COMMENTARY: The Essence and Beauty of Black Women in America — BlackPressUSA

NNPA NEWSWIRE — Black women have always understood that there was racial discrimination, but they also were discriminated against because of their gender. Black women, and women in general, knew they had to fight and still nurture and take care of the children, and their man. 19 more wordsCOMMENTARY: The Essence and Beauty of Black Women … Continue reading COMMENTARY: The Essence and Beauty of Black Women in America — BlackPressUSA

Boston’s first black female-owned radio station to launch in April — Nappy Newz

Boston radio show consumers will soon find a unique new voice in the local industry. Boston-based radio personality Danielle Johnson will launch Spark FM, the first digital radio station owned by a black woman this spring, which she hopes will be a platform for people of color. COURTESY DANIELLE JOHNSON Spark FM is the […]Boston’s first … Continue reading Boston’s first black female-owned radio station to launch in April — Nappy Newz

Black Teen Banned From Graduation Because of His Hair — Black Video News

Mont Belvieu, TX — Deandre Arnold, a high school student from Texas, is reportedly being discriminated against because of his hair style of choice. His school, Barbers Hill High School in the city of Mont Belvieu, has suspended him and banned him from participating in his own graduation unless he cuts his locks to a…Black Teen … Continue reading Black Teen Banned From Graduation Because of His Hair — Black Video News

D.L.’s GED Section: Black Women Were Always The Standard Of Beauty — Black America Web

https://www.youtube.com/embed/i_vMDDEUDNM?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Miss World, Miss Teen World, Miss America, Miss USA, Miss Universe are all Black women. And while D.L. is happy about this, a comment that he saw on his Facebook page made him “so sad.” He says he saw a comment that said, “finally Black women are the standard of beauty.” But, he says that…D.L.’s … Continue reading D.L.’s GED Section: Black Women Were Always The Standard Of Beauty — Black America Web

Washington, DC’s Newest Black-Woman-Owned Ice Cream Shop Is All About Community — Nappy Newz

Karin Sellers wants Here’s The Scoop to be more than just an ice cream shop — she wants it to be an incubator for black talent. Philip Lewis/HuffPost Karin Sellers hopes her new ice cream shop, Here’s The Scoop, will double as an incubator for black talent. Standing with friends outside her storefront on Georgia […]Washington, … Continue reading Washington, DC’s Newest Black-Woman-Owned Ice Cream Shop Is All About Community — Nappy Newz

Black Football Coach Fired For His Team Using ‘N*gga’ At Historically Black School — News One

https://www.youtube.com/embed/omfKlekst34?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Nathaniel Jones was the head football coach at St. Augustine High School in New Orleans, Louisiana for two seasons. He has now been fired due to a social media video of his saying “n*gga.” 396 more wordsBlack Football Coach Fired For His Team Using ‘N*gga’ At Historically Black School — News One

Black Teen Author’s Books Are Being Used as Mandatory Readings by School Districts in New Jersey and New York — BCNN1 WP

15-year old Essynce Moore is the only African American teen author that has written three books that are mandatory readings for several school district curriculums including Hillside, NJ School District; Brooklyn, NY Charter School(s); and Orange, NJ School District. Her books are a part of a series that she created called The Middle School Chronicles. … Continue reading Black Teen Author’s Books Are Being Used as Mandatory Readings by School Districts in New Jersey and New York — BCNN1 WP