Nyumba Ya Tausi - Peacock Musuem

Nyumba Ya Tausi - Peacock Musuem Nyumba Ya Tausi houses the Artifacts collected during a five year stay in Africa and memorabilia from the Cuarator's family dating back to slavery.
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04/06/2020
BBC Stories

BBC Stories

"I don't think I'd be doing this art if it wasn't for him in the first place".

The Scottish artist sculpting his family history and exploring his identity through sculpture.

03/13/2020
Brut

Brut

“The media does a great job at glorifying white privileged kids."

This 12-year-old American gun control activist explains why it's so important to lift the voices of women of color.

15-Year-Old To Produce Her Second Movie With Universal - Video
01/02/2020
15-Year-Old To Produce Her Second Movie With Universal - Video

15-Year-Old To Produce Her Second Movie With Universal - Video

Martin, who is the star and executive producer of the recently released “Little,” is the youngest person in Hollywood ever to executive produce a studio film. She tells Backstage.com she had the idea to develop her own project when she was just 10 years old and on hiatus from the first season of...

How Many Black Male Teachers Did You Have Growing Up?
01/02/2020
How Many Black Male Teachers Did You Have Growing Up?

How Many Black Male Teachers Did You Have Growing Up?

Vincent Cobb II and Rashiid Coleman are the founders behind The Black Male Educators Convening, an organization and yearly conference on a mission to triple the number of highly-effective black male teachers in Philadelphia.

Female Soldier Becomes The First Black Woman General In History Of The Us Marine Corps:VIDEO - ZEBNOW
07/22/2019
Female Soldier Becomes The First Black Woman General In History Of The Us Marine Corps:VIDEO - ZEBNOW

Female Soldier Becomes The First Black Woman General In History Of The Us Marine Corps:VIDEO - ZEBNOW

The U.S. Marine Corps has seen some historic milestones for female soldiers during the Trump administration. Among these, one former Colonel Lorna M Mahlock reached the crowning achievement of becoming the first female brigadier general to serve in the Marines. While we’re on the topic of firsts, ...

07/22/2019
NowThis Politics

NowThis Politics

Black women are 243% more likely to die from pregnancy or childbirth-related complications than white women — this father brought his heartbreaking story to Congress to change that

Artist Creates Dolls With Vitiligo For Kids With This Rare Skin Condition
07/19/2019
Artist Creates Dolls With Vitiligo For Kids With This Rare Skin Condition

Artist Creates Dolls With Vitiligo For Kids With This Rare Skin Condition

Everyone wants to feel represented and looks like many artists nowadays are on a mission to make everyone feel included. Kay Black, aka Kay Customz, creates unique custom-made dolls inspired by real people. Her newest, beautiful creations are amazing dolls with vitiligo.

At 94, Cicely Tyson Graces the Cover of TIME’s Second-Annual Optimists Issue
07/06/2019
At 94, Cicely Tyson Graces the Cover of TIME’s Second-Annual Optimists Issue

At 94, Cicely Tyson Graces the Cover of TIME’s Second-Annual Optimists Issue

Photo: Djeneba Aduayom There's Black girl magic on front of and behind the cover of TIME magazine's 2019 Optimists issue. The cover features the legendary Cicely Tyson and was guest-edited by visionary filmmaker Ava DuVernay. Tyson chose DuVernay to present her with her honorary Academy Award back i...

07/03/2019
BBC News Africa

BBC News Africa

"There are just so many narratives and it's not a single story, hence the decision to make it on this scale."

Kwame Akoto-Bamfo, a Ghanaian sculptor, has created the Ancestor Project - portraits of Africans who were imprisoned, kidnapped or coerced into slavery.

Lena Horne dies at 92; singer and civil rights activist who broke barriers
05/11/2019
Lena Horne dies at 92; singer and civil rights activist who broke barriers

Lena Horne dies at 92; singer and civil rights activist who broke barriers

Horne, a silky-voiced African American beauty, achieved a place in the pantheon of female jazz singers and broke ground in Hollywood. She used her anger over racial injustices to open doors in show business for black entertainers.

05/11/2019
Miss USA, Miss Teen USA, and Miss America on making history

Miss USA, Miss Teen USA, and Miss America on making history

For the first time in history, three black women are now wearing the crowns of the three major national pageants. Cheslie Kryst is the new Miss USA, Kaliegh Garris is Miss Teen USA 2019, and last September, Nia Franklin was crowned Miss America 2019. The three women join "CBS This Morning" to discus...

MSNBC
03/16/2019
MSNBC

MSNBC

Elizabeth Jennings desegregated N.Y. trolleys by refusing to give up her seat on an Alabama bus in 1855, 100 years before Rosa Parks. https://on.msnbc.com/2TIOi0P

11/08/2018
Kenyans.co.ke

Kenyans.co.ke

10 Female African Dance Styles

11/08/2018
OneUnited Bank

OneUnited Bank

We are America's largest Black-owned bank. We're working to help develop urban communities across the nation & to build Black economic power in America.

10/19/2018
Iris

Iris

She's a 91-year-old practicing physician, granddaughter of a slave, and one of the first doctors to treat women with opioid addiction.

10/16/2018
BBC News Africa

BBC News Africa

Some say she's a myth, others say she's a true historical figure.

Queen Nanny is a Jamaican National Hero and this why:

08/13/2018
NowThis Politics

NowThis Politics

Watch Spike Lee's scathing callout of President Trump over not denouncing the KKK and neo-Nazis

08/13/2018
VICE News

VICE News

This is what you'll find at the Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia.

(via HBO)

08/06/2018
AJ+

AJ+

Is a deadly chemical killing off this predominantly black Louisiana town? This 77-year old thinks so. Now he's taking on a giant chemical plant to save his community.

05/28/2018
Music Crowns

Music Crowns

Sautisol visited their old high school in Kenya to sing with the choir and the results are spectacular ❤️

Rachel Dolezal Charged with Felony Theft for Welfare Fraud, Facing Up to 15-Years in Prison | lovebscott.com
05/25/2018
Rachel Dolezal Charged with Felony Theft for Welfare Fraud, Facing Up to 15-Years in Prison | lovebscott.com

Rachel Dolezal Charged with Felony Theft for Welfare Fraud, Facing Up to 15-Years in Prison | lovebscott.com

Spread the love Rachel Dolezal is back in the news. The faux-Black former NAACP chapter president has been accused of 1st Degree Theft by Welfare Fraud, Perjury in the 2nd Degree, and False Verification for Public Assistance. Rachel, now legally known as Nkechi Diallo, is facing up to 15-years in pr...

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