Colin Powell Archives

Rest In Power: Those We Lost in 2021

December 30, 2021

Remembering Gen. Colin Powell, Eric Jerome Dickey, Cicely Tyson, Clarence Williams III, Charlie Robinson, DMX, Lee Evans, Marvin Hagler, Biz Markie, Dorothy Steel and 15 others who passed in 2021.

Colin Powell, first black US Secretary of State, dies of COVID-19 complications amid cancer battle

October 21, 2021

Colin Powell, the retired four-star general who became the country’s first black Secretary of State and chairman of the Joints Chiefs of Staff, died Monday, October 18, 2021 due to complications from COVID-19, his family said in a statement on Facebook. Powell, 84, was fully vaccinated from COVID-19, his family said, and had been treated… [Read More]