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Growing Black Businesses Through a Magic City Match in Birmingham

revbirmingham.org Magic City Match is an initiative led by REV Birmingham and powered by Prosper to match Black-owned businesses with Birmingham brick-and-mortar spaces where they can thrive. After a successful...

Inside Historic Africatown With Descendants of Slave Ship Clotilda

By Vickii Howell Special to the Birmingham Times MOBILE, Ala.—For decades, a handful of ancestors and neighborhood historians held down the legends of Africatown’s founding, recalling...

Malveaux: Four hundred years later and we still ain’t clear

Four hundred years and we still ain’t clear By Julianne Malveaux According to some historians, Afrodescendents first entered these united states in 1619 off the coast...