*(CNN) — Beyoncé says she will remove an ableist slur from her new album, “Renaissance,” after facing online backlash and criticism from disability campaigners. The 40-year-old singer received rave reviews when she debuted her dance-inspired seventh studio album on Friday, but she came under fire over the weekend when fans noticed the inclusion of a
*For every action, there is a reaction! When it comes to college graduation photos, it’s no doubt that students want to stand out and be different. However, Terica Williams, a current Florida A & M University (FAMU) student is facing backlash following a naked graduation photo that was taken on campus. The student who is
By Liz Szabo and Lauren Weber, By Kaiser Permanente for Word in Black Clinics that treat sexually transmitted diseases — already struggling to contain an explosive increase in infections such […] The post Fighting monkeypox, sexual health clinics are underfunded and ill-equipped appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Kara Thompson, Special to the AFRO Twenty Baltimoreans were recently named as recipients of a $5,000 Weaver Award for their projects, which all help connect community residents in a […] The post Local artists and activists among 2022 Weaver Award recipients appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Special to the AFRO Peak summer travel season is underway, with more busy summer weekends ahead. Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. Air service and passenger traffic continues to grow, […] The post BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport prepared for busy travel season appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Hope Yen, The Associated Press The House Jan. 6 committee said on July 24, it will interview more former Cabinet secretaries and is prepared to subpoena conservative activist Virginia […] The post Jan. 6 panel deepens probe to Trump Cabinet, awaits Thomas appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Bree Tomlinson and Amyah Davis, Youthcast Media Group™ East of Baltimore in Essex, Md., middle and high school kids gather after school around a small corner store one block […] The post Access to tobacco products and proximity of retailers pose challenge for youth appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Nigerian Gospel music artiste, Veeki Royce has unwrapped the official visuals to her single “Jehova” directed by Ralph Kanye. According to the singer, Jehova is a song that explains the possibilities of God and how mysterious He is in changing lives. “He is ever present and available in times of trouble. God is everything to
Since releasing their recording of “Amazing Grace” in 2021, The McCrary Sisters — dubbed “Nashville music royalty” by NPR — have lost two members of their legendary family: sister Deborah, and brother Sam, Jr. In the spirit of healing, the iconic group will release two new tracks featuring some of Deborah’s last recordings: “Shake It
“KADOSH” (Live) is the title track from Joe Mettle‘s just-released new album. The God-exalting beautiful piece was first introduced and ministered by the renowned Ghanaian worship leader at the 2022 edition of his annual ‘Praiz Reloaded’ concert which doubles as its 10th anniversary. Following the album’s release, Joe Mettle premieres the official video of “KADOSH”