Black History Month

Civil Rights & Social Justice

TSU has been subjected to incredible levels of scrutiny–which bore no fruit—and wrongfully labeled as financially reckless.  The post Attack On HBCUs: Black Voters Matter Co-Founder Calls Out ‘Bait-And-Switch’ At Tennessee State University appeared first on NewsOne.

We spoke with Mrs. Wanda Cooper-Jones for WHM about creating with purpose alongside adidas and honoring her dearly-missed son, Ahmaud Arbery. The post WHM Spotlight: Wanda Cooper-Jones Talks Continuing Her Son’s Legacy With The Ahmaud Arbery Foundation appeared first on Black America Web.

Our resident "Blistorian" Kimberly Renee joined us again, this time with lore of the first-ever Black congresswoman, Shirley Chisholm. The post The History of Shirley Chisholm | The Amanda Seales Show appeared first on Black America Web.

adidas launched its 'Honoring Black Excellence' campaign at the intersection of BHM and WHM with a new doc about pioneering Black women. The post Recap: adidas Launches ‘Honoring Black Excellence’ Campaign Alongside Women Who Create With Purpose appeared first on Black America Web.

HBCU News

Mississippi HBCU alumni leaders in a letter appealed to lawmakers to reconsider proposed legislation that would close public colleges in the state. The post Mississippi HBCU Alumni Appeal To Lawmakers Over New Bill To Shut Down State’s Public Colleges appeared first on NewsOne.

African Americans have played an integral part in shaping the nation as we know it today, from the civil rights movement to present-day activism.  The post Best In Black: 10 Black History Documentaries You Should Watch appeared first on Black America Web.

NAACP Image Award nominee and black food critic Keith Lee embarked on a flavorful food tour across the United States, exploring the different cuisines that each city has to offer. From soulful Southern dishes and Creole flavors, to vibrant desserts and more, Lee has meticulously sampled the best of the best (of the places he […] The post Best in Black: 7 Black-Owned Restaurants Approved by Keith Lee appeared first on Black America Web.

Future entrepreneurs, investors, and innovators from HBCUs across the nation are set to meet at Morgan State University for the HBCUniverse Summit tomorrow. Hundreds of students will be allowed to tap into unparalleled access to capital and a wide array of job opportunities for free. There will be a series of panels and workshops, along […] The post Morgan State University To Host HBCUniverse Summit This Weekend appeared first on 92 Q.

  Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have played a pivotal role in shaping the academic and cultural landscape since the 19th century. These institutions have produced a plethora of influential individuals who have gone on to achieve greatness in their respective fields.  These 8 celebrity HBCU alumni college photos not only showcase the early […] The post Best In Black: 8 Celeb HBCU Alumni Throwback College Photos appeared first on Black America Web.

The Motivational Moment during Sunday Joy with Ronnette Rollins encourages the listener to get motivated for whatever they may face during the week. Today, Reverend Ron Harrison talks about a Motivational Moment in Black History.