Wednesday, January 19, 2022
www.blackameicawab.com   In a historical first, the NAACP announced that it will be awarding two recipients, NBA superstar Stephen Curry and The Women’s National Basketball Players Association (WNBPA), with the Jackie Robinson Sports Awards. Additionally, Misty Copeland will be honored with the prestigious Spingarn Medal in addition...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     This exhibit features photography, poetry, history, and augmented reality to tell the story of one family's ancestral journey to freedom. About this Event Please join us for the unveiling of the portraits of the women of the Dynasty....
www.pbs.org   Hosted By Louis Gates, Jr. The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song is a moving four-hour, two-part series from executive producer, host and writer Henry Louis Gates, Jr., the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor at Harvard University and...
By Louis Gray    At a time in history when it was rare to see blacks on network television, a landmark show called SOUL! Premiered on PBS and went on an historic six year run before powerful forces removed it from...
www.popsugar.com By JORDAN LEWIS   Hollywood is full of movies about slavery, segregation, and the Black struggle, and while these films can serve as important educational tools — especially during Black History Month — it is important to step back and remember that films about...
www.cnn.com By Anika Myers Palm, CNN     Cicely Tyson, an award-winning icon of the stage and screen who broke barriers for Black actresses with surpassing dignity, died Thursday, her longtime manager Larry Thompson confirmed to CNN. She was 96. A family statement did...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire https://youtu.be/2s3F5Go2kAk   Genre Fluid Artist, Branjae, releases her socially conscious, intentionally thought provoking, soulful funky single “Free Facts”. Written by Branjae and produced by Tulsa’s own, Nathan Wright, this collaboration gets loud about willful ignorance. FREE FACTS  is now available now on Spotify and Apple Music , and is featured on...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   https://www.youtube.com/watch?fbclid=IwAR3AuEbdxWxih_YCJJbf3k96E6Bv_s0o_uFxnmfeRAVlAFmcJntrpdlzauM&v=2s3F5Go2kAk&feature=youtu.be   Genre Fluid Artist, Branjae, releases her socially conscious, intentionally thought provoking, soulful funky single “Free Facts". Written by Branjae and produced by Tulsa's own, Nathan Wright, this collaboration gets loud about willful ignorance. FREE FACTS  is now available now on Spotify and Apple Music ,...
www.newsone.com By News One Staff     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jp9pyMqnBzk     Amanda Gorman, the nation’s first youth poet laureate, captivated the hearts of Americans and likely anyone else who was listening to her deliver the Inauguration poem on Wednesday. In doing so, the 23-year-old became the nation’s youngest...
www.prnnewswire.com By The Family of Joe Louis Clark    The No-Nonsense Educator was a Mentor for Students to Lean On   Joe Louis Clark, the baseball bat and bullhorn-wielding Principal whose unwavering commitment to his students and uncompromising disciplinary methods at Paterson, New Jersey's Eastside High...