if being the name behind the hugely popular “Empire” weren’t enough,
this week filmmaker/producer Lee Daniels inked a multi-year deal with 20th Century Fox
Television “to write, direct and supervise new projects while remaining
as executive producer of Empire.”
The Real Life 101 Scholarship Fund recently announced it has made
significant progress. The Detroit nonprofit has made a financial
commitment of more than $300,000 to 254 Black males. According to Sid
Taylor, founder and chairman of Real Life 101, the funds were raised
through donors and individual contributors.
Social entrepreneur Rahama Wright believes in the restorative powers of
shea butter - so much so that she launched Shea Yeleen International, a
501(c)(3) non-profit organization that supports women-owned cooperatives
in West Africa, and provides training on quality assurance and
WASHINGTON — The overworked inspectors responsible for identifying safety shortcomings in cars failed to note problems with ignition switches in GM cars and lack the resources and protocols to pinpoint future safety problems, according to a new report and congressional testimony Tuesday by the Department of Transportation’s top watchdog.