Archives: 1961 – Malcolm X At The Mecca

  [pdf-embedder url=”http://thehilltoponline.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/The-Hilltop-October-27-1961-Volume-44-Issue-4-PGS-1-2-6.pdf” title=”The Hilltop, October 27, 1961, Volume 44, Issue 4″] The Hilltop Archives: October 27, 1961, Volume 44, Issue 4, Pages 1, 2 and 6. (Courtesy of Moorland-Springarn Research Center, Howard University.) By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief, “The Hilltop” Newspaper Posted 9:35 PM EST, Thurs. May 19, 2016 Updated 11:00 PM EST, Thurs. May 19, 2016…