WEBINAR FOR ENTREPRENEURS: Maximize CARES Act Access & Choose the Right Emergency Loan Program April 3rd

WEBINAR FOR ENTREPRENEURS: Maximize CARES Act Access & Choose the Right Emergency Loan Program April 3rd

For One Community affiliated businesses and clients of Pinellas County Urban League, Tampa Bay Black Business Investment Corp. (BBIC), Florida SBDC at Pinellas County, St. Petersburg Greenhouse, as...

Read More

04execution capitol videosixteenbyninejumbo1600

2 Jurors Voted to Spare Nathaniel Woods’s Life. Alabama Executed Him

Published March 6, 2020 by NYTimes
Nathaniel Woods never pulled the trigger, but prosecutors said he was just as guilty as the man who did. He had been a mastermind, prosecutors said, luring... Read more

Categories: Media, Cycle of Life
200302 flava flav

Public Enemy fires Flavor Flav after dispute over Bernie Sanders rally

Published March 3, 2020 by CNN

The iconic rap group Public Enemy had an internal struggle over the weekend that ended with founding member Flavor Flav being fired.

"Public Enemy and Public... Read more


Dear Debate Moderators, There Are More 'Black Issues' Besides Crime and Poverty

Published Febraury 25, 2020 by TheRoot
I’m obsessed with race.
After much self-reflection and receiving no less than 2,238,934 accusatory emails, tweets and DMs (not that I’m... Read more

87a0c609 b62e 4858 bb75 8b0eb9279f93 hood 1

From 19-year-old receptionist to CEO: Ramona Hood's promotion makes FedEx history

Published February 23, 2020 by CommercialAppeal
Before Ramona Hood became CEO of a FedEx company, she was a 19-year-old single mother looking for a regular day job while taking night... Read more

Hidden figures movie

Katherine Johnson, famed NASA mathematician and inspiration for the film 'Hidden Figures,' is dead at 101

Published February 24, 2020 by CNN

Without the precision of "human computer" Katherine Johnson, NASA's storied history might've looked a lot different. Her calculations were responsible for... Read more

200221152929 hair discrimination bill crown act orig yn 00004327 exlarge 169

If the governor signs this bill, Virginia will become the fourth state to ban hair discrimination

Published February 22, 2020 by CNN

Virginia is on the brink of becoming the fourth state to ban hair discrimination, with only the signature of the governor remaining for the prohibition to... Read more

Brain the storm with welch and deb at urban ink feb 2020 800x710

St. Pete’s Very Own, The Urban Ink Tattoo Company Expands

Published February 23, 2020 by TheBurgVotes
A red-hot brand. A high traffic location. Hometown pride. And the full backing of his family. These are the ingredients poised to make Urban Ink Tattoo... Read more

191112224140 john legend sexiest man file exlarge 169

John Legend to campaign for Elizabeth Warren in South Carolina

Published February 21, 2020 by CNN

Musician John Legend will campaign for Sen. Elizabeth Warren in South Carolina next week, appearing in at least two events for the Massachusetts Democrat in... Read more

Racial terror lynchings 800x450

Racial Terror Lynchings in St. Pete, Local Coalition Joins National Monument Movement

Published February 22, 2020 by TheBurgVotes
“On November 12, 1914 a crowd of 1,500, including many of St. Petersburg’s prominent white families and leaders, gathered at Ninth Street... Read more

200214235309 sidner pkg white supremacist propaganda exlarge 169

New Jersey just raised its threat level for white supremacists to 'high,' well above ISIS and al Qaeda

Published February 22, 2020 by CNN

(CNN)White supremacists are officially more of a threat to New Jersey than both ISIS and al Qaeda, according to state security officials.

In New Jersey's... Read more

Categories: General, Media