Florida’s significance to African American history dates back from being the most southern route of the Underground Railroad and the quest for freedom to historic firsts in African American history. Here are seven historic places Read more


Why Ava DuVernay decided to walk away from directing ‘Black Panther’

Ava DuVernay was set to make history. In 2015, there were speculations in the film industry that DuVernay would become the first Black woman to direct a Marvel film. DuVernay had just directed the critically-acclaimed



Fight between Georgia State students leads to stabbing

A student at Georgia State University has been hospitalized, and authorities have detained the alleged perpetrator. The stabbing occurred early this morning at GSU student housing building Piedmont North, located at 175 Piedmont Ave. NE.

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Gina Conwell of Desired Extensions educates women on traction alopecia

 Photo credit: Geeno Mizelli/Calvin Lockwood The Atlanta hair care business Desired Extensions prides itself on consulting customers about their daily hair care routine before purchasing the desired merchandise. The owner of Desired Extensions, Gina Conwell,


The Revolution revisits success and Prince’s legacy in Atlanta

For Prince’s former band The Revolution, their much-anticipated concert at The Tabernacle in Atlanta on Feb. 24 is both a homecoming celebration and closure for their loss of their leader. The Grammy-winning, Diamond-certified quintet comprised


James Harden and Lauren London host album release party for Nipsey Hussle

  Rapper Nipsey Hussle released his highly anticipated album, Victory Lap, on Feb. 16, 2018. James Harden and Lauren London hosted an album release party for Hussle during NBA All-Star Weekend. The private event was held at the London