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Killer Mike Fuels Major Increase of Money Put Into Black-Owned ...

Killer Mike has become somewhat ubiquitous as an artist with a keen political voice. Between his frequent presence in and endorsement of the Bernie Sanders campaign earlier this year and his speaking out on various ...
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Over 8,000 People Have Opened Accounts At Citizens Trust Bank ...

More Than 8,000 people have opened up new accounts at Citizens Trust Bank, according to officials at the black-owned bank in Atlanta. There has been renewed enthusiasm and impassioned pleas by civic and civil rights ...
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Drake and Rihanna Post Touching Tributes to Their Fan Who ...

Heaven gained a beautiful angel Sunday (July 10). Rihanna and Drake super-fan Megan Flores passed away Sunday from cancer. Flores, known as OVO Megan to some, met Drake through the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and she clearly ...
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Benihana Wants to Teach YOUR Kids How to Roll SUSHI!

Benihana is pleased to introduce a sushi-making class for our young guests, ages five to 12! Kabuki Sushi will introduce children to the fun of sushi-making and provide hands-on instructions for assembling some signature Benihana ...
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Chemotherapy Didn’t Stop This Driven Young Woman from Becoming Youngest ...

The lives of disabled students can be difficult and stressful, because balancing treatment and education is no easy task. In some cases, schools are unaccommodating and peers can be mean-spirited. Nyla Smith, a 20-year-old motivational ...
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Black Lives Matter activist DeRay McKesson livestreams arrest in Baton ...

To cap off a week in which three African-American men were fatally shot by police, two cities affected by such violence faced massive protests and massive arrests and we still have the white guy who ...
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Jesse Williams Prediction…. They Chose the Ladder

After the chain of sad situations this week, I guess the other side chose the ladder and now the RE-Structuring Begins! ~ SwaggGirl
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Howard University is selling the first and only black-owned public ...

This week has a been a rough one for black-owned media outlets. Tuesday evening, news spread that after 71 years, Johnson Publishing sold Ebony and Jet magazine to Clear View Group. As if that wasn’t heartbreaking ...
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Recent Hampton grad released from jail after being stopped 3 ...

A few days ago, Blavity reported on Hampton alum Kai Kitchens and her run-in with the police while driving. As you may recall, she was stopped three times in thirty minutes and then arrested. After being ...
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Willow Smith Explains the Importance of Her Chanel Campaign: ‘It’s ...

Willow Smith visibility as a Chanel ambassador is major. The 15-year-old recently sat down with The Telegraph and opened up about what her new position means to her. “It’s not every day that a 15-year-old ...
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The day two high schoolers were the two fastest men ...

EUGENE, Ore. – The two fastest high schoolers in the nation were the two fastest Americans period on Thursday. Noah Lyles and Michael Norman, both 18 years old, both racing against men who have won ...
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This is the face of the ISIS sex slave market

KHANKE, Iraq — The advertisement on the Telegram app is as chilling as it is incongruous: A girl for sale is “Virgin. Beautiful. 12 years old…. Her price has reached $12,500 and she will be ...