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Black History Month

7 Black Women Scientists, Doctors And Inventors That You Need To Know

These trailblazers paved the way for a new generation of women and girls in science. 

‘Frozen’ Actors Discuss The Significance Of Being Black On Broadway

The breeze blowing off of New York’s Hudson River made for expediency, as pedestrians bundled in their winter’s warmest traveled to and from their destinations. The…

Wisconsin Republicans Scrap Colin Kaepernick’s Name From Black History Month Celebration

Republican officials in Wisconsin have reportedly scrapped  Colin Kaepernick’s name from the state’s annual Black History Month celebration, CBS reports. The Wisconsin…

Adidas Removes Sneaker Dedicated To Black History Month Amid Backlash

Following its competitor, Nike’s recent media fiasco with the release of its Nike Air Max 270, adidas appears to be in the same boat. The sneaker brand recently released…

Exalting Blackness Amid White Noise: Afro-Latino Artists Speak on Navigating the World & Music Industry

Arturo Alfonso Schomburg, the late Puerto Rican historian, writer and activist, was an indispensable component of the Harlem Renaissance. Born and largely raised on the…

NYU Apologizes For “Racially Insensitive” Black History Month Menu

New York University is apologizing after a student put the university on blast for serving up a “racially insensitive” menu for Black History Month. In honor of a…

‘Black Panther,’ Erik Killmonger And The Disconnect Within The African Diaspora

Harlem’s Magic Johnson theater was an epicenter of black excellence on an exceptionally frigid Sunday evening (Feb. 18). Throngs of beautifully hued families decked out…

Hennessy, Photographer Andre Wagner’s New Short Film Honors Black History Month

Black History Month is just as much about everyday people in everyday places in America as it is about prominent historical figures during the Civil Rights movement…

Brooklyn Officials Fight To Combat Erasure Of Black History In Public Schools

After a slew of preventative measures has taken place in an effort to stop teaching black history across public schools in New York City, Brooklyn Democrats have taken…