Kobe Bryant to have street named after him

The late Kobe Bryant will be immortalized in the city of Los Angeles where his colossal NBA legacy was birthed and blossomed. Los Angeles City Council President Herb J. Wesson Jr. made the proclamation that the Black Mamba will have a street named after him adjacent to the Staple Center where the NBA legend terrorized […]

Ida B. Wells’ legacy recognized with major honor by the city of Chicago

Ida B. Wells represents the strength and resolve of Black women in a way that can be seen in the likes of Tamika Mallory and Angela Rye. As an activist, she fought for equality and against injustice. As a journalist, she documented incidences of inequality and injustice for the world to see. Wells’ life led […]

Los Angeles street renamed in honor of Barack Obama

Barack Obama is getting a long street named after him in the nation’s second-largest city. The 44th president of the United States has been informed that the Los Angeles City Council voted to change the name of Rodeo Road to Obama Boulevard.  After the vote was certified and confirmed, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti made the […]