Draymond Green‘s comments have him fighting controversy once again. Green was recently speaking to the press after a game against the Portland Trailblazers while rocking a Black History Month shirt, at the end of the celebratory month. However, Green doesn’t feel as proud about BHM, and in fact, discusses getting rid of it altogether. “Black […]
Foot Locker puts in the work to support Black designers with its LEED (Leading Education and Economic Development) program, throughout the year. For Black History Month 2023 the retailer focused on showcasing talented streetwear designers. LEED started in 2020 is part of Foot Locker’s $200 million commitment to supporting the Black community. This is done […]
It’s Black History Month, and Nike is making sure it’s at the forefront of pushing for change and equity. That starts with the swoosh announcing its invested $8.9 million into nonprofit organizations focused on education innovation, economic empowerment and social justice. There are three companies getting a chunk of change. The first is BUILD, which […]
Gabe Gault, a rising muralist, joined forces with Meta for the company's newly-launched Metaverse Culture Series with an innovative art piece titled "I Am A Man," signifying the importance of the annual recognition.
A Massachusetts Montessori school, IC Kids in Newton, just had to fire a teacher, close its doors and issue a public apology because a teacher had toddlers make Blackface masks to honor Black History Month.
For Black History Month, The North Face launched a new apparel collection featuring two prominent mountaineers who share their story via a campaign titled "New heights with Black joy."
The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City announced today that they will be hosting a special month-long Black History Month celebration featuring a pop-up museum and a special concert by award-winning gospel artist Kirk Franklin.
JD Barnes is a renowned fashion photographer whose work has been featured in outlets like Essence and Harper’s Bazaar (and spotlighted in Cassius' Young Icons feature). But in the spring and summer of 2020, with the rising unrest spawned by the deaths of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, he trained his lens on Black Lives Matter protests throughout the nation.
To celebrate Black History Month, Foot Locker is honoring the next generation of Black innovators who are shaping sneaker culture as we know it with "The Sole List."
Like most students nearing graduation, there’s a particular excitement that arises when you think about finally being done with the rigor of higher education. That excitement was evident in Martese Johnson’s (he/him) voice when he spoke of his upcoming graduation from the University of Michigan Law School this year.