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Former TV executives Jessica D. Lane Alexander and Lori J. Hall are helping brands address cultural insensitivity in their marketing…
Lizzo has inked a television production deal with Amazon Studios.
Issa Rae will produce an HBO documentary that celebrates Black television pioneers.
A 6-year-old from Long Island donated over 5,000 books to children in need amid the pandemic.
Gen. Charles Brown Jr. was appointed to become the Air Force’s chief of staff, making him the first African American…
Roc Nation has teamed up with Long Island University Brooklyn for the creation of a school.
Colin Kaepernick will receive the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award.
Actress Marsai Martin has landed her own talk show.
Tina Knowles-Lawson has teamed up with African Pride to increase Black voter turnout.
HBO gifted Howard University $1 million for the creation of an entertainment fellowship.
Kyrie Irving has committed $1.5 million to supplement the salaries of WNBA players who have opted out of the season.
Businessman Robert F. Smith is leading an effort to address racial disparities surrounding prostate cancer.
Spelman College launched a scholarship fund to honor the legacy of the late John Lewis.
Michael B. Jordan has teamed up with Color of Change to launch an initiative designed to combat racism in the…
Serena Williams’ 2-year-old daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. is the youngest pro sports franchise owner.
NBA stars Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade launched the Social Change Fund to support grassroots organizations focused on…
Actress Yara Shahidi and her mother Keri Shahidi launched a production company.
Kevin Hart has invested in the Black-owned brand Ellis Island Tea.
The NAACP has inked a multi-year production deal with CBS Television Studios.
A group of teenagers from Chicago transformed a liquor store into a pop-up fresh food market for their community.