As the chief of diversity of Google, Melonie Parker is an advocate for change and leadership for women and people of color in the workplace. Parker has advanced Google‘s employee engagement strategies and also serves as a Minority in Energy Initiative Champion for the Department of Energy. She is a powerhouse in human resources and […]
Isiah “Zeek” Williams founded New Era Detroit in 2014 in response to violent crimes against women and children happening in his hometown. He shares with rolling out what New Era is doing to make positive changes in Black communities nationwide. Talk about your company and everything that you guys are doing. Our whole goal is to […]
Zeek, The founder of New Era Detroit (NED) shares what sparked his desire to begin the New Era. Listen in as he tells rolling out what this organization is doing to promote unity and growth within the Black community, as well as provide support and resources to those in need.
While some 3-year-olds are saying goodbye to their “terrible twos” and learning how to say their names and how old they are, one toddler is going above and beyond to learn about her heritage. Serenity Sadié is an adorable tot who loves to learn. Serenity’s mother Miriam Moore shares videos on Instagram of the lessons […]
Black History Month is here and it truly gives the country a chance to recognize and admire all the contributions African Americans have made over the years. From bank presidents to music label owners, these pioneers have laid the foundation for what it takes to persevere despite obstacles. When building a business, entrepreneurs can often […]
To kick off Black History Month, President Donald Trump gathered together a group of Black, umm … leaders, that he plans to work with during his administration. Some of those gathered worked on Trump’s presidential campaign and were recruited by Omarosa Manigault and will work with her at the White House. None of the individuals […]
As an African American living in a supposedly post-racial America, I have grown accustomed to the following life cycle: injustice, grief and expected forgiveness. No matter how egregious the offenses against AfricanAmericans are, White America will only tolerate a brief period of grieving while they impatiently await our inevitable words of forgiveness, which will be […]
The Black community is once again at a watershed moment. Because of the increasing issues of social justice and equal protection under the law, as a collective Blacks need a voice in America. Fortunately, there are Black leaders who have been on the forefront of Black causes for many years, and in some cases, decades. […]