May 17, 2021

Angela Bassett headlines Know Diabetes by Heart’s virtual show from the Apollo Theater

The American Heart Association® and American Diabetes Association’s® joint initiative takes to Harlem’s World-Famous stage for an evening of entertainment and health empowerment rooted in Black […]
May 14, 2021

SurvivorNetTV Announces Major Expansion With New Programming and Distribution

One year after launching, the first streaming channel for cancer survivors secures new deals to reach a wider audience with a robust new programming slate. NEW […]
May 13, 2021

Pine-Sol®’s First-Ever Footwear Collaboration, Pine-Sole, Supports the Empowerment of Black Women

Pine-Sol® launches limited-edition collectible sneaker with fashion designer and artist Vashtie Kola with all proceeds from the Pine-Store going to nonprofit digitalundivided OAKLAND, Calif., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ […]
May 12, 2021

Spelman College Names Arts Center After Alumna LaTanya Richardson Jackson and Samuel L. Jackson

ATLANTA, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — In honor of their lifetime of achievements, Spelman College will name a renovated theater, lobby, dressing rooms and supporting areas the LaTanya Richardson Jackson […]
May 12, 2021

It’s Time for a Racial Reckoning in College Sports: Knight Commission Releases Plan to Create Racial Equity for Black College Athletes

Reforms include permanently eliminating standardized testing for athletic eligibility, boosting diversity in recruiting and hiring of leadership, creating more opportunities for Black student leadership and advocacy, […]
May 12, 2021

‘MIXED: Exploring What It Means to Be Blended in America’ by Jeanne Jones, is a well-researched, timely, and deeply personal analysis of race relations in contemporary America

OMAHA, Neb., May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Mascot Books announces the release of Mixed: Exploring What It Means to Be Blended in America, written by Jeanne Jones. Mixed is Jeanne Jones’s reflection on […]
May 11, 2021

Comic Creator Launches the ‘Black James Bond’

Division 6 is the Webtoon comic everyone should be reading this year DETROIT, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Last year, Creative Producer and HBCU graduate Michael Varner announced an idea to […]
May 11, 2021

Mayoral Candidate Rodney Holt Hopes to Create Economic Harmony

Rodney says, “The city of Seattle is in need of Economic Harmony.” SEATTLE, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Mayoral Candidate Rodney Holt Hopes to Create Economic Harmony with […]
May 11, 2021

Black leaders, business owners call out Stacey Abrams and demand dialogue with corporate America about the diversity of opinions in the Black community

Press conference highlights Black support for Georgia Election Integrity Act, contradicts notion that Stacey Abrams speaks for all of Black America ATLANTA, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — A […]
May 10, 2021

Local Young, Gifted and Black Author Releases His 3rd Urban Fantasy Novel, Into The Furnace

The power to create reality, to will things into existence, to shape future events has intrigued humans for millennia. In this second book of his A-men […]
May 10, 2021

Miami Based Black Advertisement Agency Receives Multiple 27th Annual Communicator Awards From the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA)

MIAMI, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hip Rock Star Advertising, a trailblazing, award-winning advertising, marketing, and communications agency that focuses exclusively on building today’s socially conscious brands, recently received […]
May 10, 2021

Comic Relief US Launches Youth Empowerment as a New Pillar of Red Nose Day Grantmaking

Portfolio launches with initial investment of $1.6 million; New grants align with organization’s deepening focus on investments in communities of color. NEW YORK, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Comic […]
//]]>