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7 Ways Black History Was Made During Black History Month

by Clarissa Hamlin on

This February, several people made firsts, smashed records and broke down barriers. Actors, actresses, athletes, activists and more made headlines in sports, movies and politics. Yes, people represented for #BlackExcellence. ... Read full article

Podcast/Web Series Addressing African American Struggles Debuts in Black History Month

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The Sound of Melanin (TSOM), highlights and examine various social, political, spiritual and relationship challenges faced by African American community. TSOM is addressed from a humorous angle... Read full article

New Film “Blink” Highlights the Dramatic Story of a Black Woman’s Struggle With Domestic Violence

by BlackNews.com on

Blink is the dramatic story of Nailah Belle as the character tries to navigate the depths and effect of domestic violence. Belle discovers that the calmest seas are often the most turbulent below the surface. ... Read full article

The Rise of Homeschooling Among Black Families

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African American parents are increasingly taking their kids' education into their own hands—and in many cases, it's to protect them from institutional racism and stereotyping. ... Read full article

NASA Dedicates Building To Hidden Figures Heroine Katherine Johnson

by Michael Harriot on

When NASA’s Langley Research Center built its newest, state-of-the-art research facility in Hampton, Virginia it was only right that they named it after Katherine Johnson, the NASA engineer and subject of the film Hidden Figures.... Read full article

#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke Writes Memoir, 'Where the Light Enters'

by Sameer Rao on

Tarana Burke first launched the #MeToo campaign in 2007 to build solidarity and healing power among Black girls and women who survived sexual assault.... Read full article

Why These Sisters Want to Make Their Laundromat Your New Favorite Hangout Spot

by MADISON FELLER on

The Williamsburg spot is bright and plant-filled, equipped with an organic coffee bar, outdoor patio, and shelves of eco-friendly laundry supplies. It's clean, comfortable, and completely Instagram-worthy—and the brainchild of sisters Corinna and The... Read full article

Black Girls Travel: Harvard Grad Takes African Americans To Developing Countries

by Robin White Goode on

Stone’s business takes mainly African Americans to places like Nairobi, Morocco, and Haiti where they spend eight days—most of which is pretty similar to a regular adventuresome, off-the-beaten-path kind of vacation.... Read full article

Black Panther Will Be the First Film Shown in Saudi Arabian Cinemas in 35 Years

by ELI MEIXLER on

Black Panther will break Saudi Arabia’s 35-year long cinema ban, becoming the first film publicly shown in theaters in the conservative gulf kingdom since they were shuttered in the 1980s.... Read full article

Michael B. Jordan to Produce Film on All-Black World War II Regiment

by Sameer Ra on

"The Liberators" will dramatize the story of the 761st Tank Batallion, which served with the segregated United States Army in Europe.... Read full article

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