The appeal of letter writing, specifically by hand, has become a thing of the past — or so I...
Power of the Pen: Meek Mill Pens Essay For New York Times Empowerment, Featured, IJS, Power Players, Spark
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...
THIS FORMER TEACHER IS USING VIRTUAL REALITY TO EDUCATE MINORITY STUDENTS ABOUT THEIR HISTORY Empowerment, Featured, On the RYSE, Power Players
Venturing into the tech space to offer context outside the classroom, Kai Frazier aims to make sure every child is represented in the classroom
Kai Frazier is a former teacher turned tech entrepreneur who is on a mission to change the way history...
Be The Change You Want To See: Stevante Clark To Run For Mayor of Sacramento Empowerment, Featured, Political Power
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...
MEET H&M’S NEWLY APPOINTED HEAD OF INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY FOR NORTH AMERICA Empowerment, Featured, On the RYSE
Ezinne Kwubiri steps into newly created role after major backlash following 'Coolest Monkey in the Jungle' hoodie incident
In a brand new role for H&M, the retail company has appointed Ezinne Kwubiri as the Head of Inclusion and Diversity for North...
Stacey Abrams Says She’ll Run For Office Again: ‘I’m Planning To Get Back Into The Ring’ Empowerment, Featured, Political Power, Power Players
The former Democratic nominee for Georgia governor said she needs to “take a nap” before figuring out what’s next.
Two days after acknowledging her loss to Republican Brian Kemp in Georgia’s governor’s race, Stacey Abrams on Sunday said...
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...
African American Film Critics Association Celebrates 10th Year Anniversary Arts & Entertainment, Empowerment, Featured
The AAFCA celebrates ten years of bridging the gap of exposure for filmmakers and artists with 10th AAFCA Awards Gala
This award season, the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) will celebrate ten years of bridging the gap of...
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....
‘I Like Me’: Our Forever First Lady Talks to Oprah for Elle Magazine Arts & Entertainment, Empowerment, Featured
Interviewed by none other than Oprah Winfrey, former First Lady Michelle Obama graces the December cover of Elle Magazine wearing Dior
Despite all the abuse she endured while in the White House, Michelle Obama is indisputably one of the most...
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