Baltimore Begins Removing Confederate Statues Overnight


Cities and states are acting to move Confederate monuments more quickly after the events of last weekend in Charlottesville, VA. Baltimore, Maryland became the latest city to remove its statues, choosing to do so in the middle of last night. Read more

Editor’s Pick: Shining Light on Karyn Parson’s Sweet Blackberry Organization

Karyn Parsons at the premiere of 'The Ladies Man' at the Paramount Theatre, on the Paramount lot in Los Angeles, Ca. 10/10/00. Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images

While I had heard a little about Karyn Parson’s current venture and knew it involved children, I did not know much about it, until our marketing VP sent me over a link of her interview with Huffington Post- Black Voices Read more

Donaldsonville High School Student’s Senior Art Project Gaining National Attention


A mural of historical Black men politicians in a local Donaldsonville, LA high school by one of its students is garnering quite a bit of attention. The painting of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., President Barack Obama, Malcolm X, Nelson Mandela Read more