Jay-Z posted bail and covered legal fees for individuals on the frontlines fighting for justice for Alvin Cole.
Rapper and activist Killer Mike has teamed up with Atlanta businessmen to launch a Black-owned digital bank.
Businesswoman Mellody Hobson will have a residential college at Princeton University named after her.
The street outside of the high school Trayvon Martin attended will be named after him.
Kerry Washington and Wes Moore have launched a new fund to support activists and organizations on the frontlines fighting for…
Taraji P. Henson will host a new talk show centered on mental health and wellness.
NBA star Chris Paul has enrolled at Winston-Salem State University.
For the first time in its 182-year history, Duke University has named a campus building after a trailblazing Black woman.
Actress Yara Shahidi will star as Tinker Bell in Disney’s ‘Peter Pan’ live-action adaptation.
LeBron James’ nonprofit More Than a Vote and the NAACP Legal Defense Fund has recruited over 20,000 volunteer poll workers…
Renowned author Walter Mosley will receive the National Book Foundation’s 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award.
Issa Rae has launched a new production company.
Marsai Martin is developing a new series about influential Black women.
Kevin Hart has expanded his deal with SiriusXM to create content that will be featured across all of the broadcasting…
Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders has been named the head football coach at Jackson State University.
Queen Latifah is teaming up with the American Lung Association to host a fundraiser for Black and Latinx communities significantly…
Gabrielle Union has launched a new initiative designed to support Black-owned businesses.
Actor Michael B. Jordan is leading a fundraiser to support a nonprofit centered on Black women’s health and wellness.
Legendary actress Cicely Tyson will release a memoir in 2021.
Meharry Medical College has received a $34 million endowment to increase the representation of Black doctors in the U.S.
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