Head & Shoulders Announces NY Giants Odell Beckham Jr. as New Brand Ambassador
Head & Shoulders®, official shampoo of the National Football League (NFL), announced today that New York Giants wide receiver...
Spike Lee on honorary Oscar: ‘This came out of nowhere, but that’s how blessings often come’
Spike Lee was surprised to learn that he was being honored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and...
Junk food ads on TV tend to target African-American and Latino youth
One way to fight health disparities and obesity may be to turn off the TV. Food companies disproportionately target...
Boxing Legend and Five-time Heavyweight Champion of the World Evander Holyfield Gets Ready to Knock Out Prostate Cancer with Public Service Announcement Filmed in Providence
Are you ready to rumble? Coming soon to knock out prostate cancer is boxing legend and five-time heavyweight champion of the world, Evander Holyfield. Since his retirement from boxing in 2011, Holyfield has dedicated his time to philanthropic activities through Team Holyfield, and will be featured in a public... Read more
Tamar Braxton Launches New Single, “If I Don’t Have You” to Radio and Retail Today – Coinciding With Brand New Season of #1 Rated Reality Series “Braxton Family Values” (WE-tv)
Grammy-nominated singer, song­writer, and television superstar Tamar Braxton launches “If I Don’t Have You,” her lead single from the forthcoming album, Calling All Lovers, it was announced today by Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid, Chairman and CEO, Epic Records. The release of “If I Don’t Have You” coincides with the fourth... Read more
Tracee Ellis Ross is Now Dr. Ross
On May 24th 2015, Tracee Ellis Ross was bestowed with a honorary doctorate degree from her alma mater Brown University. Brown University selects six honorees per year to be chosen from a diverse pool, and Ross was the youngest and only person of color. Ross stated on her blog... Read more
The National Pork Board Brings Healthy and Delicious Pork to BBQs Across America with Celebrity Chefs and Radio DJs
Summer signals the start of the grilling season, and the National Pork Board (NPB) wants to encourage Americans to spice up this year’s grilling celebrations with the unexpected flavor of lean, heart-healthy pork cuts. Incorporating healthier options into everyday occasions is important – especially for African Americans who disproportionally... Read more
Business Strategist Theodore Henderson Joins the New York Public Library’s Money Matters Series: Learn the Ins and Outs of Building a Small Business in Six Sessions
Bestselling author and business expert Theodore Henderson provides the key ingredients to building a successful small business in his six-session series directed at entrepreneurs, business owners and professionals. Conducted at The New York Public Library, the sessions are on Tuesday evenings in May and June. In partnership with McGraw... Read more