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Released from jail this April, the rapper talks prisoner rights and reform in opinion piece for New York Times.
“Like many who are now incarcerated, I was the victim of a miscarriage of justice. I got lucky, but...
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Brother of Stephon Clark who was killed by Sacramento police earlier this year plans to run for Mayor in 2020
Maybe you remember seeing #StephonClark on one of your timelines earlier this year. You know, the 22 -year-old man...
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Honored at the 2018 Soul Train Awards, Badu is a Living Legend, receiving the Legend Award.
The 2018 Soul Train Awards aired Sunday night and no time was wasted. The relationship between Tichina Arnold and...
Cicely Tyson, First Black Woman To Receive Honorary Oscar, at 93 Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Power Players
"This is the culmination of all those years of haves and have not's" says Tyson in her acceptance speech Sunday.
The Honorary Oscars and the black community both celebrated firsts Sunday night. Cicely Tyson became the first black woman...
Tis The Season To Be Thankful: Michelle Obama Sells 750,000 copies of ‘Becoming’ on First Day Book Club, Empowerment, Featured
Obama's highly anticipated memoir has moved almost one million copies in just one day, proving black girl magic is effective in every industry
As the holiday season takes full effect, I’m just as surprised as you that Thanksgiving is this week. Where...
AFRO And CLEO TV To Join Comcast’s Xfinity TV In January 2019 Arts & Entertainment, Business Sense, Featured
The two African American majority owned independent networks join REVOLT and ASPiRE on Comcast's growing roster of diverse programming
After an announcement from Comcast Corporations today, we can expect to see AFRO and CLEO TV on our Xfinity...
Red Table Talk Discusses Racism: WOC vs. White Women With Jane Elliott Arts & Entertainment, Empowerment, Featured
'Prejudice is an emotional commitment to ignorance' the theme of the latest episode of Facebook Watch's 'Red Table Talk' discuss race relations between white and black women in America
Ambassador of the Sunken Place, Kanye West wasn’t always like the West you may be familiar with these days....
19 Black Women Ran For Judicial Seats In Houston, Texas; 19 Black Women Are Now Judges In Houston, Texas. Empowerment, Featured, Political Power, Power Players
Beto O'Rourke may have lost the Senate race to Ted Cruz in Texas, but Harris County showed up and elected the #Houston19
We can talk all day about how magical black women are, but the proof showed up at the polls...
‘America’s Freedom Church’ Ebenezer Baptist Church Hosts ‘Get Out The Vote Prayer Rally’ Empowerment, Featured, Spark
Faith Leaders From Across The Country Join Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church For a ‘Get Out the Vote Prayer Rally’
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s historic Ebenezer Baptist Church was the original location for the pre-election prayer rally...
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