“OWN Your Vote”
(Tuesday, September 27, 2022) – OWN and national voting rights leaders today joined forces to launch the OWN Your Vote 2022 campaign – a bipartisan, pro-social campaign mobilizing Black women to vote in the upcoming midterm election and arming their communities to do
Daneyel and Tommy Walker, the Mental Bar owners
The Mental Bar, a Black-owned business located at 6325 Imperial Avenue, celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday, September 24th, 2022. The brainchild of Daneyel and Tommy Walker, the Mental Bar was designed to bring
By: G. Napier Barnes, III.
VUU Panthers. VUU’s Jada Byers rushed for 199 yards and two touchdowns as VUU defeated Livingstone College 42-6 this past Saturday at Willie Lanier Field in Hovey Stadium.The win kept Virginia Union undefeated at 3-0 overall and 1-0 in CIAA play.
Pictured Eva Marcille is Co-Executive Producer. Lauren Tuck is Co-Producer.
Los Angeles, CA – OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced that the annual “OWN For The Holidays” tradition heats-up with two original holiday movies. “The Great Holiday Bake War,” starring LeToya Luckett and Finesse Mitchell, debuts
0004Juneteenth Celebration Committee members and volunteers. Members of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc (Delta Alpha Alpha & Alpha Epsilon) donated their time and energy to ensure the success of the Summer celebration.
2022 Tucson Juneteenth committee
By DL White
“Juneteenth is a movement, not a moment,” affirmed
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 18: John David Washington attends the World Premiere of “Amsterdam” at Lincoln Center on September 18, 2022 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for 20th Century Studios)
The cast and filmmakers from “Amsterdam” celebrated the film’s
As we close out summer 2022, there’s nothing left to say except, if you missed out on Jazz at the Creek, a two-day celebration Labor Day week-end in San Diego, oh well, it’s your loss.
In its eleventh year, a surprising announcement was made
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 13: Sanaa Lathan and Snoop Dogg attend the Snoop Dogg Tastemaker “On the Come Up” Premiere on September 13, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/[Getty Images] for Paramount+ )
Snoop Dogg, BLE and Paramount+ hosted a special advance
By: G. Napier Barnes, III
A good friend of mine once said to me, “Barnes, we (as Black people) roll a little bit differently than everyone else. There is nothing wrong with it, we just ROLL differently.” I guess that is a true statement. We do
Los Angeles, CA – OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today that the romantic anthology drama “Cherish the Day,” starring Joy Bryant and Henry Simmons, debuts a new story on Tuesday, October 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on OWN. The series will air following “Queen Sugar,”