Sean Patrick Thomas & Wife Aonika at the Premiere of Black Love. Photo: The Chocolate Voice
On Tuesday night, Saban Theater in West Hollywood hosted a red carpet event featuring clips and conversation for OWN’s new docu-series “Black Love." The auditorium was filled to capacity with
[caption id="attachment_23885" align="alignleft" width="1024"] Evacuees wade down a flooded section of Interstate 610 as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston. The remnants of Hurricane Harvey sent devastating floods pouring into Houston Sunday as rising water chased thousands of people
August 28th is not just another day. At least not for black America. It's a day to honor, remember and to reflect on the significant historical events that happened on this date.
On this day in 1955, fourteen-year-old Emmett Till was lynched in Money, Mississippi.
Exactly eight years later in 1963,
(New York, NY- August 25, 2017) Gospel superstar Kirk Franklin and vocal powerhouse Ledisi have teamed up to co-headline “The Rebel, The Soul & The Saint Tour.” The 27-city tour will kick off on October 25 in Oakland, CA at Paramount Theatre and culminate on
Many of us have never heard the name of a well known African American successful numbers runner throughout 1920s Harlem, by the name of Stephanie St. Clair. Well, according to a report on Deadline, director Tim Story felt it was about time for this woman’s
As Trump reverses himself on Afghanistan and the USA sends more troops to this financially and ethically decrepit “hole”, the true facts of the “problem” stand out in the statistics.
Seventy percent of the population is rural with an annual income of just $410—repeat--annually. Averaged, the
Black Girls Rock! airs tonight. And, we can hardly wait! The well deserved honorees, fierce fashions, fiery performances, inspirational speeches, all of it.
Tonights theme for the positive and uplifting awards program honoring girls and women is, Black Love is Revolutionary.
In an interview with CBS New
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Today the world has lost legendary comedian, civil rights crusader Dick Gregory, who died earlier today. He was 84.
His family announced the news on his public social media pages.
"It is with enormous sadness that the
Celebrating 30 years, The Long Beach Jazz Festival closed out the 3-day summer concert series featuring jazz legends combined with some of finest musicians in the industry.
Fans appeared to have enjoyed the week-end long festival of live music, as they soaked up the sun during
How many of y'all out there saw Girls Trip more than once? We did, and will most likely see it again. Thanks to all of us out there who purchased tickets to see the film considered a "box office anomaly according to Deadline, beating out