July 25, 2020 (Washington, DC) — Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., President, and CEO of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) announced that he and the NNPA have agreed to assist the efforts of Earvin “Magic” Johnson, the majority owner of EquiTrust, the nation’s largest minority-owned insurance company, and MBE Capital Partners (MBECP), the largest certified minority-owned asset-based lender, in funding over $100 million in PPP loans.
Born in 1940, John Lewis, the son of a sharecropper, helped to lead America out of an era of racism. Through his activism and bravery, Lewis carried the moral authority that few other leaders in U.S. history could claim.
Great art will always stand the test of time. In the summer of 1989, Public Enemy released the most poignant protest song in hip-hop history in “Fight the Power” for Spike Lee‘s gut-wrenching film, Do the Right Thing.
WASHINGTON, DC – The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today released the “Safe Stay Guest Checklist” for guests on how to travel safely while also creating a standardized safety experience nationwide.
I don’t know if there has ever been a community-wide survey of just Black people about a Black agenda— and while I recognize there is always room for improvement — I think this needs to be something we do moving forward.
“This is the last record of music I’ll be doing,” said Brian McKnight about his latest album release titled “Exodus” (SRG ILS Group/UMG). “My 20th album … I’ve been doing this the same way for 30 years.