In January, Ebenezer Baptist’s Rev. Raphael Warnock, entered the Georgia U.S. Senate race. If Warnock wins, he will be the first Black Senator of the state. He is currently the senior pastor at Martin Luther King Jr.’s historic church. On March 23, Warnock received a crucial endorsement from former U.N. Ambassador Andrew Young. Young, 88, […]

Well-Known Saxophonist Manu Dibango has passed away due to complications related to CoronaVirus COVID-19. Dibango, best known for the 1972 song Soul Makossa died in his home country of Cameroon. An announcement was made on his official Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ManuDibangoOfficiel/posts/2643947235837697 A Manu, Ad Lib… Dear family, dear friends, dear fans, A voice raises from far […]

https://youtu.be/HfI7wx_ECYA Superstar Rihanna’s Clara Lionel Foundation is giving $5 million to the response efforts against the coronavirus. The money will support “on-the-ground partners working on the frontlines of disaster response especially those focused on protecting and serving marginalized communities — helping the most vulnerable in the United States, the Caribbean and in Africa prepare for […]

The Coronavirus has been spreading worldwide. Hitting thousands of people around the world with countless amount of deaths. According to the Coronavirus Map via Google the virus has hit China the hardest of them all. The Coronavirus Map has listed the amount of cases, cases per 1 Million people, recorded recoveries & deaths. Some places […]

https://youtu.be/FA-Gh9rv2b0 Russ urges everyone to be selfless in this time saying that it’s all about “us” right now, not “me.” Unfortunately, we can’t ignore what Trump says and do what we know is right, because there are still a lot of people who believe every word that he says. Believe it or not his approval […]

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According to reports, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be postponed, likely to 2021.  IOC member Dick Pound told USA Today the decision in a phone interview saying “On the basis of the information the IOC has, postponement has been decided. The parameters going forward have not been determined, but the Games are not going to […]

Seven-year-old Cavanaugh Bell of Gaithersburg, Md., is showing maturity and selflessness in response to the coronavirus crisis. According to Fox 5, Bell saved up money from two birthdays and two Christmases, amounting to $600, to purchase and package 65 “COVID-19 Carepacks” as well as 31 hot meals from local restaurant Buca Di Beppo. He took it […]

Beyoncé’s mother Tina Knowles is living her best life after recovering from major surgery and showed off the results while dancing to DJ D-Nice. Tina shared a video detailing her recent total knee replacement surgery. She says the procedure was 6 weeks ago and wanted to share her journey. In the video, she looks fabulous in an orange top […]

A ShopRite employee in Philly has officially tested positive for COVID-19. Officials say this employee has been told to stay home so they do not spread the virus any further. ShopRite officials have also said, “You should know that ShopRite is prepared, and we have implemented the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommended protocol to […]

The Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) is not standing still in their efforts to make sure the Black community is covered in the aftermath of the Coronavirus pandemic. Hours after hosting a tele town hall to discuss the impact of the Coronavirus on the Black community, the CBC sent a 10 page document to Democratic leaders […]

Many entertainers have used social media as a way to promote connectivity while the majority of the world can’t leave their homes. From a Debbie Allen hosted dance class to DJ D. Nice’s celebrity-filled Quarantine Party with others sure to follow. https://www.instagram.com/p/B-DcMqWAS4T/ TV One has teamed up with Kenny Lattimore and other artists to bring you Unsung Live: At Home, a series […]

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The money is intended to assist parents, teachers and students during the coronavirus crisis.