Howard Alum Opens Hotel Dedicated To Black Culture | Blavity

Damon While attending Howard University, Damon Lawrence worked in the hotel industry as a front.

3 Black U.S. Senators Introduce Bill to Make Lynching a Federal Hate Crime | The New York Times

The United States Senate’s three black members introduced a bill on Friday that would make.

How black people were eliminated in Argentina throughout history | Face2Face Africa

The question in many people’s minds is: where are the Afro-Argentines? Historical records indicate that.

Prince Estate Inks Deal to Distribute 35 Classic Albums | Colorlines

A new deal between Sony Music Entertainment and the estate of the late Prince Rogers.

Most Influential Icons In Contemporary African Pop Culture |

The movers and shakers from the continent are not only influential icons through philanthropic ventures,.

Indigenous Hospital, Home of Formerly Enslaved Man Added to List of Endangered Sites | Colorlines

The National Trust for Historic Preservation features sites of historic and cultural importance to Black,.

Rethinking “How” We Digitize is Thinking More Clearly about “Why” We Digitize

As we mentioned in our last post, the digitization project for the David C. Driskell.

Black Brazilians are ditching hair straighteners and white standards of beauty | The Washington Post

SAO PAULO, Brazil — Bruna Aparecida smiled cautiously at her reflection as a hairdresser snipped.

Mayor of a Pittsburgh suburb asked police to hose down protesters with water cannons | CNN

Karen Peconi is the mayor of Arnold, a suburb of Pittsburgh. Her posts surfaced Monday.

New Exhibit Tackles Jim Crow Repression and Resistance | Colorlines

In recognition of the 150 years since the ratification of the 14th Amendment, New York.