[Commentary: Race Matters]
This one is from the archives.
On Tuesday night, October 16, 1951, Josephine Baker, the legendary African-American entertainer and actress who was widely celebrated in Paris dined at New York’s up-scale Stork Club’s exclusive Cub Room.
She’d come to the nightclub accompanied by three friends following her sold-out performance at the Roxy Theatre. According to the Daily News, “...