Article originally posted on CNN by writer Clay Cane Jordan Peele is the first black director and writer...
Jordan Peele Just Proved to Hollywood That Movies About Black Culture Make Top Dollars
Childish Gambino & “ATLANTA” Show Black Excellence at Golden Globes
Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Newsticker
Actor & Rapper Donald Glover Proves Black People Really Are Magical
Actor & Rapper Donald Glover Proves Black People Really Are Magical by Winning Big at the Golden Globes. ...
Black Music Helped Us Survive 2016
Arts & Entertainment, Newsticker, Spark
Black Culture and Black Music were the beat to dealing with what is being called, The End of the World
This article originally appeared on Medium.com Let’s get this out of the way: the year was a grease-fire from...
Ernestine Johnson: ‘Digital Lives Matter’ Lead Actress Talks Living Your Passion
Arts & Entertainment, Newsticker, On the RYSE
“I’m a 100% believer in taking risks and following your passions. I don’t say dreams. I say passions because that’s something that’s innate in you.”
Ernestine Johnson is a promising new actress who is excited to make a positive impact through her passion, acting....
Amber Rose Fearlessly Voices Her Opinion About Consent [Video]
The socialite gears up for her second annual SlutWalk, where she’ll talk about consent and slut shaming.
Amber Rose has a strong brand of feminism and she isn’t afraid to speak her mind. Amidst the outrage...
Tony Awards Celebrate Diversity As Black Actors Win In All Four Musical Acting Categories
Arts & Entertainment
This is a historical occurrence and a welcome response to the #OscarsSoWhite debacle.
Though the Oscars were disappointing with respect to the lack of non-white nominees, the Tony Awards felt like redemption...
‘The Great Eight’: Black Female Doctoral Candidates Unite, Support, And Thrive
The women hope to encourage other women of color on the path to their dreams.
The path to a graduate degree is a rigorous one, leading many to wonder whether or not it’s worth...
Wellesley College Appoint First African American President
Empowerment, On the RYSE
Dr. Paua A Johnson Makes History as First African American President of Wellesley College
According to the Boston Globe, Wellesley College named Dr. Paula A. Johnson as President, making her the first African...
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