Ferguson’s looters work for racists and oppressors and they don’t even know it. When Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated, the African American community was engulfed in flames, from Detroit to Harlem. Even parts of Los Angeles felt the effects of the self-destructive behavior: humiliation and oppression. Unfortunately and due to the absence of… Read more »
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Charles G. and David H. Koch’s $25 million donation to the UNCF blazes a trail for budding entrepreneurs. This dynamic gift will enable students who attend UNCF-member institutions the opportunity to reach their highest potential. The spirit of entrepreneurism and the ideals, liberty and well-being, drive the giving at Koch Industries Inc. and the Charles… Read more »
Has the hip-hop movement’s economy decided if it wants to live, die or lie?
Who pressed mute on the hip-hop movement?
Do you know who the black business titans are?
Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight, Walmart shine at Arkansas NAACP Image Awards event
Nicki Minaj disrespects Malcolm X: We deserve restitution, not apologies
Today in black history, in the year 1948, Bryant Gambel, the first African American to anchor a national network morning news and entertainment program was born. Known for his 15 years as co-host of NBC’s The Today Show, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Rhea Alice (née LeCesne), a city clerk, and Richard Dunbar… Read more »
In anticipation of Motown’s 51st Anniversary next month, we’re breaking down some of the labels most iconic artists and albums throughout time. It was just about 51 years ago, that Berry Gordy, music industry veteran took out a $800 loan from his family to launch Motown Records in Detroit. Since its creation, Motown has birthed… Read more »
The stars and executive producers of “CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story” have much to rejoice this week, as the TV film’s ratings far exceeded expectations. Monday night’s TLC biopic became VH1’s highest-rated telecast in more than five years, drawing in an overwhelming $4.5 million viewers. Media sources state that “CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story,” is already this… Read more »