Sen. Kamala D. Harris to Speak at Howard Commencement

Sen. Kamala D. Harris to Speak at Howard Commencement

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Senator Kamala D. Harris will deliver the keynote address during Howard University’s 2017 Commencement ceremony. The university announced the news Tuesday. “Throughout her trailblazing... Read More

Ibn Ali Miller

Not Worldstar! Peacemaker Breaks Up Teen Fight, Gets Well-Deserved Props

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Ibn Ali Miller is being hailed as a hero for breaking up a street fight in Atlantic City, but he said it wasn’t a unique... Read More

In Heartfelt Note, CPS Students Thank Chance The Rapper

In Heartfelt Note, CPS Students Thank Chance The Rapper

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A little more than a week ago, Grammy award-winning rapper and Chicago native Chance The Rapper donated $1 million to Chicago Public Schools (CPS). Now,... Read More

Instead of Having Birthday Party, 6-Year-Old Feeds the Homeless

Instead of Having Birthday Party, 6-Year-Old Feeds the Homeless

by Shantell E. Jamison

Everyone likes a good birthday party, especially when it’s their own. But a 6-year-old Chicago kindergartner decided to do away with her birthday celebration... Read More

Herb Douglas

Olympian Herb Douglas Remembers the Legacy He Built in Sports and Business

by Christopher Harris

In Herb Douglas’ hometown of Pittsburgh, in the Hazelwood section, there’s a mural – painted in a dotted pattern – on 2nd Avenue, of him leaping... Read More

Jesse Jackson Jr. Allowed to End Supervised Release Early

Jesse Jackson Jr. Allowed to End Supervised Release Early

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A judge is allowing former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. to end supervised release early, Chicago Tribune reports. Jackson Jr. was given a 2 1/2-year prison... Read More

Team #BlackOutDay Celebrates Two Year Anniversary

Team #BlackOutDay Celebrates Two Year Anniversary

by Diahann Williams

Time to roll our your favorite selfies. Read More

Creative Spotlight: Media Personality, Peace Hyde

Creative Spotlight: Media Personality, Peace Hyde

by Diahann Williams

Peace Hyde, is changing the narrative for youth in Africa one day at a time. Read More

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Meet Stephanie Johnson: Delta’s First Black Female Captain

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Last year, Stephanie Johnson made history by becoming Delta Airlines’ first African-American female captain. Johnson, who made history twenty years ago by becoming the... Read More

van jones

Van Jones Is Building a #LoveArmy to Fight the Divisiveness of Trump

by Jenee Darden

India.Arie is angelic on stage in her white flowy ensemble while singing “I Am Light” to the San Francisco crowd. This is the kickoff... Read More