March 11, 2024

Shaping New Perspectives: Cord Jefferson’s Oscars Speech

Photo by Arturo Holmes

March 9, 2024

Michael B. Jordan’s Moss Water: A Refreshing Twist on Sustainable Hydration

In the whirlwind of Hollywood sets and hectic schedules, health often takes a backseat. For Michael B. Jordan, navigating five years of relentless work, coupled with worldly health scares and lack of information, became a wake-up call. In the heart of Berlin, amidst the hustle of finishing a movie, Jordan found solace in an unlikely […]

January 20, 2024

Unlocking Minds and Libraries: Reginald Dwayne Betts and the Power of Equality in Accessing Books Behind Bars

In a world where knowledge is often seen as the key to unlocking opportunities and transforming lives, it is disheartening to acknowledge that not everyone has equal access to this transformative resource. This inequality is particularly evident within the walls of prisons, where individuals face numerous barriers when trying to access books. However, one man, […]

December 8, 2023

“Founder’s Touch: Abubakar Salim releases ‘Tales of Kenzera: Zau’ with Surgent Studios Debut”

Abubakar Salim, renowned as the voice of Bayek in Assassin’s Creed Origins, is set to make his debut with Surgent Studios, and his inaugural project holds a deeply personal touch. The catalyst for this venture is Salim’s own journey through grief following the loss of his father to cancer in 2013. The genesis of the […]

December 2, 2023

“Mansa: Redefining Streaming with David Oyelowo, Nate Parker, and Chiké Okonkwo”

In the dynamic world of digital entertainment, a groundbreaking streaming app has emerged, set to redefine the landscape of content consumption and representation. Mansa, founded by visionaries David Oyelowo, Nate Parker, Chiké Okonkwo and Zak Tanjeloff is making waves with its dedication to diversity, inclusivity, and a bold vision for the future of streaming, particularly […]

November 3, 2023

The African American Wellness Agency & The A Holistic Approach to African American Men’s Health

Introduction The African American Male Wellness Agency (AAMWA), a 501-C3 charity, has been a driving force in reducing disparities in premature death and chronic diseases among African American males since 2004. Their innovative health education programs and over 4,000 free health screenings annually have made a substantial impact on the health and well-being of African […]

November 2, 2023

The 27th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival kicks off with a screening of ‘American Fiction”

Last night was the launch of The 27th Urbanworld Film Festival and it began with a sold-out Opening Night screening of ‘American Fiction’ at the SVA Theatre. The film is about a novelist who’s fed up with the establishment profiting from “Black” entertainment who uses a pen name to write a book that propels him […]

November 1, 2023

Breaking Barriers: The Rise of Black Medical Schools

After nearly half a century, the number of Black medical schools in our nation is growing. Starting with the latest addition: the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) in Los Angeles. This independent four-year medical program officially opened its doors in July, welcoming 60 talented students eager to make a difference. CDU […]

March 6, 2023

Creed III & Black Masculinity 

Photo Credit: Joshua Kissi

January 6, 2023

Congressional Black Caucus Swears In Its Largest Group In History

Photo Courtesy of Robert R. Roberts

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