Award-winning educator, Mary Cole Watson has released her debut book, entitled Wisdom Warriors. An over thirty-year veteran in education, Mary Cole Watson shares her experience from the lives of children from her classrooms.
At the end of May, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture launched Talking About Race, a new online portal designed to help individuals, families, and communities talk about racism, racial identity and the way these forces shape every aspect of society, from the economy and politics to the broader American culture.
While businesses around the globe struggle to outlast the COVID-19 pandemic, two young Black entrepreneurs have inserted themselves into the multi-billion dollar coffee industry. Nathan Araya and his business partner Dagmawi Tesfaye launched Ground Zero Coffee in the midst of global chaos. But with a stable market and projected$30.22 billion value, coffee remains an appealing enterprise.
Here’s are excerpts from an article on Jamaica’s Buju Banton by Anna-Kaye Kerr (UrbanIslandz): “Buju Banton Covers Vibe Magazine, Talks ‘Upside Down 2020’ Album, Social Media & Reggae.” Ahead of the release of his highly anticipated album Upside Down 2020, Buju Banton secures the cover of Vibe Magazine in a three-part feature. Mark Myrie, more popularly known…