On Saturday, filmmaker and Blackout for Human Rights Founding Member
Ryan Coogler; political activist, author and commentator Van Jones, Justice League NYC activist Carmen Perez, and other local
and nat'l leaders gathered to spread awareness about and raise money
for the Flint water crisis campaign, #JUSTICEFORFLINT.
A powerful and deftly written memoir by New Jersey Senator Cory Booker
chronicles his days as a youngster in an upscale New Jersey community to
one of the nation's most powerful and visible politicos. The book is
entitled, United and will be released nationally on Tuesday.
CÎROC™ Ultra Premium announced last week that it has been named the
"Official vodka of the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards®," building off of the
brand's involvement in last year's most coveted weekend in music. Here, we caught up with Dan Sanborn, VP of Entertainment Marketing at
Diageo; and Dia Simms, President, Combs Wines and Spirits, to get the
Macy’s partnered with couture and ready-to-wear designer B Michael to
produce the first b michael America runway fashion show at this year’s
NAACP Image Awards luncheon, which honored the nominees of the
47th annual NAACP Image Awards, on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at the
Langham Hotel in Pasadena, CA.
7 year-old Natalie McGriff is hoping to encourage young women like herself
to embrace their natural hair and, in the process, help boost their self
esteem. So, she recruited the help of her mother and wrote a book. Once they decided to write the book, mother and daughter took the matter of publishing into their own hands through crowd-funding.
The Academy Awards’ penchant for shutting Black actors out of the Oscar nominations is getting the attention it deserves. This year, entertainment industry influencers, actors and directors will sit this year's show out.