Black Lives Matter Partners with Charity in a Sign of Growth 

Black Lives Matter Partners with Charity in a Sign of Growth 

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Michael R. Blood, Associated Press Black Lives Matter, which two years ago grew out of street protests and a social-media hashtag, has quietly established a legal partnership with a California charity in a sign of the movement’s growth and expanding ambition, the…

She’s the Boss: Eudoxie Bridges, Unspoken Angels

She’s the Boss: Eudoxie Bridges, Unspoken Angels

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Eudoxie Bridges, a native of the villages of Gabon in West Central Africa, came from humble beginnings and knows what it means to struggle. She was reared in impoverished circumstances, sometimes not even having enough to eat. Enduring various forms of verbal,…

Watch Out for Charity Scams After Orlando Shooting

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Excerpt of USA Today article by Brooke Niemeyer, Credit.com In the wake of the Orlando shooting, many want to help victims and their families by giving donations. Unfortunately, scammers may try to take advantage of their kindness. “Scammers depend on heightened emotion and…

New York Urban League Names Music Executive, Mike Muse as their First “Mr. Classic”

New York Urban League Names Music Executive, Mike Muse as their First “Mr. Classic”

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  Mike Muse, an accomplished political fundraiser, music executive, radio host on SiriusXM Shade 45, and CEO of Muse Recordings, has been named as The New York Urban League’s first-ever, “Mr. Classic.” Muse will work to further advance the mission of the…

JHud, J. Cole, Selena Gomez and More Take A Silent Stand With Malala Yousafzai

JHud, J. Cole, Selena Gomez and More Take A Silent Stand With Malala Yousafzai

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On April 17, Malala Yousafzai and Shiza Shahid, co-founder and CEO of The Malala Fund, will join international activist and Free The Children Co-Founder Craig Kielburger in taking a 24-hour ‘silent’ stand to raise awareness for the millions of girls around the…

Eva Longoria Honored With YWCA Racial Justice Award

Eva Longoria Honored With YWCA Racial Justice Award

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Actress and activist Eva Longoria was honored Friday night at the YWCA USA Women of Distinction Awards Gala in Washington, DC, as part of the YWCA USA 2013 What Women Want Annual Conference.   Eva Longoria Honored By YWCA Credit/Copyright: James Grant PR

Power Players in Every Major Industry Converge on NYC for National Action Network 2013 Convention

Power Players in Every Major Industry Converge on NYC for National Action Network 2013 Convention

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From April 3-6, 2013, National Action Network (NAN) will host its annual national convention in New York City honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Forty-five years after Dr. King’s assassination and fifty-years after the March on Washington.  The convention…

Eva Longoria to Receive Dorothy I. Height Racial Justice Award at YWCA Gala

Eva Longoria to Receive Dorothy I. Height Racial Justice Award at YWCA Gala

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Actress and Activist Recognized by Iconic Women’s Organization for Her Contributions to Latina Empowerment Eva Longoria, actress, advocate and philanthropist, will be awarded the Dorothy I. Height Award at the YWCA USA Women of Distinction Awards Gala on Friday, June 7, 2013 in Washington…