A group of Nigerian athletes have a lot to celebrate. Not only are they on par to become the first women’s bobsled team from... Read More
Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad became the first athlete to compete while wearing a hijab in the 2016 Olympics. Her momentous trajectory has recently attracted the attention of Mattel... Read More
Model Janaye Furman has made history! Last week, she became the first Black model to ever open a show for Louis Vuitton during the... Read More
We are not “old Black” nor “new Black” we are ALL Black.
A nonprofit organization is revisiting a painful reality of American history. “Lynching in America,” presented by the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), seeks to change... Read More
In the entire history of ABC’s The Bachelorette, there has never been a woman of color in the choosing seat. Until now. Rachel Lindsay made history... Read More
Nearly two centuries after the famous abolitionist Harriet Tubman was born on a Maryland plantation, a new historical site bearing her name has opened to... Read More
Khalid el-Hakim started frequenting antique shops, garage sales and flea markets and collecting rare artifacts pertaining to Black history in the early 1990s. Among... Read More