We love a benevolent celebrity who supports education, and Kevin Hart joins the ranks of those like Beyoncé and...
Randy Moss Memorializes Police Brutality Victims With Tie At Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Moss tells victims families 'you are not alone' after his speech
Every public moment has the opportunity to be used as a political statement. We have witnessed this when it...
The Trayvon Martin Story Docu-Series Retells Story That Sparked Black Lives Matter Movement
Arts & Entertainment, Empowerment, Featured
The series also revisits Florida's controversial Stand Your Ground law that acquitted Zimmerman five years ago.
Feb. 26, 2012 in Sanford, Fla. Georgia Zimmerman guns down 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. At the time I was 18-years-old...
LeBron James has opened a public elementary school, and grads can attend college for free
Business Sense, Empowerment, Featured
The Akron, Ohio native gives back to his community in a way many have only dreamed of.
LeBron James has long supported education initiatives in his hometown of Akron, Ohio and across the country, but this week marks...
Miss Universe Great Britain Has Crowned Its First Black Winner, Ever
Anguilla native, Dee-Ann Kentish-Rogers makes history as the first black woman to win the pageant
We love to see black women win and that’s precisely what happened this past Saturday. Dee-Ann Kentish-Rogers has been...
Juneteenth, The Second and Forgotten Independence Day
The historic day marking the day thousands of slaves learned of their freedom.
Juneteenth, the unrecognized American holiday, marks the day slavery ended. I’m sure you’re thinking “well didn’t President Lincoln sign...
10-Year-Old Inspired to Launch Her Own Clothing Line After Being Bullied for Her Dark Skin
Empowerment, Featured, On the RYSE
Kheris Rogers launches 'Flexin’ in My Complexion' after being bullied by classmates for her darker skin
One of the many burdens Black women continue to bear on a regular basis is the painful divide of...
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