CICELY TYSON, ICONIC AND INFLUENTIAL ACTRESS, DIES AT 96

Cicely Tyson, an award-winning icon of the stage and screen who broke barriers for Black actresses with surpassing dignity, died Thursday, her longtime manager Larry Thompson. She was 96. A family statement did not reveal the cause of death. The actress chronicled her lengthy career in her first memoir, “Just As I Am,” which was…

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5 WAYS TO TURN ANGER INTO POWER IN 2021

The past year has been an emotional roller coaster. From natural disasters to disastrous discord, it was like trying to keep your balance on a fun-house moving walkway that was, let’s face it, anything but fun. But as you grappled with fear and confusion and sought hope and joy, didn’t it all sometimes just make you…

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NELSON MANOR: DMV’S BEST KEPT SECRET

The Nelson Manor is a Luxury Vacation Rental designed for comfort with upscale amenities for visitors of the Washington, DC region. Nestled in a mature community, we provide a unique and private residential home experience minutes from the National Harbor, MGM Casino, Tanger Outlets, Washington DC and Old Town Alexandria, VA. You’ll Wish You Had…

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KOBE BRYANT REMEMBERED: A YEAR AFTER THE DEADLY HELICOPTER CRASH

Kobe Bryant’s death in a helicopter crash on Jan. 26, 2020 is one of those moments people will always remember where they were when they heard the news. “A lot of guys dropped to the floor and started crying,” says Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr of his team’s practice that day. “Nothing happened for…

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BUDWEISER JOINS COKE, PEPSI BRANDS IN SITTING OUT SUPER BOWL TO DONATE TO COVID-19 VACCINATION EFFORTS

NEW YORK – For the first time since 1983, when Anheuser-Busch used all of its ad time to introduce a beer called Bud Light, the beer giant isn’t advertising its iconic Budweiser brand during the Super Bowl. Instead, it’s donating the money it would have spent on the ad to coronavirus vaccination awareness efforts. Anheuser-Busch still has four minutes of…

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WOMENS MARCH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, RACHEL CARMONA’S THOUGHTS ON TODAY AND THE NEXT STEPS FOR THE FUTURE

We’re proud of the millions of Women’s Marchers who fought with us these past four years to make today possible. Since 2017, Women’s Marchers all across the country have worked together to march, organize, and mobilize a powerful coalition of women voters. Together, we built a movement and we won. Today is a moment of celebration.…

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PRESIDENT BIDEN CALLS ON AMERICANS TO OVERCOME DIVISION IN INAUGURAL SPEECH

WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris have been sworn in at the U.S. Capitol for their historic inauguration Wednesday, flanked by a cadre of former presidents, including George W. Bush, Barack Obama and Bill Clinton. Biden became the nation’s 46th president while Harris blazed a new path for women and minorities. She’s the first…

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KYRIE IRVING BOUGHT GEORGE FLOYD’S FAMILY A HOUSE, FORMER NBA PLAYER STEPHEN JACKSON SAYS:

Several big brands and names have pledged money in support of the black community. WASHINGTON DC – Nearly eight months after his death, George Floyd’s family continues to receive support not just from friends and family, but from celebrities as well. During an interview on Basketball News’ podcast, “The Rematch,” former NBA player Stephen Jackson revealed that…

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WHAT HAPPENED TO ROLLING RAY AND WHY IS HE BEING BULLIED?

The Instagram figure is most recognisable for his wheelchair, hence the name Rolling Ray, and splits audiences with his outspokenness between those that love him and those that really don’t. On Tuesday, January 13th,Rolling Ray (Raymond Harper) took to an Instagram live to alert his followers that he was in hospital after his wig caught…

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PRSA MEMPHIS ANNOUNCES 2021 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Memphis Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) has recently announced its 2021 Board of Directors, which span various industries, demographics and levels of expertise. “I’m honored to serve as President for the 2021 PRSA Memphis Chapter alongside a talented board of leaders and public relations professionals. The last ten months have…

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