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...
A Bond and a commitment
Julian Bond, once a young leader in the civil-rights movement — who did not always see eye-to-eye with Martin...
Tavis Smiley and Corporate Diversity Featured in Savoy Summer Issue
Savoy Magazine’s Summer 2015 issue focuses on the corporations and executives that are leading diversity and inclusion across influential...
American Black Film Festival returns to Miami in 2016
The American Black Film Festival is returning to its former Miami Beach home in time for its 20th anniversary. Festival founder Jeff Friday announced at a press conference on Aug. 11 that with the help of the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau, the event had secured dates on... Read more
Jennifer Hudson’s Julian D. King Gift Foundation and Staples Support Chicago Public Schools
Staples, Inc. announced that it funded 115 local classroom projects in Chicago, as part of its recent $10 million pledge to Think It Up™, a new national initiative of the Entertainment Industry Foundation that seeks to inaugurate a new movement in support of students, teachers and schools, helping to create... Read more
Opportunities Initiative Launches in Chicago with More than 4,000 Participants
One way to fight health disparities and obesity may be to turn off the TV. Food companies disproportionately target television advertising for unhealthy products like candy and sugary drinks to Latino and African-American youth, new research shows. Marking an unprecedented day of action for Chicago youth, the 100,000 Opportunities... Read more
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 television advertising for unhealthy products like candy and sugary drinks to Latino and African-American youth, new research shows. African-American children and teens in the U.S. are more than twice as... Read more
Fitbit Announces New Windows 10 App with Enhanced Features
Fitbit, Inc., the leader in the connected health and fitness market, today announced the Fitbit for Windows 10 app, delivering a more engaging and fluid app design that lets users personalize the way they interact with key pieces of their health and fitness journey across all their Windows devices. Through... Read more