Activism

Oct 12, 2019

Russell Westbrook Launches Tech Lab For Students

The Westbrook/Brownstein Green Tech Program is being funded by NBA star Russell Westbrook.

Sep 6, 2019

Black & Abroad Recommits to “Go Back to Africa” Campaign in the Midst of Racist Rhetoric in the U.S.

Travel and lifestyle company leverages latest campaign to reframe hateful language into positive messages.

Sep 5, 2019

Trippie Redd, Lil Tecca, PUSHA T “Grind” It Out For Students This Year

A number of top rappers are heading out on the road to kick off the new school year on the Find Your Grind college tour.

Speech Of Arrested Development Uses Hip-Hop To Turn Inmates’ Lives Around

Inspiring and hopeful, "16 Bars" has a raw and unforgettable honesty.

Pole Dancers Unite To Take on Instagram

A powerful group of pole dancers have some serious beef with Instagram.

Could Black Philanthropy Help Solve The Black Student Debt Crisis?

Is there even enough black private wealth in the United States to pay off all black student loan debt?

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Jul 27, 2019

Rapping Math Professor Chad Rico Assigns Next Four Lessons With New Single Releases from “12 Weeks of Summer”

Chad has been dropping his special form of musical arithmetic all summer and has just announced four new single homework assignments to keep his fans committed to the groove.

Jul 8, 2019

Big Freedia’s Bet On Ice Cream Pays Off In New Deal With Ben & Jerry’s

The Queen of Bounce spoke a business relationship with Ben & Jerry's.

May 20, 2019

This Is How Much It Will Cost The Billionaire Who Is Paying Off Student Loans For Morehouse 2019 Graduating Class

Robert Smith is a billionaire who decided to pay it forward to Morehouse students in a big way.

May 6, 2019

New Bill The C.R.O.W.N. Act Will End Hair Discrimination In Workplace And Schools

A new bill in Congress ends the practice of discriminating against people because of their hairstyle.

Apr 29, 2019

Tennessee Titans’ Derek Morgan Ditched Meat And Became An Animal On The Field

Derek's teammates made fun of the healthy meals his wife prepared for him, until they saw the results.

Apr 26, 2019

Nipsey Hussle’s Death Inspires Deniro Farrar To Take On Gun Violence

Charlotte, North Carolina rapper Deniro Farrar is sick of losing his friends to homicides.

Apr 24, 2019

Hennessy Shelling Out $10 Million Dollars To Help Graduate Students Succeed

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund just revealed its first-ever corporate HBCU graduate program.