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-Owned Supermarket to Sell Products From Mostly Black Farmers Raises $430K — Nappy Newz

https://www.youtube.com/embed/MncP_M_DD2Q?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent The founders of WeBuyBlack and the developers of the first ever Black-owned supermarket that will primarily sell products from Black farmers and other food manufacturers have reached their first financial goal of $425,000 to purchase the property! 13,881 people have contributed to the campaign so far, and the Atlanta-based store will be called Soul … Continue reading Black-Owned Supermarket to Sell Products From Mostly Black Farmers Raises $430K — Nappy Newz

Black News Channel (BNC) TV Launches in America — BlackPressUSA

NNPA NEWSWIRE — BNC, which officially launches at 6 a.m. on Friday, November 15, 2019 has agreements with Charter Communications, Comcast and DISH TV. The network already has commitments for carriage in major African American hubs like Atlanta, New York City, Chicago, New Orleans, Houston, Philadelphia, Detroit, Washington, DC, Baltimore and Los Angeles.Black News Channel (BNC) … Continue reading Black News Channel (BNC) TV Launches in America — BlackPressUSA

WATCH: Simone Biles Claims Fifth All-around World Title and 22nd Championship Medal at World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart — BCNN1 WP

https://www.youtube.com/embed/AyZRVy5GgR8?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Decorated American gymnast Simone Biles captured her record fifth all-around world title in Stuttgart, Germany on Thursday, and marked the occasion by ending her floor routine with a mic-drop gesture – a nod to her social-media following.WATCH: Simone Biles Claims Fifth All-around World Title and 22nd Championship Medal at World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart — … Continue reading WATCH: Simone Biles Claims Fifth All-around World Title and 22nd Championship Medal at World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart — BCNN1 WP

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed — The Root

The Nobel Committee Awarded Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed its annual peace prize early Friday morning, lauding the African leader for his substantial efforts in brokering a peace between his country and neighboring Eritrea.Read more...Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed — The Root

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

Paying Homage: Before Tyler Perry Studios, There Was Oscar Micheaux and Lincoln Motion Picture Company — The Root

Following the news of Tyler Perry Studios’ (TPS) historic grand opening, there was an uproarious celebration heard amongst the black Hollywood elite and beyond. Read more...Paying Homage: Before Tyler Perry Studios, There Was Oscar Micheaux and Lincoln Motion Picture Company — The Root Big ups to Tyler Perry, but I hope he knows (if no one … Continue reading Paying Homage: Before Tyler Perry Studios, There Was Oscar Micheaux and Lincoln Motion Picture Company — The Root