August 3, 2017
African American News, Black Entertainment

UMC – Urban Movie Channel Continues Fall Out Friday Slate With More Original Comedy Series

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Following the recent announcement of UMC – Urban Movie Channel’s new original comedy series, The Rich and the Ruthless, UMC is keeping the laughs […]
August 1, 2017
Breaking African American News

Family Members of South Carolina Church Shooting Support Independent Film “Broken”

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Surviving family members of victims from the Emanuel AME South Carolina Church shooting have spoken out in support of […]
August 1, 2017

Micheal Cristal Elected 35th International President Of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. (PBS) announced today that Micheal Cristal was elected International President of the 103 years old community service organization. Effective […]
August 1, 2017
Breaking African American News

Atlanta High School Students Graduate From Community Health Worker Training Program

ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Teaching communities to actively engage in their own health care is the purpose of the Morehouse School of Medicine’s (MSM) Community Health Worker (CHW) Training […]
July 31, 2017
Breaking African American News

Hollywood sticks to the script: Films aren’t more inclusive, despite a decade of advocacy

LOS ANGELES, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — According to Professor Stacy L. Smith, author of a new study on inclusion in 900 top movies of the last […]
July 31, 2017

Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International (FGBCFI) Becomes Largest Soles4Souls’ Faith-based Engagement Partner With 70,000 Pairs of Shoes Collected

NEW YORK, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Shoes are being used as a catalyst to intrinsically shift the economic, academic, social and spiritual aspect of a […]
July 28, 2017

Troy Carter, Tony Prophet, John Thompson And More Set To Electrify The Stage At BLACK ENTERPRISE TechConneXt Summit In Silicon Valley Oct. 9-1

NEW YORK, July 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — BLACK ENTERPRISE will present its annual TechConneXt Summit on Monday, Oct. 9 through Tuesday, Oct. 10, at the San Francisco […]
July 28, 2017

A Life of Challenge and Adventure: 11 Facts About Service Woman Cathay Williams

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — For Buffalo Soldiers Day, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) lists 11 facts about Cathay Williams, the only known female member […]
July 28, 2017

Sojourner Truth Graces Tailfin of Norwegian’s Newest Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft

NEW YORK, July 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Norwegian, the World’s Best Low-Cost, Long Haul Airline and Europe’s Best Low-Cost Airline, today announced its first black and […]
July 27, 2017
Breaking African American News

Godfrey to Host Daily Show Exclusively on SiriusXM

NEW YORK, July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SiriusXM announced today that comedian and actor Godfrey will host a daily show exclusively on Urban View, SiriusXM’s destination for […]
July 27, 2017
Breaking African American News

Civil Rights Legend John Lewis and Groundbreaking Filmmaker Robert Townsend Among Inaugural XCEL Award Honorees

NEW YORK, July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — BLACK ENTERPRISE will host its inaugural Black Men XCEL Summit Wednesday, Aug. 30 through Sunday, Sept. 3, at the PGA National […]
July 25, 2017
Breaking African American News

NAMIC Reveals 2017 Next Generation Leaders

NEW YORK, July 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications announced today the winners of its 2017 Next Generation Leaders Awards, recognizing emerging […]
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