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A Candid Conversation With Jidenna About The Commercialization Of Black History Month

Would Carter G. Woodson still be happy with Black History Month?

News

DeRay Mckesson Reveals ‘Robust’ Meeting With President Obama

McKesson, who is running for Mayor of Baltimore, met with Obama for a special event honoring Black History Month.

Viva

Game Changers: 11 Afro-Latino Athletes Who’ve Ruled The Playing Field

Considered heroes in their homeland and nations around the world.

Entertainment

Teach ‘Em Young: 14 Children’s Books Every Black Child Should Read

It's necessary to tap into the stories that represent young, African American in literature.

Entertainment

Self-Education: 28 Days Of Documentaries To Celebrate Black History Month

Because it's never too late to take in a healthy dose of history and culture during Black History Month and beyond.

Fashion

Nike And Jordan Gear Receive A Makeover For Black History Month

Themed Nike favorites add to their annual collection celebrating black heritage around the world as well as new releases taking place in January and February.

National

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."

News

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…

Vixen

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…

Vixen

’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…

Vixen

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…

Vixen

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…

Vixen

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…

Vixen

Black History Month Spotlight: Karen Civil

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