30 CAIR Leaders to Attend Inauguration of Lynching Memorial in Alabama

Children’s Defense Fund Supports Jack and Jill of America, Inc. 2018 Children’s Crusade

On May 4-6, 2018, Jack and Jill of America, Inc. will partner with the Children’s Defense Fund to commemorate the […]

Capital Impact Partners Fourth Co-op Innovation Award Addresses Racial Inequality

 Capital Impact Partners announced today that it has awarded grants totaling $50,000 to the Association for Black Economic Power and […]

“Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin” Documentary Series Launches This July

Paramount Network has teamed up with executive producer JAY-Z for a landmark television event, “Rest In Power: The Trayvon Martin […]

Three African American Racial Justice Leaders Respond To Starbucks Effort To Rectify Wrongful Arrest

Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative; Sherrilyn Ifill, president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and […]

SiriusXM’s Urban View Channel to Launch Voter Registration Campaign: “Urban View Vote”

SiriusXM announced today the launch of “Urban View Vote” – a nonpartisan, midterm election year voter registration campaign designed to […]

Oakland Museum Of California Announces Major Exhibition RESPECT: Hip-Hop Style & Wisdom

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) has announced major exhibition RESPECT: Hip-Hop Style & Wisdom, a celebration of one of […]

Jason Taylor Foundation Host Its Fourth Annual Louder Than A Bomb Florida Poetry Festival from March 26 – April 21, 2018

For the fourth consecutive year, the Jason Taylor Foundation is giving the South Florida community the chance to witness the […]

Brian Lamb Named One of the Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America

Brian Lamb, executive vice president, head of wealth and asset management, Fifth Third Bank (NASDAQ: FITB), has been named to Savoy […]

The Root Announces 2018 Young Futurist List Recognizing The 25 Young African-American Leaders Shaping Our Future

The Root, the premier news and culture publication for black America, is proud to unveil its 2018 class of Young […]