We can talk all day about how magical black women are, but the proof showed up at the polls...
Five takeaways from a divisive midterm election Featured, Political Power, Power Players
As Georgia votes continue to come in Wednesday morning, several historic moments and upsets were witness during Tuesday's Midterm elections
Months of speculation and rumination collided with reality on Tuesday as Democrats secured a long-sought majority in the House...
If We’ve Ever Needed the LDF Before, We Sure Do Need Them Now Featured, On the RYSE, Power Players
The NAACP's Legal Defense Fund’s 32nd Annual National Equal Justice Awards Dinner Emphasizes Justice, Equality and Democracy
To attend the LDF’s 32nd annual National Equal Justice Awards Dinner themed: “Justice. Equality. Democracy.,” is to swell with a...
Let’s Go Crazy: Ava DuVernay “Honored” To Be Making Prince Docu At Netflix Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Power Players
The Oscar-nominated filmmaker was hand chosen by Prince's estate to direct the film.
Ava DuVernay directed the film that opened the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African-American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., back in 2016, and...
ETHIOPIA JUST ELECTED THE FIRST WOMAN PRESIDENT IN ITS MODERN HISTORY Featured, Political Power, Power Players
Sahle-Work Zewde is elected head of state, making Zewde the country's first woman president in modern history for Ethiopia.
The Ethiopian parliament just made a historic decision to elect Sahle-Work Zewde as its head of state, making Zewde the country’s...
‘Power’ Creator Courtney A. Kemp Sets New Multi-Year Deal at Lionsgate Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Power Players
Kemp announces that Season 6 of 'Power' will be it's last, but viewers can still expect powerful content from the creator and producer.
Courtney A. Kemp is staying in business with Lionsgate. The creator and co-showrunner of the hit Starz series “Power” has signed...
Ruth E. Carter, Costume Designer for ‘Black Panther’ To Receive Costume Designers Guilds Honor Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Power Players
With 30 plus years in the industry and multiple nominations for her work, Carter's designs speak for themselves on and off the screen
Ruth E. Carter, the costume designer for Marvel’s Black Panther, will be honored with the Career Achievement Award at...
THESE TWO BLACK WOMEN JUST OPENED MINNESOTA’S FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Power Players
Tina Burnside and Coventry Cowens co-founded the museum which is the first of its kind in Minnesota.
The Minnesota African American Heritage Museum and Gallery has officially opened its doors in north Minneapolis. Its exhibits feature...
Stacey Abrams urges a massive turnout to fight what she says is voter suppression in Georgia Featured, Political Power, Power Players
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams begins campaigning across Georgia on the first day of 'early voting' at the St. James Baptist Church in Forsyth, Ga. on Monday October 15, 2018.
Stacey Abrams, the Georgia Democratic gubernatorial nominee who hopes to make history next month, kicked off her statewide bus...
CultureCon Is The ‘Brave Space’ Creatives Of Color Need Featured, On the RYSE, Power Players, Spark
More than just a safe space, this conference is building an environment for growth and solutions.
There are safe spaces, places where members of a marginalized group can come together to freely express their whole...
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