Brewer To Host Black History Month Activism Awards Event At The Apollo Theater

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer today announced the slate of honorees who will be featured at the Black History Month event her office is hosting this coming Monday, February 26, 2018, starting at 6 pm. Continue Reading →

Nas Pays Tribute To Black Music In Special Google Arts & Culture Video

To celebrate Black History Month, Harlem fave, hip-hop legend, producer and entrepreneur Nas pays homage to a long tradition of Black musicians and storytellers who continue to empower us today in this compelling open letter and video HERE. Continue Reading →

Reginald F. Lewis, RFL Tune In, Turn Up, For A Billion Lesson

Celebrate everyday, celebrate Black History Month with the new film Reginald F. Lewis And The Making Of A $1BN Empire, starting February 16th, 2018. Continue Reading →

Comcast Launches Xfinity On Demand Short Film Celebrating Black History Month

In celebration of Black History Month, Comcast launched a new short film that puts a spotlight on some of the talented contributors behind America’s favorite superhero stories, shows and movies. Continue Reading →

Goldie Brangman And Evan Koch Talk Dr. Martin Luther King Jr In Harlem On Harlem World Radio (Audio)

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As part of Black History Month listen to 94 year old Harlem Hospital nurse Goldie Brangman and writer Evan Koch as they talk Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Google Kicks Off Black History Month With 3D Interactive NMAAHC Experience

In commemoration of Black History Month, tech giant and diversity catalyst, Google, partners with the NMAAHC for the unveiling of an interactive experience for attendees. Continue Reading →

Fuse And FM Celebrate Black History Month With Harlem’s Alicia Keys, P. Diddy And More

Fuse and FM commemorate Black History Month with a month-long, multiplatform celebration of Future Black History makers from the worlds of music, entertainment and social influence. Continue Reading →

Black History Month 2018 Programs At The Apollo Theatre In Harlem

On this first day of February, we wanted to share the Apollo ‘s suite of upcoming Black History Month programs –including their major Season highlight – Soundtrack ’63 happening on February 24th, 2018. Continue Reading →

ADIFF Celebrates Black History Month Through Music In Harlem

To celebrate Black History Month, The African Diaspora International Film Festival (ADIFF) presents a series of films that explore the history of various music genres with a strong African influence in various parts of the world. Continue Reading →

Check Out The Premier Of Pioneers: Reginald F. Lewis And The Making Of A $1BN Empire

In honor of Black History Month and the 30th Anniversary of Reginald F. Lewis’ $1 Billion Dollar Deal watch the premier airing of PIONEERS: Reginald F. Lewis and the Making of a Billion Dollar Empire. Continue Reading →

The Apollo Announces MLK Celebration And Black History Month Programming For 2018

On Sunday, January 14, 2018, at 3pm, the Apollo Theater and WNYC are partnering for the fifth year to present WNYC’s 12th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration, “50 Years After MLK: A Dream Deferred,” as part of the Apollo’s Uptown Hall series. Continue Reading →

Chicago: Bounce & Omnicom Media Group Host 2nd Annual Black History Month Event

Bounce and Omnicom Media Group held their second annual Black History Month event to discuss diversity in media and the progress that has been made in recent years. Continue Reading →

Hundreds Deliver Powerful Messages At Harlem Performing Arts Festival 2017

On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017, eleven second and third grade students burst on to the stage of Success Academy Union Square for Success Academy’s third annual Festival of the Performing Arts, as the song “Symphony of Brotherhood,” by Miri Ben-Ari began to play over the speaker. Continue Reading →

Harlem Renaissance’s Madam C.J. Walker, Americas First Millionaire

In the 21st century, we expect women to exercise their business acumen and be successful in their chosen careers, whether in executive positions in major companies or as entrepreneurs growing their own businesses. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat Statement In Recognition Of Black History Month

Today, uptown U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat, released the following statement in recognition of Black History Month, also known as National African American History Month. Continue Reading →

The Schomburg Center And Maysles Documentary Center Present: ‘I Am Not A Negro’ In Harlem

In honor of Black History Month, the Schomburg Center and Maysles Documentary Center invite you to join us for a free community preview screening of the Oscar-nominated documentary, I Am Not Your Negro directed by Raoul Peck. Continue Reading →

Pepsi’s Black History Month Celebration At MIST In Harlem

pepsico event in harlemOn February 26th, 2016, Pepsico held an event at MIST In Harlem celebrating Black History Month as well as celebrating the next generation of African American creators and influencers. Continue Reading →

Brewer Honors Harlem Photographers At Black History Month reception

gale brewer with photographersOn Monday, Feb. 29, hundreds gathered at MIST Harlem for Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer’s Black History Month reception recognizing the work of three Harlem photographers: Shawn Walker, Ming Smith, and Kwame Braithwaite. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Rangel Honors Black WWI Veterans

rangel in harlemIn honor of Black History Month, Congressman Charles B. Rangel (D-NY) hosted a Special Capitol Hill briefing on the contributions Black veterans made during World War I, on February 25, 2016. Continue Reading →

US African Representatives Attend White House Briefing

-United People for African CongressFollowing decades of political and economic marginalization of the African population in the United States, over 100 African leaders and representatives from across the United States attended a White House briefing. Continue Reading →