Tag: Good News

Warner Music Group Is Taking Its Music Talent Search To HBCUs

Getting scouted for a record deal is a dream for any aspiring musician, and the chances of worldwide success are even greater when signed to a major label like Warner Music Group. It looks like the next big superstar in the studio might be… Continue Reading “Warner Music Group Is Taking Its Music Talent Search To HBCUs”

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”

Black Man Wrongfully Imprisoned For 7 Years Gets $7.5 Million Settlement From State Of Indiana

Wrongful convictions have become a surprising norm as of late, which only feels bittersweet at best when the person is finally exonerated. Of course, settlement money is a pretty nice start on the road to making things right. Keith Cooper of Chicago is the… Continue Reading “Black Man Wrongfully Imprisoned For 7 Years Gets $7.5 Million Settlement From State Of Indiana”

Lil Durk Launches Career Readiness Program For South Side Chicago Youth

Hip-hop can get a bad rep at times, especially when people choose to focus on the violence and misogyny that a handful of emcees tend to spew out on their songs. However, there’s also a lot of positive influence associated with the art form… Continue Reading “Lil Durk Launches Career Readiness Program For South Side Chicago Youth”

Madam VP Kamala Harris To Give Commencement Speech At HBCU Tennessee State University

Since taking office last year as Vice President Of The United States, Kamala Harris has been using her time to make real change for not only the Black community but our nation as a whole. She’ll soon be sharing her knowledge on politics, policy… Continue Reading “Madam VP Kamala Harris To Give Commencement Speech At HBCU Tennessee State University”

San Francisco Man Exonerated After Spending Three Decades In Prison

The amount of those wrongfully imprisoned throughout the world, majority of them Black or people of color, is a much bigger number than any if us could begin to imagine. However, we have seen a silver lining in recent times with many of those… Continue Reading “San Francisco Man Exonerated After Spending Three Decades In Prison”

Harlem Music Fest At Center Of Questlove’s Oscar-Winning Doc To Be Revived In 2023

It was a Cinderella moment of sorts last month to watch Questlove, renowned DJ and member of the “legendary Roots crew,” receive the 2022 Academy Award for “Best Documentary Feature” for his directorial debut with last year’s Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution… Continue Reading “Harlem Music Fest At Center Of Questlove’s Oscar-Winning Doc To Be Revived In 2023”

Hampton University Opts To Dissolve All Spring 2022 Student Balances

The topic of canceling student loan debt has gained universal appeal recently due to the simple fact that, well, many of us can painfully relate. Although the issue is still being argued on a political level, students at Virginia-based HBCU Hampton University got a… Continue Reading “Hampton University Opts To Dissolve All Spring 2022 Student Balances”

Ketanji Brown Jackson Gets Full Confirmation As First Black Female U.S. Supreme Court Judge

After weeks of anticipation and an intense Senate hearing, Ketanji Brown Jackson has officially been confirmed to be the next U.S. Supreme Court Judge. The historic vote makes her the first Black woman to serve on the highest court in America. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK.… Continue Reading “Ketanji Brown Jackson Gets Full Confirmation As First Black Female U.S. Supreme Court Judge”

Stacey Abrams Raises Net Worth From $109K To $3.6M In 4 Years Since First Run For Georgia Governor

We will always be in the business of giving Black women their flowers during peak accomplishments, especially when that includes reaching new financial heights on the road towards success. Thankfully for Stacey Abrams, Democratic hopeful in the upcoming 2022 Georgia governor election, her riches… Continue Reading “Stacey Abrams Raises Net Worth From $109K To $3.6M In 4 Years Since First Run For Georgia Governor”