September 27, 2017
African American News, Black Film

October 2, 2017 Declared Thurgood Marshall Day

Major U.S. Cities and States to Observe 50th Anniversary of Trailblazing Marshall’s Swearing in as the First African American Supreme Court Justice Confirmed participation in: Atlanta; […]
September 27, 2017
African American News

Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration, AMERICAN EVOLUTION™, Participating in 2017 ASALH Meeting and Conference

Distinguished African American History Scholar, Dr. Cassandra Newby-Alexander of Norfolk State Univ. Will Speak with Media about Enduring Impact of 1619 African Arrival at Exhibit Booth […]
September 26, 2017
African American News

Golden Corral Sued For Racial Discrimination Announced By Nexus Services

African-American family takes legal action in Federal Court, alleging racial discrimination in public accommodations in violation of federal law, after being subjected to racial discrimination and […]
September 19, 2017
African American News

International Sorority Honors USA Swimming: Partnership Decreases Drowning Deaths Amongst African Americans

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. will award its Community Service Partnership Award to USA Swimming, the governing body for competitive swimming in the United States, for […]
September 19, 2017
African American News

Black haircare regimens boost shampoo sales in the US to reach $473 million in 2017

CHICAGO, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — While the natural hair movement has driven sales of styling products in the Black haircare market in recent years, today, consumers are getting back to […]
September 19, 2017

New Book Helps Mothers Have a Two-Way Conversation With Their Infants

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Squeals, coos and babbling are part of the conversations mothers are having with their infants. And, as delightful as that is, this […]
September 18, 2017

Race Forward Launches Mass Freedom Project to End Mass Incarceration & Mass Deportation

The Mass Freedom project aims to end the criminalization of communities of color and advance a multiracial democracy NEW YORK,  /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — As mass criminalization continues to target […]
September 15, 2017
African American News

Anti-Racism Demonstrators Offered Free Bail By Nexus Services’ National Initiative

Nexus Services, Inc. will post bail for individuals arrested while demonstrating against white supremacists, racists, neo-Nazis, and neo-Confederates in Richmond, Virginia RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Nexus […]
September 15, 2017
African American News

President Bill Clinton to Deliver Keynote Address During the Commemoration Ceremony Marking the 60th Anniversary of the Integration of Little Rock’s Central High School

NUMEROUS EVENTS PLANNED TO MARK THIS ANNIVERSARY OVER SEPTEMBER 22 – 25, 2017 LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — President Bill Clinton will deliver the keynote address during […]
September 15, 2017
African American News

VISIT PHILADELPHIA® Debuts New African-American Travel Series

Five-Episode Series & New Ads Spotlight Philly To Reach African-American Travelers PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, VISIT PHILADELPHIA® launched its latest African-American marketing initiative—the key component of which is […]
September 15, 2017
African American News

Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Launches its 2017 Season with a Solo Exhibition Featuring Acclaimed Artist Beverly Buchanan

ATLANTA, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Through incisive considerations of site, history, biography, and portraiture, Beverly Buchanan (1940–2015) produced landmark bodies of work, including cast concrete and mixed-media sculptures, drawings and […]
September 12, 2017
African American News

Demand Africa Launches October 1 Streaming Premium African Content To The World

New SVOD service aims to become ‘The Global Digital Destination for All Things Africa’ LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Africa Channel, Inc (TAC) announced today […]
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