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Russell Simmons Aiding Digital Diversity

by Lisa Respers France - CNN on

"All Def Digital is going to have a social justice platform and it won't be a news platform, it will be a social justice platform," said Simmons. "I'm an occupier. I run a network and the All Def Network is a progressive network. . ."... Read full article

How Meeting Obama Changed the Attorney that Now Fights for Justice and Fights for Black Boys

by Millions Two One Staff on

One of Jackson's close friends told him, "You can't wait for the perfect season to go be great." He started laying down the foundation of Building Powerful Minds. Jackson's aim was to fight against the prison industrial system. ... Read full article

Have You Ever Wondered Where in Africa You are From?

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African Ancestry has the largest database of indigenous African lineage with over 33,000 DNA lineages from 40 countries and over 400 ethnic groups. The data collected in our database is heavily skewed towards the Trans-Atlantic slave trade countries... Read full article

13 Amazing Black-Owned Software and Technology Companies

by THE BLACK AND MINORITY BUSINESS BLOG on

There are hundreds of software and technology companies in the U.S. Some of the top well-known ones include Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, and Google -- But there are also many successful technology companies in the U.S. that are Black-owned.... Read full article

Singer Denasia Lawrence on taking a knee while she sung the National Anthem at an NBA game

by Ituff - Blavity on

Despite those thoughts running through her head, there was never a moment where she was afraid. "I wasn't afraid at all. I had to speak up for what I believe in. If they had cut my mic off, I would've continued to kneel and sing." ... Read full article

Russell Simmons Offers Brandon Marshall Sponsorship After Others Dropped Him

by Kiresten Willis - Atlanta Black Star on

Russell Simmons supports Brandon Marshall – and there’s an endorsement deal to prove it.... Read full article

Serena Defeats Older Sister Venus on the Road to Grand Slam

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“She’s the toughest player I’ve ever played in my life and the best person I know,” Serena said in an on-court interview.... Read full article

Black female founder raises $7 million for renewable energy tech startup

by Megan Rose Dickey - TechCrunch on

“We not only aim to disrupt how energy is generated, but how it is consumed,” Matthews said... Read full article

NBA, NFL and MLB Wives Meet in DC to Synergize!!!

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"The professional women in sports often operate behind the scenes, but they deserve to have their voices heard as well,” stated AJe’ English during an interview by the United States Black Chamber's Black Directory.... Read full article

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