It is no secret that models of color are at a clear disadvantage when it comes to booking jobs in the white-washed fashion industry.

VIA:  History.Com On January 18, 1958, hockey player Willie O’Ree of the Boston Bruins takes to the ice for a game against the Montreal Canadiens, becoming the first black to play in the National Hockey League (NHL). Born in 1935 in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, O’Ree was the son of a civil engineer, in one […]

VIA:  History.Com On January 18, 1958, hockey player Willie O’Ree of the Boston Bruins takes to the ice for a game against the Montreal Canadiens, becoming the first black to play in the National Hockey League (NHL). Born in 1935 in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, O’Ree was the son of a civil engineer, in one […]

The NAACP elected a health care executive as its youngest board chairman Saturday, continuing a youth movement for the nation’s oldest civil rights organization.  Roslyn M. Brock, 44, was chosen to succeed Julian Bond. She had been vice chairman since 2001 and a member of the NAACP for 25 years. Brock works for Bon Secours Health Systems in Maryland as vice president […]

The NAACP elected a health care executive as its youngest board chairman Saturday, continuing a youth movement for the nation’s oldest civil rights organization.  Roslyn M. Brock, 44, was chosen to succeed Julian Bond. She had been vice chairman since 2001 and a member of the NAACP for 25 years. Brock works for Bon Secours Health Systems in Maryland as vice president […]

VIA:  AltheaGibson.Com Born August 25, 1927 in Silver, SC, A right-hander, grew up in Harlem. Her family was poor, but she was fortunate in coming to the attention of Dr. Walter Johnson, a Lynchburg VA physician who was active in the black tennis community. He became her patron as he would later for Arthur Ashe, […]

VIA:  AltheaGibson.Com Born August 25, 1927 in Silver, SC, A right-hander, grew up in Harlem. Her family was poor, but she was fortunate in coming to the attention of Dr. Walter Johnson, a Lynchburg VA physician who was active in the black tennis community. He became her patron as he would later for Arthur Ashe, […]

         Move over Levi Johnston, embattled NFL quarterback Michael Vick may be next. Vick, a Philadelphia Eagles star who was arrested for animal abuse and promoting dogfighting in 2007- has been invited to pose for Playgirl in return for a $1 million donation to the animal rights group PETA. ” I sent the request to […]

   Guys love sex. It’s hardwired into their brains. Of course, that doesn’t mean that everybody loves everything about sex. Here’s a look at four things that men don’t actually love about time spent between the sheets.  Take a listen…STill want more http://hellobeautiful.com/your-man/hello-beautiful-staff/4-things-men-hate-about-sex/

  Faith Evans: Singer Talks About Her Hiatus From Music & Upcoming Reality Show By Jawn Murray on Feb 15th 2010 8:00AM Filed under: Exclusives, Interviews, Music, Television When news broke that Hip-Hop’s First Lady Faith Evans was readying new music and a reality show, the entertainment business was buzzing with excitement. The former Sean […]

Easy does it, do it easy listen to the Cleveland Classic Concert tonight and push up on the touch tone pad and let us choose you…LOL..Thats right tonights Classic at 11p on The Quiet Storm with Kym Sellers is our very own Levert.  Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall Kym will give you all a chance to guess […]

Cleveland Orchestra shows off operatic muscle in Wagner program By Zachary Lewis, The Plain Dealer Mozart’s “Cosi fan tutte” may be in for royal treatment by the Cleveland Orchestra in March, but another operatic heavyweight, Wagner, held sway at Severance Hall last week. Delving into a realm as vast as Mozart’s, music director Franz Welser-Most […]