Ty Dolla $ign, Raphael Saadiq, Mali Music, and Elijah Blake are using their talents to fight social injustices in the Black community. In a new project titled 17 and brought to us by TIDAL and SANKOFA.org, the artists come together to take a stand against racial and police violence. Written and directed by Gerard Bush […]
Usher teams up with Nas and rising singer/songwriter Bibi Bourelly to raise awareness about social injustice and police brutality.
Pastor Jeezy has spoken. Young Jeezy penned an open-letter to his fans about social injustice, poverty, and the plight of being a Black man in…
via CNN.Com A new study suggested that African-American children are more optimistic than white children (when it comes to the topic of race). CNN’s Anderson Cooper recently conducted a study where both races of children were asked to describe what was going on in an illustrated picture (of kids on a playground), and the answers […]
News92FM.Com is reporting that former President Bill Clinton said the “tragedy” of the killing of Trayvon Martin should cause a re-thinking of the “Stand Your Ground” law. “There are different stories being told,” the former president said, “so the first thing I have to say is that it’s important to find out the facts.” Read […]
via ForwardTimesOnline.Com In honor of Women’s History Month, black leaders gathered in Washington to pay their respect to African-Americans who have paved the way for our society. The event focused on what it will take for blacks to continue move at a forward momentum. Read More