Hip Hop & Activism: Tracing the Role of Music in Social Movements
Since its inception, rap music has contributed to the soundtrack of movements for social change.
5 Things to Know About the New Head Of The Rainbow Push Coalition Rev. Frederick Haynes III
Haynes is the pastor of Friendship-West Baptist Church in Dallas and is a mentee of Jackson.
Best Speeches at the 54th NAACP Image Awards54th NAACP Image Awards
Viola Davis refers to her "The Woman King" character in her acceptance speech, Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union make a call to action, Angela Bassett honors her fellow nominees and more.
‘Loudmouth’: 5 Lessons From Rev. Al Sharpton On How To Be An Effective Activist
The documentary on the civil rights veteran debuts on BET on Feb. 25. Here's a little of what we learned.
Let Your Voice Be Heard: 8 Black Leaders Who Refuse To Be Silenced
In the spirit of Rev. Al Sharpton's new documentary 'Loudmouth' here are several Black activists who won't keep quiet in the name of justice.
Charged - Consciousness at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2022BET Hip Hop Awards 2022
Explore how artists used their platforms and voices to highlight community issues and spread social awareness at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2022.
Let It Flow, Joe!BET Hip Hop Awards 2022
Explore the evolution of rapper Fat Joe, from his early hip hop roots to the founding of his Terror Squad label to late career moves as an actor, philanthropist and entrepreneur.
Sandy Williams, Prominent Washington State Civil Rights Activist, Dies In Plane Crash
Williams, who published a Black newspaper in Spokane, was on a plane with eight other adults and one child, all of whom perished.
Celebrate the Monumental Career of Alicia Keys53rd NAACP Image Awards
The 53rd NAACP Image Awards honors the career of Alicia Keys, tracking her progress from teenage phenom to legendary, critically acclaimed singer-songwriter.
Black History Month: 10 Black Grassroots Activists In The Movement Today
There is a long tradition of freedom fighters lifting Black people up, but there are also a number of young people continuing to forge that path. Here are 10 of them…