Thursday, May 23, 2024

Latinovations Remembers Dr. Benajamin Hooks

Dr. Benjamin Hooks, former executive director of the NAACP and civil rights icon, passed away on Thursday morning at his home in Tennessee following a long illness.  He was 85. Hooks was born in Memphis, Tennessee the fifth of seven children and experienced first hand the sting of racism and segregation.  A graduate of Howard […]