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5 African-American Scientists You Need To Know

For some, their knowledge of African-American scientists include Neil deGrasse Tyson, George Washington Carver and…that’s about it.  There have been countless African-Americans whose contributions have greatly impacted the science field, but these five are definitely among those you need to know and celebrate! Related posts: GALLERY: The Civil Rights Movement 8 Beautiful Hotels Owned By…

African-American Artists Make History During BHM

Two artists make history by being the first African-American artist to paint presidential portraits. Barack and Michelle Obama were back in the Public light Monday in Washington, the former first couple's official portraits were unveiled at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery. Related posts: GALLERY: The Civil Rights Movement 8 Beautiful Hotels Owned By African-Americans 8 Must-Watch Docs…

8 Must-Watch Docs For Black History Month

When it comes to setting up your must-watch list in honor of Black History Month, it’s hard to know where to start.  For their wide range of topics, we recommend these eight documentaries.  Enjoy! Related posts: GALLERY: The Civil Rights Movement 8 Beautiful Hotels Owned By African-Americans These Revolutionary Inventions Were Created By African Americans…

Take Our BHM “Famous Firsts” Quiz!

There are plenty of inspiring stories and historical figures to celebrate during Black History Month, and we thought we would celebrate with a little test of knowledge. Below is a quiz highlighting famous African-American firsts in the worlds of entertainment, science, politics and beyond! See how well you know these “famous firsts”! Related posts: GALLERY:…

Saluting The #BlackGirlMagic Of Late-Night

For far too long, a black woman’s voice has been absent in the late-night television world.  However, some major strides have been made in recent years, and while more progress needs to be made, these three women are leading the way in #BlackGirlMagic in the late-night landscape.