Duke Ellington’s ‘Legacy’ Honor

2014 Marks 100th Anniversary of Duke Ellington’s First Composition (“Soda Fountain Rag”) Ellington’s Immortal “Jeep’s Blues”…

Shirley Chisholm Gets Stamp

First African-American Woman Elected to Congress Joins Popular Black Heritage Stamp Series The U.S. Postal Service paid…

GBK: The Golden Globes Experience

The Lounge Featured a Wide Range of Luxury Products and Welcomed Guests on Nominated Shows/ Movies…

NBA All-Star Nod for Blake Griffin

The NBA announced Blake Griffin has been voted by the fans into the starting lineup for…

Chris Paul Named 2013 Sportsman of the Year

All-Star Guard to be Honored at LA Sports Awards on March 5  LOS ANGELES – The…

NAACP Image Awards Announced

PASADENA, CA  — The nominees for THE 45TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS were announced today during a…

Winston, FSU Prevail Over Auburn

           

West Defeats East in Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl

Teams combine for more than 600 Yards In offensive outburst  Carson, Calif. – Team West scored…

Inbee Park is the Story of the Year in Women’s Golf

 Koream Journal, News Feature/New America Media In the game of golf, it’s not just how you…

Tea with Mandela: Supporting the New South Africa

By Keith Bezanson As the anti-apartheid icon passes away in South Africa, the past president of Canada’s International Development Research…

Keeping Children Safe Critical in Aftermath of Typhoon

UNICEF setting up child-friendly spaces to protect children Keeping the youngest survivors of Typhoon Haiyan safe…

Why I Became an Afrofuturist

By Stafford L. Battle When I tell people I am an AFROFuturist, I usually get a…

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Shows up at Sister 2 Sister Event

Jamie Brown, Founder & Publisher, Sister 2 Sister Magazine held her 25th Anniversary Party atThe Palms Casino & Resort, Las Vegas,…

Marvin Gaye’s Children Respond to Lawsuit filed by Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams and Clifford Harris, Jr.

NEW YORK-The children of the late Marvin Gaye responded today in US District Court to the…