Rev. Carl F. Hunter II helping people recover through ministry

The Rev. Carl F. Hunter, a native of Trenton, New Jersey, has literally been in the pulpit and trenches for over 20 years organizing communities and facilitating personal training for the state of New Jersey. Currently, Rev. Hunter lives in Austin, Texas, where he became a Hogg Peer Policy Fellow working in the Texas Legislature […]

Nonprofit hits SXSW raising awareness of need for African American marrow donor

Every year thousands of African Americans are diagnosed with blood cancers like leukemia and lymphoma and diseases such as sickle cell. For many, their only hope for a cure is a bone marrow transplant. Patients usually find a suitable donor in someone with a similar ethnic background. But just 7 percent of the nation’s 10 […]

Kanye West and Mac Miller scheduled to perform at X Games Fest

ESPN’s X Games will decidedly have a bit more hip-hop flavor this year as a rap heavyweight and a rising star have been added to the Games’ 2014 X Music Fest. Kanye West and Mac Miller have both been booked to perform at the annual event to be held in Austin, Texas. Aside from ‘Ye and Mac, Mayer Hawthorne, The […]