Just minutes before the deadline to enter Baltimore's mayoral race approached, prominent Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson on Wednesday jumped into the contest in hopes of becoming the city's 50th mayor.
Usher lends a helping hand in the fight against Social Justice. The veteran R&B crooner recently debuted his new Part 2 visual of “Chains.” During his visit to NYC, Usher Raymond IV, Marvin Bing, Art For Amnesty, Tidal and Sankofa hosted an event called Art for Social Justice: An Artists Collective held at Donna Karen‘s beautiful venue, […]
ImageNation Cinema Foundation has announced the return of its Revolution Awards to celebrate innovative trailblazers for their groundbreaking efforts in media, arts and social change. Titled, Cocktails, Cinema & Revolution, the evening will celebrate Black excellence, artistry and activism. Honorees include Oscar-nominated director Ava DuVernay, MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry, Black Lives Matter and actor Hill Harper of Limitless and CSI, NY. Sponsored by […]
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie made headlines last year after his public dismissal of the Black Lives Matter movement while incorrectly lumping the group’s message as a call for violence against police officers. In a recent media event, Gov. Christie showed a bit of compassion for the movement after he was alarmingly asked how he’d […]