Flex & Shanice: Black Love and Family Prevail

After 15 years of marriage, Flex and Shanice Knox understand wholeheartedly that love conquers all for better or for worse. The...

‘SELMA for Students’: Black Business Community Offers Free Tix for Teens

UPDATE: (January 16, 2015) - An additional 12 locations have joined the growing movement lead by African-American business leaders to raise funds...

Google Hangout: The Burton Wire Talks Black Travelers

Today, The Burton Wire will host a Google Hangout on the topic of "Black Travelers: Exploring the New Travel Class."  Young...

Black American Globetrotters are Fastest-Growing Travel Market

Writing for The Daily Beast, Charlise Ferguson explores the fastest-growing travel market -- young, hip, urban millenials. Using social media tools...

Hip-Hop Pioneer Larry Smith Dies

Tragedy struck in hip hop when radio personality Combat Jack posted to Twitter that iconic producer and instrumentalist Larry Smith died...

US and Cuba to Start Talks to Normalize Relations

BBC News is reporting that the US and Cuba are to start talks to normalize diplomatic ties in a historic shift...

Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair Delivers

Ebony Magazine is undeniably one of African American culture’s most influential and immediately recognizable brands. For seven decades, the brainchild of...

Selma Tops 2014 African American Film Critics Association Awards

Los Angeles, CA (December 8, 2014) – Selma, the first Hollywood studio film with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as the...

Brazil Uses Text Messaging to Reach Job Seekers

Ozy.com is reporting that text messaging is becoming an option for job seekers in places where expensive cell data plans and...

NAAAOM Files $10B Lawsuit Against AT&T and DirectTV

The National Association of African American Owned Media (NAAAOM) has filed a $10 billion lawsuit against AT&T and DirecTV for race...

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