Public Figures

Without the express commitment to equity in the recovery process, flooded communities like an Orange County low-income housing complex that flooded or a North Fort Meyers trailer park might not actually get the support they need.  The post Vice President Harris Is Right To Highlight The Importance Of Equity In Disaster Relief appeared first on NewsOne.

"It is my distinct honor to pass the torch to you. You’ve earned it and will excel wherever God takes you for women’s empowerment!"

Former FLOTUS Michelle Obama will kick off ‘The Light We Carry’ book tour in November. The post Former FLOTUS Michelle Obama To Kick Off ‘The Light We Carry’ Book Tour In November appeared first on NewsOne.

Falling the day after Democracy Day, National Black Voter Day recognizes the power and importance of Black voters. The post Michelle Obama And Chris Paul Celebrate National Black Voter Day [Watch] appeared first on NewsOne.

These 6 women already bring girl power to politics, and we think each of them would bring even more as the future U.S. President.

Barack Obama gushed over his beautiful wife Michelle during today's White House portrait unveiling, telling the crowd, "she's fine!"

A new course for AP students seeking to earn college credit is devoted to teaching about the comprehensive African-American experience. The College Board has made the program available to 60 unnamed high schools across the country, with plans to expand nationwide to all interested high schools in the 2024-2025 school year. The post New AP African American Studies Course Debuts This Fall appeared first on The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media | Hip-Hop Wired.

“I think people were a little skeptical. Could I truly do it, since I was the first one to try it?," she said. “But I knew I wanted to teach."

We were very fortunate to have Erica Campbell back for the return of Women’s Empowerment this year! In a sitdown with The Light 103.9’s Melissa Wade, she talks about balancing family and her ever-growing career (including her nationally syndicated morning show, Get Up! Mornings, that you can hear on The Light). And yes, we asked about new Mary Mary […]

Michelle Obama’s second memoir ‘The Light We Carry: Overcoming in Uncertain Times’ is slated to hit bookshelves in November. The post Former First Lady Michelle Obama To Release New Memoir Centered On Self-Worth And Resilience appeared first on NewsOne.

Dr. Mike Freeman Talks About Why Kim Burrell Will Not Step Down After Offensive Comments