The band’s Comatose album receives platinum status and track “The Last Night” is certified gold. The post Skillet Celebrates Multiple Certifications; European Tour appeared first on The Gospel Music Association.
By Riley May and Cammi Morton, Youthcast Media Group™ Everyone in Bug Jones-Dingman’s family smoked cigarettes, so it felt normal for him to start at age 13. When all his […] The post Influences used on youth to purchase tobacco products appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Tammy Boyd I handled healthcare policy for the late Congressman John Lewis, and today I work for the Black Women’s Health Imperative. If you work in healthcare policy today, […] The post Tammy Boyd: Improving healthcare for low-income Americans through better managed care appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
National Council of Negro Women Connects with Diasporan Countries Suffering from Climate Change with ‘Trees of Hope’ Campaign
By Deborah Bailey, AFRO D.C. Editor The National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) is calling on Black women across America to take an active role in combating climate change and […] The post National Council of Negro Women Connects with Diasporan Countries Suffering from Climate Change with ‘Trees of Hope’ Campaign appeared first on AFRO
*On July 16, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline hotline officially became the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. The service also launched a new quick dial hotline number for California residents. Californians can now call or text 9-8-8 any time of day, seven days a week, to reach trained counselors who can help with mental health
On the heels of the release of their eighth studio album, Holy Fvck, Demi Lovato talked to The Spout Podcast giving Host Tamara Dhia the rundown of their return to rock, the symbolism of their album cover art, homeschooling with Selena Gomez, and why they adopted the pronouns of She/Her again. Listen to the full
*Irv Gotti, the rap entrepreneur who established Murder Inc. Records, and signed Ashanti in the early 2000s, opens up about his heartache following news that Ashanti and Nelly were dating. Suspicions surrounding Gotti and Ashanti’s relationship surfaced in the early 2000s, but Gotti put those rumors to rest. The rap mogul insisted that he and
*The new Apple TV+ series “Five Days at Memorial” chronicles the impact of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath on a local hospital. Per press release, “When the floodwaters rose, power failed, and heat soared, exhausted caregivers at a New Orleans hospital were forced to make decisions that would follow them for years to come.
*OAKLAND, California (KPIX) — The coach for local youth football on Monday described the chaos that unfolded when a shooting injured three people during a game at Oakland Technical High Sunday afternoon. The two teams of kids were playing the game they love on the football field Sunday at around 1 p.m. when shots rang
By Lindsey BahrThe Associated Press Jordan Peele ’s UFO thriller “Nope” topped the North American charts in its first weekend in theaters with an estimated $44 million in ticket sales, […] The post Jordan Peele’s ‘Nope’ debuts at No. 1 with $44 million appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .