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"All Black Life Matters" Pro-life Graphics on Display at "Justice For All", Supreme Court and Smithsonian In Washington, DC

Stop Black Genocide

Washington, DC — The glaring omitance of the mention of over 20 million African American children killed by abortion by civil rights groups such as “Black Life Matters,” NAACP, and […]

Tracy "T-Mac" McGrady Launches Mobile HBCU Fundraising Campaign During Black College Tour

Tracy "T-Mac" McGrady wans to raise $1M per HBCU

– HBCU Give 105 Initiative Focuses on Building Awareness and Increasing Enrollment at Historically Black Colleges & Universities – Atlanta, GA — HBCU Direct, LLC (HD), a marketing collective specializing […]

Donald Trump Says He Can Woo Black Voters -- But SC Black Business Event Doesn't Go So Well

Donald Trump and Al Sharpton

Nationwide — Real estate mogul and Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump, says he feels very confident that he can win the Black vote. However, he recently spoke at an event […]

Nielsen: African-Americans Upending Stereotypes in Education, Income, Media and More

Nielsen African American Report

– New study features special focus on growing affluent black population – Washington, DC — Today, Nielsen released Increasingly Affluent, Educated and Diverse: African-American Consumers – the Untold Story, the […]

All Lives Matter: Multiculturalism as White Racism’s New Weapon Against the Black Agenda


By Dr. Umar Johnson, School Psychologist & Political Scientist, Founder of National Movement to Save Black Boys Nationwide — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had only been buried for little […]

Liz J. Simpson, Domestic Violence Survivor Turned Author, Releases Step-By-Step Book Empowering Women To Heal – "The Puzzle Pieces of Me"

Liz J. Simpson

– October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month – San Antonio, TX — Every 9 seconds, in the United States, a woman is assaulted or beaten. More than 1 in 3 […]

How Donald Trump Feels About Black Lives Matter: "I Think They're Trouble"

Donald Trump on Black Lives Matter

Nationwide — Real-estate mogul and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is not hiding his feelings about the Black Lives Matter movement. In fact, he is making it very clear that […]

Bobby Brown Speaks Out on the Death of His Daughter, Bobbi Kristina

Bobby Brown, interview on The Real

Nationwide — In his first televised interview since his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown died, singer Bobby Brown and his wife appeared on The Real and he finally spoke out about […]

Phi Beta Sigma Headquarters in Washington, DC to Serve as National Mobilization Headquarters for Million Man March 20th Anniversary

Jonathan Mason and Ben Chavis

Washington, DC — In a move symbolic of its commitment of service to humanity, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. (PBS) International President, Jonathan A. Mason, Sr. turned over the keys […]

Prostate Health Education Network (PHEN) Kicks Off a Month of Exciting Events for September’s Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

PHEN 11th Summit

– Black America is at the Highest Risk for Prostate Cancer – Boston, MA — September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and Black America suffers the nation’s largest prostate cancer […]

Black Doctor Takes on Racism in His New Book, "Black Man in a White Coat"

Damon Tweedy, author of Black Man in a White Coat

Nationwide — African American psychiatrist Damon Tweedy has authored a medical memoir called Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor’s Reflections on Race and Medicine that examines the complex […]

City of Baltimore to Pay Family of Freddie Gray $6.4 Million For His Death

Freddie Gray's family

Baltimore, MD — A settlement of $6.4 million has been reached with the city of Baltiimore and the family of Freddie Gray in a lawsuit the family for the death […]

Ten Years After Hurricane Katrina: Changing Hearts, Minds and Systems in New Orleans

W.K. Kellogg Foundation President and CEO La June Montgomery Tabron

By La June Montgomery Tabron America’s Wire Writers Group New Orleans, LA — Ten years after Katrina devastated New Orleans, it’s time for midcourse corrections in the restoration efforts. The […]

Erykah Badu to Present at the 9th International Black Midwives and Healers Conference

Erykah Badu and Shafia Monroe

Portland, OR — On October 9, 2015, Erykah Badu, four times GRAMMY® Award winner, singer/songwriter, and holistic healer joins midwives and healers from across the globe to open the three […]

Top 10 Back-To-School Scholarships For Black and Minority Students in 2015/16

Black student reading

Nationwide — It’s that time of the year again! School is back in session, and high school seniors are being advised to start looking for and applying for available scholarships […]

Laughing While Black? -- 11 Black Women Kicked Off California Wine Train Tour Receive Official Apology

Black Women Kicked Off Napa Valley Train

San Francisco, CA — A popular vintage wine train tour company that offers train rides through California’s famous Napa Valley has apologized profusely to a group of Black women that […]

Dr. Ben Carson: "The 'Black Lives Matter' Movement is Focused on the Wrong Targets"

Ben Carson

Nationwide — Dr. Ben Carson, a world-renowned neurosurgeon and one of the Republican candidates for president in 2016, recently wrote a column for USA Today called “#BlackLivesMatter Misfire”. The column […]

Black Women More Likely To Die From This Type of Breast Cancer -- Even If Caught Early

Black woman with breast cancer

Nationwide — New research published by JAMA Oncology has revealed that the chances of dying from very early breast cancer are small. However, DCIS breast cancer (even if caught early) […]

Journalist Roland Martin, Model Beverly Johnson and NY Times Best-Selling Author Lalita Tademy Headline 2015 National Black Book Festival

Roland Martin, Beverly Johnson and Lalita Tademy

Houston, TX — Journalist Roland Martin, nationally-renowned model Beverly Johnson and New York Times best-selling author Lalita Tademy will headline the 2015 National Black Book Festival (NBBF), held Oct. 22-24, […]

Black Families Nationwide to Stage First Ever Nationally-Coordinated Baby "Lift UP" on August 29th

Baby Lift Up Celebration During Black Breastfeeding Week

– Celebration marks 3rd annual Black Breastfeeding Week – New York, NY — On August 29th at 3pm EST, black families across America will meet in pre-determined locations in key […]

Hillary Clinton Has Controversial Closed-Door Meeting With "Black Lives Matter" Activists

Hillary Clinton Meeting With Black Lives Matter Activists

Washington, DC — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton recently met privately activists from the “Black Lives Matter” campaign, and during the meeting she suggested that the activists need to have […]

Black Women Millionaires Mentor, Dr. Venus Opal Reese, to Teach Insider Secrets of 7-Figure Success

Venus Opal Reese

– Dr. Venus Opal Reese will kick off a 6-city business training tour from August 18th to September 29th, traveling to New Jersey/NYC, Maryland/ DC area, Georgia, Dallas, Chicago, and […]

Morgan Freeman's 33-Year Old Step-Granddaughter Stabbed to Death -- The Same Woman He Had Once Been Accused of Dating

Morgan Freeman and Step Granddaughter

Manhattan, NY — E’Dena Hines, the 33-year old step granddaughter of actor Morgan Freeman was reportedly stabbed to death in Manhattan early Sunday morning. Police say they responded to a […]

"Inside Ferguson" Author Devin S. James Urges Leaders to Acknowledge Systemic Racism and Listen to the Voice of the Community

Inside Ferguson by Devin S. James

Ferguson, MO — Despite angry protests and national outcry after the police killing of unarmed Michael Brown, Jr., a year ago Aug. 9, the police shootings of Black citizens and […]

Black-Owned Beauty Supply Store Replaces Destroyed Korean-Owned Beauty Supply Store in Ferguson, MO Following Michael Brown's Death

Black-owned beauty supply store in Ferguson, MO

Ferguson, MO — Local black entrepreneurs emerge as owners of the newest black-owned beauty supply store in Ferguson, MO following the protests over the killing of unarmed black teen, Michael […]

How Seln, the Language App, is Disrupting a $120 Billion Industry

Seln App Screenshot

Nationwide — With over 100,000 customers worldwide, Seln is starting to complete its mission of connecting the world through languages. Seln (pronounced Celine) is the new mobile app, designed to […]

Black America is Tired of Being Victimized by Racism

Generation B Black America's Reset By Suru Manek

– “Generation B: Black America’s Reset to Success” gives workable solutions to bring success to all African Americans – Nationwide — A black man is killed every 28 hours by […]

NFL and SIAC Enter Officiating Agreement Supporting Diversity and Inclusion

NFL SIAC Partnership

Atlanta, GA — The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) announced that it has signed an agreement that creates additional training and development opportunities for individuals seeking to enter the football […]

Nation's Oldest African-American Fraternity Receives "Chair Award" at 45th Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) Phoenix Awards Dinner

Mark S. Tillman, 34th General President, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

  Nationwide — Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. received the Congressional Black Caucus Foundations’ esteemed “Chair Award” during the 45TH Annual ALC Phoenix Awards Dinner on September 19, 2015. The […]

President Barack Obama: Black America’s Failed Experiment With White House Politics and the Urgent Appeal For a New Black Economy

President Obama

By Brother DJ Jordan Nationwide — In 15 short months, President Barak Obama’s historic 1st and 2nd terms as the 44th President of the United States will end. In spite […]

Black Land Ownership -- Are You A Millionaire and Don't Even Know It?

Lee Perry

By Lee Perry Nationwide — No ethnic race of people in the United States of America has lost more land to the Oil & Gas industry than Black Americans. We […]

First Bank Partners With "Pursue Your Purpose" to Sponsor Women Entrepreneurs Event

Beauty, Brains and Business Experience

– The Beauty, Brains & Business Experience 2015 set for October 31st – Nationwide — First Bank (Florissant Dierbergs) will serve as the headlining sponsor for The Beauty, Brains & […]

Brown/Byrd Foundation Annual Reminder -- September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

New York, NY — When Kevin Byrd and Blossom Brown were asked about the ultimate goal for the BrownByrd Foundation, their immediate response was clear, crisp and to the point: […]

Empowerment, Unity, No Excuses -- Self-determination Alive at the 21st Annual International Locks Conference: Natural Hair, Wholistic Health and Beauty Expo

Annual International Locks Conference

Philadelphia, PA — Bob Marley wrote and sung a song, “Get up, Stand Up” which encouraged people to be active in the pursuit of peace and justice. Fannie Lou Hammer […]

A Hip Hop Presidential Candidate Releases Ultimate Donald Trump Diss Record, ‘Giant Slayer’ Available September 15

Giant Slayer, Donald Trump Diss Song

– Alpha Leo Issues Ultimate Wake Up Call to Voters – Richmond, CA — A Democratic Presidential candidate with the legal name ‘HipHop For President’ has cast his bid for […]

RLJ Entertainment Acquires "Nina" -- Starring Zoe Saldana and Golden Globe Nominee David Oyelowo

Nina starring Zoe Saldana

Los Angeles, CA — RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE), founded by Robert L. Johnson, RLJE Chairman and Founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET) has acquired all North American rights to the […]

The Bridge Summit Connects U.S. Police Chiefs to Create New Community Engagement Model and Police Professionalism

Bridge Summit

– Law Enforcement Officials from Seven Cities Convene on the Heels of Community Demonstrations Sparked by Officer-Involved Shootings – Phoenix, AZ — On September 10, police chiefs from seven cities […]

How One Woman Lost 110 Pounds and is Inspiring Others to Do The Same

Marla Wilson

Nationwide — Marla Wilson, who has lost 110 pounds, jumpstarted her weight loss with the 10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse and continues to live a lifestyle of detoxing, eating healthy and […]

Finance Opportunities Now Available For Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) Nationwide

MBE Capital Partners

– Minority finance firm creates a $300 million financing program for certified minority companies in New York and New Jersey, on the heels of successful programs built in Detroit, New […]

New Book Addresses the Unaddressed Infidelity in the Black Community

Nicholas Maze, author of A Man's Appetite

Nationwide — It is a topic that is somewhat ‘hush hush’. You never really hear anything, until it is too late and everything hits the fan. Across the board, infidelity […]

Acclaimed Documentary on Post-Katrina New Orleans Marching Bands "The Whole Gritty City" Released on VOD

Whole Gritty City Documentary

New York, NY — Ten years after the natural and human-made disaster called Hurricane Katrina nearly destroyed New Orleans, an award-winning film focusing on New Orleans children struggling to reach […]

Best-selling Author Rodney Flowers to Host His Inspiring 9-week Video Conference Program, "Get Up and Achieve More"

Rodney Flowers

– “Develop an unbreakable spirit and become empowered to overcome life’s greatest challenges” – Leonardtown, MD — Rodney Flowers, African-American author of the bestselling book, Get Up! I Can’t. I […]

Acclaimed Author Releases Softcover Edition of "A Defining Moment" -- A Pictorial Book That Chronicles President Obama’s Historic 2008 Campaign

A Defining Moment By Patricia Duncan

Denver, CO — Denver-based awarding-winning photographer and author Patricia Duncan announces the release her highly acclaimed book, A Defining Moment: Barack Obama – The Historic Journey to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave […]

CurlKit Launches "CurlSTAR Favorites Box" -- Offering Consumers Instant Access to Brands Coveted By Superstars

Kim Coles, CurlKit

New York, NY — EXCLUSIVE, LUXURIOUS, SULTRY, LUSCIOUS, OPULENT. These are all words that describe the brand new “CurlSTAR Favorites Box by CurlKit” on sale 8/8/15. Curated by vloggers, bloggers […]

Prudential Financial and Who’s Who Publishing Company Partner to Launch Titans of Industry: A Wealth and Wisdom Speakers Series

Who's Who Publishing Presents Titans of Industry presented by Prudential Financial

– Six-city tour to highlight African-American business powerhouses – Columbus, OH — Real Times Media subsidiary, Who’s Who Publishing Company, the premier platform for celebrating African American achievement, today announced […]