Souleo: Artists bound for modern-day Freedom Ride to St. Louis

Courtesy of Black Lives MatterOver 50 years ago more than 400 Black and White Americans challenged racism and segregation by traveling together on buses and trains through the Deep South. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Sharpton To Missouri Looking For Justice

sharptonThe NYPost reports that Rev. Al Sharpton is heading to the scene of another controversial death involving cops — this time in Missouri, where an unarmed teen was shot to death by a police officer. Continue Reading →

Twitter Founder Brings Small Business Talk to Harlem

extralargeAs the co-founder of Twitter, and founder and CEO of mobile payments processor Square, Jack Dorsey has used his tech know-how to launch successful businesses. Continue Reading →

Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou born Marguerite Ann Johnson on April 4, 1928 is an American autobiographer and poet who has been called “America’s most visible black female autobiographer” by scholar Joanne M. Braxton. Continue Reading →

HW Picks: New Holiday Releases

New Music

Picks By HW Music Editor Pro

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Paul Kim

Join Paul Kim, the American Idol 2006 Top 12 Finalist on his musical serenade of love and admiration. PK’s debut international single “Trade It All” is produced by John The XVI. Allow this powerful singer/songwriter to impress you with his seasoned voice and entertain you with his Asain soul. Continue Reading →