Category : Black Local and National News

- 5 months ago

IFEL, Bronx Community Foundation Create Small Business Initiative

Photo: YouTube The Institute For Entrepreneurial Leadership (IFEL) announced today the launch of the Bronx Small Businesses Need Us initiative to assist local small businesses impacted by COVID-19 that are struggling to survive. This initiative is ma...

- 5 months ago

Manhattan DA's Decision to End Amy Cooper Prosecution Denounced

Photo: Twitter The Black, Latino and Asian Caucus (BLAC), in the New York City Council, is denouncing the Manhattan District Attorney's decision to end the prosecution of Amy Cooper, who called the NYPD last year and made false allegations against a...

- 5 months ago

Virtual HBCU College Fair to be Held Feb. 27th

Nashville, TN (TN Tribune) Rolling Out presents RIDE CON: Best of a Generation, a virtual summit celebrating the social, cultural, and economic impact of Black creativity. From the centuries-long fight for an equitable existence in America to the sty...

- 5 months ago

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee sponsors new Reparations bill

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee knows that there has never been another time in which she has garnered so much congressional support and public momentum for H.R. 40, the reparations legislation that focuses on truth, racial healing, and transformati...

- 5 months ago

Adidas is selling Reebok to focus on its own brand

Adidas says it will offload struggling US fitness brand Reebok as part of a strategic overhaul. The German sportswear company said in a statement on Tuesday that it has decided to begin a formal process “aimed at divesting Reebok” followi...