“TENT REVIVAL,” is the anticipated new single from Travis Greene and his Forward City Church. This comes a few weeks after Travis teased fans with a snippet of the song on social media. Available now to download/stream on digital platforms, TENT REVIVAL is the first single and title track from Forward City’s upcoming collaborative project
It was all shades of Glamour and Joy as Powerhouse Nigerian gospel singer, Mercy Chinwo and her Husband, Pastor Blessed of Water Brooks Church, tied the knot in a church ceremony, yesterday, August 13. This comes a day after the couple celebrated their traditional marriage ceremony in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The white wedding also
PRESS ROOM: Autism influencer Jeremiah Josey releases a new book about his experience as a Black man with autism
By NNPA NEWSWIRE An important addition to autism literature and a much-needed voice for autistic people of color. (NNPA NEWSWIRE) — Autism influencer Jeremiah Josey’s new book, “Here’s What I Want […] The post PRESS ROOM: Autism influencer Jeremiah Josey releases a new book about his experience as a Black man with autism appeared first on
The Association for the Study of African American Life and History mourns the death of William Felton Russell. Russell is the winningest professional athlete of all time in team sports. […] The post ASALH Tribute to Bill Russell Requiem for a Champion appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
The AFRO has always prided itself in giving a voice to the backbone of Black society- the women who serve as daughters, sisters, aunts, mothers, church leaders, educators and yes– […] The post Feminine Front: how the AFRO covered women in wartime appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By AFRO Staff Black Americans experienced a new level of freedom as automobiles and public transportation evolved over time. Though it was dangerous to be a Black American on the […] The post AFRO on the move: how traveling reporters kept readers informed from coast to coast appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Kara Thompson, Special to the AFRO When the Freedom Riders risked their lives in 1961 to protest the segregated bus system in the American south, Moses Newson was there. […] The post Moses Newson: Black journalist extraordinaire and AFRO all star speaks at 95 appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
The not-so secret of success: “Believe in yourself, in God and the present generation.” “A newspaper succeeds because its management believes in itself, in God and in the present generation. It […] The post The AFRO at 130: a word from Publisher Frances “Toni” Draper appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Fatiha Belfakir, Special to the AFRO Intertwined at the core, the AFRO will never cease coverage of the Black church. In fact, the AFRO American Newspaper was born in […] The post AFRO News: 130 years of documenting the Black Church appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Is This You? Casper (Mattress Co.) is Hiring Professional ‘Nappers’ with ‘Exceptional Sleeping Ability’
*(CNN) — A mattress brand is hiring for a position where sleeping on the job is not just accepted — it’s mandatory. Casper, a New York-based company founded in 2014, is hiring “Casper Sleepers” to sleep for a living. Casper Sleepers will sleep “in our stores, and in unexpected settings out in the world,” according