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President Obama signed a legendary bill into effect, which bans good from being imported into the U.S. if they were made from slave labor. This…

Steve Arrington formerly of the hit 70’s group Slave is performing on the 2016 Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage! A native of Dayton, Ohio, he’s currently…

A California mom was outraged to find a Playmobil Pirate Ship came complete with a figurine resembling an African-American slave and instructions to place it in a neck shackle.

Hi viewers, this is a must-see stage play Lady Patriot about the life of Mary Bowser born a slave in Richmond, Virginia. She became a spy for the Union Army during the Civil War. The hero, Mary, fought courageously for liberty and justice. Black Girls Rock!!! Text “Pzz” To 71007 for your chance at ticket giveaways […]

While it’s great to see Black actors and filmmakers being acknowledged with Academy Awards and other accolades (congratulations to Lupita Nyong’o and “12 Years A…

RICHMOND, VA. (Radio One KISS fm): Tuesday is the fist day of school but on Labor Day, Monday, September 2nd, Students can get a brand new pair of school shoes, thanks to  the Richmond Partnership of Churches, at its annual New Shoes for Back to School, Ministry Labor Day starting at from 8am. The new […]

RICHMOND, VA (RADIO-ONE KISS) Richmond Civil War & Emancipation Day, Saturday, April 6th, 9:30am, more than 25 participating museums, sites and activity centers offer free admission to walking tours & presentations, highlights include: 3:30pm – Museum of the Confederacy “Union Spies in Richmond” & 6:30pm, the Elegba Folklore Society, torch-lit guided tour of the Richmond […]

A fifth grade teacher at Chapelfield Elementary School in Gahanna, Ohio thought it would be appropriate to assign a black student to play a slave in their social studies classroom activity. That student, Nikko Burton, was assigned to play a slave in their fake slave auction where the students of the class were divided into […]