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Black National Anthem Added To NFL Pregame Ceremonies

“Lift Every Voice and Sing” will be performed at games.

NFL Will Reportedly Feature Black National Anthem

“Lift Every Voice and Sing” will be part of the pregame.

HBCU Offers National Spelling Bee Champ Zaila Avant-garde Full Scholarship

Last week, Zaila Avant-garde became the first African American to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Now, schools are lining up to offer the young academic star full ride scholarships. On Friday, ...

Once Homeless 10-Year Old Boy is Now a U.S. National Chess Master

Tanitoluwa Adewumi, a 10-year old boy who lives in New York, is now officially a U.S. National Chess Master. It is a dream come true for the boy who won the New York State chess championship while liv...

Gwen Berry Felt ‘Set Up’ By Timing Of National Anthem During U.S. Olympic Trials

Team USA hammer thrower Gwen Berry went viral over the weekend after she was seen seemingly protesting the national anthem. Berry came in third at Saturday’s U.S. Olympic track and field trials ...

Dr. Mautra Staley Jones Was Selected As 2021 National Mother of the Year® By American Mothers, Inc.

Meet Dr. Mautra Staley Jones, the mother of three from Okla., who was named as a 2021 National Mother of the Year® by American Mothers, Inc. (AMI). Staley Jones balances meeting motherhood and career ...

Global Automaker Stellantis Teams With National Business League To Launch Black Supplier Development Program

Giant automaker Stellantis is partnering with the National Business League to create a one-stop portal for Black businesses to sell goods and services to potential customers ranging from the federal g...

94-Year-Old Says Juneteenth Becoming A National Holiday is ‘Off The Chain’

A 94-year-old woman is making media headlines for her ‘off the chain’ response to Juneteenth becoming a national holiday. On Thursday, President Joe Biden signed a new bill into law that m...