Posts tagged "Black History Month"


NYPD Commissioner Holds Cops Responsible For The ‘Worst Parts of Black History’

Bill Bratton holds law enforcement responsible for the "worst parts of black history."…


7 Rap Lyrics That Honor Rosa Parks

The moment Rosa Parks refused to have a seat in the back of the bus will long be remembered as a pillar of bravery in…


Perez Hilton Compares Black Women to Hitler

On Monday (Feb. 24), Gossip blogger Perez Hilton wrote a controversial tweet comparing black women to Hitler that has since landed him in hot…


’12 Years a Slave’ to be Added to Public High School Curriculums [Photos]

  Cinema is just one art form that can be used to not only entertain, but to educate, so we’re especially excited to learn that…


Vixen Vent: Black History Month Is Not Important to Me

  I appreciate the good intentions behind Black History Month, but now it seems the annual celebration is just a clever way for America to apologize…


Black History Month Spotlight: Sharifa Murdock

Sharifa Murdock is working her way up the fashion industry ladder while helping young kids along the way. The stiletto strutting business woman is…


Black History Month Spotlight: Rosalind Brewer

Rosalind Brewer is the CEO of Sam’s Club, the $56.4 billion in 2012 revenue division of Wal-Mart. While Wal-Mart shoppers hunt for low down…


Black History Month Spotlight: Karen Civil

Karen Civil is the founder and owner of, the epitome of an entrepreneur and living proof that you can make your dreams reality.

Movies & TV

Watch: Charlamagne Tha God Tests Black History Knowledge in NYC

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Nike Kobe 8 ‘Black History Month’

We couldn't be more thrilled over Nike's latest ode to Black History Month. In honor of BHM, the sneaker giant has released the Kobe 8's…


#FactsOnly Quiz: Did These Racist Moments Really Happen In America?

Still think we’re a post-racial nation? Guess which of these incredulous incidents really happened somewhere in America 1) Two parents filed a human rights complaint…


How To Apologize For A Racist Moment

Wishing you could dial up Olivia Pope to bury that racial faux pas? Crisis Management expert Melissa Agnes explains how to apologize for idiotic gaffes…


Malinda Williams and Macy’s Celebrate Gordon Parks

The spirit of Black History Month continues thanks to vixens like Malinda Williams. The Soul Food actress was recently part of a multi-city tour honoring photographer, musician,…


Black History Month: Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston Top Music Pioneers of All Time

New York rapper Josh Baze sits down with VIBE TV to breakdown the Top 10 African-American music pioneers. In part two of the series, Baze…


Black History Month Woman of the Day: Jane M. Bolin

Jane M. Bolin (1908-2007) came from a family of firsts. Her father Gauis Charles Bolin was the first African-American to graduate from Williams College and become…


Black History Month: Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie Are the Original Pioneers in Music (VIDEO)

Who was the first African-American to win a Grammy? What record label was the first to be owned by, operated by and for the African-American…
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