Don Barden: the First African American Casino Owner in Vegas

Many may never have heard of him, but Don Barden is one of the more unsung pioneers in African American...

MACRO’s Initiative at Howard to Prepare More Students for The Entertainment Industry

Last Tuesday, October 8th, students at Howard University who were interested in the entertainment industry got the chance of a lifetime. To...

DTLR In Collaboration With Adidas Originals & Label Partners Presents The 2019 HBCU Tour

October 8, 2019 (Baltimore, MD): Premier lifestyle retailer DTLR, Inc. in collaboration with adidas Originals and label partners presents the 6th...

Godfather Of Harlem: The City Is In Turmoil (Episode 1 Spoiler)

“Godfather of Harlem” is a sobering look at what it’s like to be the city’s Robin Hood. 

Footaction Is Looking To Empower The Next Generation Of Designers From HBCUs

Footaction has made a big step towards inclusion in the design world. The footwear lifestyle brand has partnered with PENSOLE, a design academy partner of...

5 reasons Why Fraternity Members Will Find It Hard Not to Watch David Makes...

“It’s like poetry on TV,” says Oprah Winfrey of David Makes Man. The show’s principal writer, Tarell Alvin McCraney has to know he’s spun gold...

The Godfather of Harlem: A Story of Crime, The Italian Mob, and Malcolm X

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=do8-gzmNTx8 For years, Bumpy Johnson ruled the drug trade in Harlem, but he never became a legendary name like John...

Busta Rhymes Was The Proudest Father Ever Sending His Son Off To This HBCU

Black fathers are something special. What’s even more special for Black dads, is the feeling of sending one of your...

Central State University Grad, Austin Oten’s New Clothing Brand Is Definitely Black Meets Skate-Punk

Last May, Central State University graduate Austin Oten released his new clothing brand, Wrath, which is a skate-punk clothing brand...

Watching ‘When They See Us’ Is An Act Of Social Justice

Apparently, no one was ready for Ava DuVernay’s recent series, When They See Us. Across social media, discourse about the movie...

FAMU Graphics Design Student To Work On Netflix Show

Elijah Rutland, the 19-year-old FAMU graphics design major from Macon, GA, who broke the internet last fall with his "Black Rolf"...

Charlamagne Tha God Compares Elizabeth Warren To HBCU Grad Rachel Dolezal

FILE - In this July 24, 2009, file photo, Rachel Dolezal, a leader of the Human Rights Education Institute, stands in front of a...

Beyonce’s HBCU-Themed ‘Homecoming’ Premiere On Netflix Drew 1.1 Million U.S. Viewers, Nielsen Says

Queen Bey pulled in a big crowd on Netflix with the premiere of “Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé” last month — with...
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HBCU Alum Monique CLAPS BACK & DEFENDS Steve Harvey Losing His TV Shows

https://youtu.be/WXqor0cBtlU Monique, who attended Morgan State University, finally responds and defended Steve Harvey despite the...
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Watch: HBCU Grad Taraji P. Henson Surprise Her Stepmother With A Renovation

Watch: HBCU Grad Taraji P. Henson Surprise Her Stepmother With A Renovation

HBCU Alum Diddy Says Goodbye To Social Media

Diddy has been regularly utilizing social media over the past eight months. It seems his activity perked up following the November death of...

The Rich, Black, Southern Heritage Of Hip-Hop Majorettes

As a boy back in Arkansas, we called them dancing girls. These all-women dance troupes combined the energy of the high-step marching style of black college...

Texas Southern University Announces 2019 – 2020 Campus Royalty

HOUSTON – Texas Southern University is pleased to announce its Campus Royalty for the 2019-2020 academic school year. Adonis Warren, a...

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