Kerry Washington Kicks Off Campaign to Raise Funds for Domestic Violence Services
Allstate Foundation Purple Purse® ambassador Kerry Washington unveiled her latest purse design to bring attention to domestic violence and financial abuse... Read more
‘The Jemima Code’ explores African-American history through cookbooks
Even if you weren’t born in this country, you can probably imagine Aunt Jemima. Thanks to the still-popular brand of pancakes, the image of a... Read more
UMe Celebrates B.B. King’s 90th Birthday With Release Of Three Classic Albums On Vinyl
The world of music lost one of its all-time legends when the great blues guitarist B. B. King passed away on... Read more
Kirk Whalum to join Visible Music College
Kirk Whalum is going back to school. The Grammy-winning saxophonist and former Soulsville Foundation head is joining the faculty of Memphis’ Visible Music College, as an... Read more
African American Museum of Iowa exhibit celebrates black inventors
A laser to treat cataracts. One of the first gas masks. Refrigerated trucks that make it possible to transport fresh food over great distance.... Read more