5 Things You Thought Were Black-Owned But Aren’t

BET, George Foreman Grills and Dark & Lovely No Lye Relaxer have a commonality: They’re not as black as you think.   1. Black Entertainment Television If black is in the name, it must be black owned, right? The network was founded by an African American, Robert Johnson, in the ’80s, but in 2003, BET … Continue reading 5 Things You Thought Were Black-Owned But Aren’t

Is Black History Month too American-centric for immigrants of African descent and their families?

Beyond national observances, the country’s black populations need to be looking toward their common future.