January 12, 2021

Black Film Space and kweliTV Launch Film Contest to Amplify Black Creatives

NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Black-owned streaming service kweliTV and the non-profit film collective Black Film Space have joined forces to create a film contest for black creatives. The contest, held […]
January 11, 2021

Trump Being Isolated, Latest Arnold Schwarzenegger, PGA Golf Association

January 11, 2021 | Hopeton O’Connor-Dennie | Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor and former Governor of California has condemned Trump, comparing the storming of Parliament to the broken […]
January 11, 2021

New Book from Maven House Reveals How Companies Need to Change Their Approach to Diversity and Inclusion

LAMBERTVILLE, N.J., Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Successful diversity and inclusion requires D&I programs that are strategic and proactive, part of an overall D&I organizational culture. Unfortunately, […]
January 8, 2021

Independent Commission Set Up To Examine Black Killings in The USA

January 8, 2021 | By Hopeton O’Connor-Dennie | George Floyd’s Killing et al back in the news at the UN level Jamaica’s Burt Samuels, a leading […]
January 7, 2021

Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities Launches Hybrid Special Event

Highlights Include Hurston’s 130th Birthday Celebration, Africa-America Women’s Economic Forum, Afrofuturism Conference and Taste of Eatonville Drive-In Movie Experience EATONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The 32nd annual Zora […]
January 7, 2021

New book, “President Thug” compares Trump Presidency to Hell

Chicago State University Professor parallels Trump’s behaviors to Dante’s Inferno in new book published by Wayman Dean Press CHICAGO, Jan. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — “Trump is a thug […]
January 6, 2021

Chaos In America As Mobs Invade Congress … Halting Certification of Biden

December 6, 2021 | By Hopeton O’Connor-Dennie | As the great United States Of America descends into chaos following this unprecedented assault on democracy the President-Elect […]
January 6, 2021

OWN Announces All-New ‘SuperSoul’ with Oprah Winfrey to Stream on discovery+

Intimate Conversations with Industry Luminaries Cicely Tyson, Sharon Stone, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Julianna Margulies, Martha Beck, Jon Meacham, and Chip & Joanna Gaines LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6, […]
January 6, 2021

Documentary “Who Is Gatsby Randolph” Secures Distribution Deal with BLK PRIME

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Filmmaker Kobie Randolph’s flagship project, “Who Is Gatsby Randolph?” has been picked up for worldwide distribution by Silicon Valley’s BLK PRIME. Based on […]
January 5, 2021

Cashmere Originals Teams With Five-Time NBA All Star Chris Webber To Announce Joint Venture With Webber-Gilbert Productions

Partnership Unveils Scripted Limited Series “Fab Five” And Groundbreaking Content In Sports And Diversity LOS ANGELES, Jan. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Cashmere Originals, the original content studio born out […]
January 4, 2021

Pepsi Invites Everyone to “Dig In” and Champion Black-Owned Restaurants with Goal to Generate $100 Million in Sales for Local Businesses

PURCHASE, N.Y., Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Recognizing the diverse range of delicious food, rich history and culture that Black-owned restaurants contribute to the American experience, Pepsi introduced Dig In. The […]
December 28, 2020

The Infamous Future to Premiere on HBO Max Jan 1, 2021, Documentary Film Highlights Eagle Academy’s Education Experience for Boys of Color

The Grio: “Powerful new documentary, ‘The Infamous Future,’ showcases Eagle Academy Schools and the plan to prepare young Black and Brown men for greatness” NEW YORK, Dec. […]