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Black History Month

Premiere: Mic Capes Celebrates Black History Month With “Black Pearls” (Video)

To celebrate Black History Month lyricist Mic Capes dedicates his latest video to Black women around the world from all walks of life. Titled “Black Pearls,” he takes…

Symone Sanders Leaves Don Lemon In Stitches After The CNN Anchor Tries To Discuss Omarosa

Symone Sanders is not a woman to be trifled with as she’s proven she can hold her own against any political foe. However, the 28-year-old put professional decorum to the…

Student Prohibited From Wearing Malcolm X Sweater Meets Civil Rights Icon’s Daughter

Malcolm Xavier Combs made headlines this week after it was reported officials at Christ The King Catholic school told him he was prohibited from having his name–Malcolm X…

Nas Pens An Open Love Letter To Music For Black History Month

America’s popular music family tree is a wild fig growing out the depths of South Africa. Its roots in blackness are the deepest and it’s undeniable. Hip-hop legend Nas

Web Series ‘LIBERTY’ Targets Stigma Against Interracial Dating In America

Race relations have always been an issue in America. The government has even tried to control who you’re allowed to marry based on the pigmentation of one’s skin. In…

Kerry Washington, Jesse Williams & More Call For The Creation Of Black Monuments

Over 50 actors, artists and creatives have teamed up with Mic with a warm suggestion to honor black history makers in a creative and inspiring initiative. The Black…

Blood Orange Plans To Spread ‘Black History’ All Year Long With Two New Tracks

At midnight (Feb. 5), Dev Hynes hit Instagram to give his new tracks exposure in the discreet way that he does. Months ago, Hynes talked about his next project with Noise…

Chance The Rapper, Social Works Start Black History Film Festival Feat. “Malcolm X,” “Black Panther” And More

The always charitable, Chance the Rapper, took to Twitter yesterday (Feb. 1) announcing that his non-profit, Social Works, will be kicking off Black History Month by…

Start Black History Month Off Right With These Adorable Future CNN Commentators

A handful of tiny tots have some “breaking news” just in time for Black History Month. According to these future commentators, black excellence is at an all time high…