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  • Chris Rock Reveals He Has a Nonverbal Learning Disorder
    Chris Rock has revealed that he struggles with a nonverbal learning disorder, and spends several hours a week in therapy. In a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter, the comedian recalled his process during his early days in stand-up. “I had this great combination of big ego and low self-esteem,” he said of his early career. “And the ego […]
  • Howard University and Apple Team Up For ‘Rap Life Live’ Special Event
    Apple Music's Rap Life is taking its popular hip-hop playlist on the road with 'Rap Life Live.' The service tapped four leading rap acts— all who are known for speaking against racial injustice in their music— to perform at Howard U. to help open a dialog about the issues plaguing the Black community. The event […]
  • Zendaya Becomes Youngest Lead Drama Actress to Win Emmy
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zendaya said her “heart was filled” when she saw her fellow nominees, including Jennifer Aniston, cheering on the “Euphoria” actress for becoming the youngest drama lead actress to win an Emmy. The 24-year-old Zendaya became emotional after she took home the trophy for her role in the HBO series, scoring one […]
  • Pamela Hutchinson Of The Emotions, Known For ‘Best Of My Love’ Hit Single, Passes Away At 61
    The Emotions were best known for the hit "Best Of My Love" and singing backup on Earth Wind & Fire's "Boogie Wonderland"
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Community Celebrates Black Art and Culture At Annual Mixer and Marketplace

Community Celebrates Black Art and Culture At Annual Mixer and Marketplace

In the Northwest, it is often hard to find art spaces dedicated to celebrating and promoting black art and culture; however they do exist. This past weekend Black Artists from across the region including artists from Portland, gathered in Seattle for the Black Arts Love…

Eviction Rent Assistance Program Now Available To Clark County Residents

Eviction Rent Assistance Program Now Available To Clark County Residents

Vancouver, Wash. –  A new rent assistance program is available to assist tenants in Clark County who owe partial or full rent to their landlord in March 2020 or later. Households must also have an income equal to or less than 50% of Area Median…

Public Health Alert: As COVID-19 Disproportionately Impacts African Americans, Leading Health Groups Warn Smoking Causes Underlying Health Conditions That Increase Risk

 As African Americans and other communities of color suffer shockingly high rates of illness and death from COVID-19 and health experts warn that smoking can worsen COVID-19, leading health groups are calling for immediate action stop the tobacco industry from targeting these communities and to…

Community Celebrates Black Art and Culture At Annual Mixer and Marketplace

Community Celebrates Black Art and Culture At Annual Mixer and Marketplace

In the Northwest, it is often hard to find art spaces dedicated to celebrating and promoting black art and culture; however they do exist. This past weekend Black Artists from across the region including artists from Portland, gathered in Seattle for the Black Arts Love…