(Black PR Wire) In recent historical features about the Black experience in America — like “12 Years A Slave,” “Hidden Figures” and even biopics like “Ray” and “Ali” — racism and oppression are through-lines in the narratives; anti-Blackness becomes a character all its own. The perils of white supremacy make their way into every plot […]
NEW YORK, NY – OCTOBER 27, 2020) BET announces a new original documentary titled “Smoke: Marijuana + Black America,” set to premiere on Wednesday, November 18th at 10pm ET/PT. Narrated and executive produced by multi-platinum rapper and entrepreneur, Nasir “Nas” Jones, the two-hour special examines marijuana’s cultural, social, economic and legal impact on American society and the Black community. Told through the […]
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Fresh off working with Governor Gavin Newsom on the passage and signing of AB3121 and joining him for the historic bill signing, Ice Cube reveals his discussions and thoughts following conversations with both Presidential campaigns in his latest video. As citizens and lawmakers both, we are joining to demand the Contract with Black America be […]
Black PR Wire) WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. (CBCF) announced today, for the first time in the foundation’s history, two senators — Senator Cory Booker (New Jersey) and Senator Kamala D. Harris (California) — will serve as honorary co-chairs for the 48th Annual Legislative Conference (ALC), scheduled for September 12-16, 2018. […]
Civil rights activist Myrlie Evers-Williams shared her views on how Black America should prepare for a Trump presidency.
Clarence B. Jones, former adviser to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and currently the Diversity Visiting Professor and Scholar at the University of San Francisco in California, shared his views on how Black America can survive and move forward during Donald Trump's tenure as President of the United States.