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White House Dismisses Online Petition to Label “Black Lives Matter” A Terrorist Group
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Nationwide — Over 140,000 people have signed an online petition at WhiteHouse.gov accusing the Black Lives Matter movement of being a terrorist group that uses “violence and intimidation in pursuit of political aims,” but the Obama administration has issued a statement saying that they will not recognize the movement as a terrorist organization. The appeal, which was created on July […]

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Actress Tatyana Ali Gets Married in Beverly Hills to University of Chicago Professor Dr. Vaughn Rasberry
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Beverly Hills, CA — In a very intimate ceremony in Beverly Hills, actress Tatyana Ali, 36, married Dr. Vaughn Rasberry, an assistant professor at the University of Chicago. The two met on eHarmony.com about two years ago, and are already expecting their first child together. Ali wore an off-white, fitted, silk Amsale gown and walked down the aisle carrying white […]

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OneUnited Bank Partners with #BLACKMONEYMATTERS L.A. to Empower African-Americans to #BANKBLACK in Response to National Outcry
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OneUnited Bank Partners with #BLACKMONEYMATTERS L.A. to Empower African-Americans to #BANKBLACK in Response to National Outcry July 23rd from 2pm-5pm over 1,000 people are expected to attend and move their money LOS ANGELES, CA – July 18, 2016 – OneUnited Bank, the nation’s largest Black-owned bank, first black internet bank, and FDIC insured, announces it partnership with #BlackMoneyMattersLA to empower […]

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Racial disparities in roadblocks to achieving American Dream
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Prospective home buyers want current presidential candidates to address housing affordability PR Newswire LOS ANGELES, July 14, 2016 LOS ANGELES, July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Prospective home buyers face numerous challenges when it comes to achieving the American Dream, and homeownership obstacles vary among ethnic groups, according to a poll conducted by leading think tank the Futures Company in partnership […]

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CHICAGO: How Johnson Publishing CEO Desiree Rogers became an ex-media mogul
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Lewis Lazare, Reporter – Chicago Business Journal Jun 15, 2016, 11:22am PDT Stephen Yang | Bloomberg Desiree Rogers, CEO of Johnson Publications. CHICAGO — Desiree Rogers, who forever will be linked to Barack Obama‘s presidency as his former social secretary, looks also to have quietly ended her reign as a Chicago-based media mogul — at least for now. Johnson Publishing […]

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