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...
Zakiya Hooker, Serenades “Live” and “In The Mood” With Jazzy New Music Release
Blues legend John Lee Hooker is best remembered for his iconic hits, “Boom, Boom” and “One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer.” But perhaps his greatest legacy is found in the seductively supple vocal stylings of his daughter, the jazz-inflected, bluesy recording artist,Zakiya Hooker. Zakiya last showcased her brand of the remarkable Hooker... Read more
Changing how we view African-American men
Gary Mays of Douglasville defies whatever ugly stereotypes — take your pick — that exists about African-American men. He’s educated. He’s worked for a major corporation for 28 years. He’s the father of two college-age children. He’s been happily married for 23 years to his children’s mother and is... Read more
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 Luther King Jr. — died over the weekend at a time when Americans are receiving successive reminders that the fight against racism isn’t over. He was only 75, a testament... Read more
Greenhouse Scholars Expands to Georgia
Greenhouse Scholars welcomes Bashel Lewis (l) and Amadou Bah (r) along with Charles Ellis (not pictured) as the first class of Scholars from Georgia. Alhassan Kamara (center) is a graduate of the program. The launch of Greenhouse Scholars in Georgia signifies a new and unique opportunity for high performing... Read more
Chex Mix Celebrates Life’s Deliciously Unpredictable Fun With New Campaign
Life is full of big surprises, little ones – and hilarious ones. To celebrate “deliciously unpredictable” fun, adventure and variety, Chex Mix is kicking off a campaign that brings big laughs – and a bit of controlled chaos – to Americans both on the road and in the living room. This integrated... Read more