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CHOCOLATEANCESTOR.COM: AFROCENTRIC APPAREL, ACCESSORIES AND HOME DECOR

By Fisher Jack Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) — Noticing a distinct need for more positive messages in a very hostile climate, Chocolate Ancestor, LLC was formed to add creative expression to the everyday lives of those people who believe in love and healing. ChocolateAncestor.com is an online modern Afrocentric apparel, accessories, and home decor store catered to consumers in the Black community. The …

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‘Poverty Scholarship,’ THE book to read if you care about poverty

By Cecilia Cissell Lucas As a professor with UC Berkeley’s Global Poverty and Practice Program, this is the book I have been waiting for, and that I want all of my students to read. I am so grateful for the effort that has gone into the writing and publishing of this essential book. In programs like the one in which …

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Comcast Formally Launches Afro and Cleo, Two New Black-Centric Networks

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia During a star-studded evening complete with a Red Carpet entry at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., Comcast formally announced the addition of two television networks that highlights the company’s commitment to diversity. TV One’s Cleo TV and Afrotainment’s Afro are the latest independent channels to receive broad distribution on Comcast’s cable systems. …

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