Tag: Black firsts

19-Year-Old Will Be Youngest African American To Graduate Law School In U.S. History

Black girl magic is a very real thing, and everyday there’s a beautiful sister out there proving that statement to be 100% fact. The latest queen to become a shining example of the glow is a young woman by the name of Haley Taylor… Continue Reading “19-Year-Old Will Be Youngest African American To Graduate Law School In U.S. History”

Former Editor Becomes First Black Woman Explorer On ‘National Geographic’ After Quitting To Uncover Slave Ships

For the last week of Black History Month we have an amazing story of Black excellence to share with you all, centered around one of our former sisters in media that put the pen down in pursuit of discovering a long lost chapter in… Continue Reading “Former Editor Becomes First Black Woman Explorer On ‘National Geographic’ After Quitting To Uncover Slave Ships”

White Wyoming Deputy Fired By State’s First Black Sheriff For Years Of Racism

Karma is definitely not something that any of us should mess with, especially when you’re the one in the wrong for, say, being a racist authority figure. Justice was truly served in Wyoming recently when the state’s first Black sheriff made an applaud-worthy decision… Continue Reading “White Wyoming Deputy Fired By State’s First Black Sheriff For Years Of Racism”

Biden Names Women Of Color To Lead White House Budget Office

NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) — President Joe Biden announced Wednesday that he is nominating Shalanda Young to lead the White House budget office and Nani Coloretti to serve as Young’s deputy. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. If confirmed by the Senate, Young would be the… Continue Reading “Biden Names Women Of Color To Lead White House Budget Office”

Northwestern State University Welcomes First Black President In Louisiana School’s 137-Year History

After receiving his undergraduate from Northwestern State University and then going on to serve 23 years in various roles as a faculty member, Dr. Marcus Jones not only has become the school’s newest president but also makes history as its first-ever Black commander-in-chief. LIKE… Continue Reading “Northwestern State University Welcomes First Black President In Louisiana School’s 137-Year History”