The 25 wealthiest dynasties on the planet control $1.4 trillion

The 25 wealthiest dynasties on the planet control $1.4 trillion

The numbers are mind-boggling: $70,000 per minute, $4 million per hour, $100 million per day. That’s how quickly the fortune of the Waltons, the clan behind Walmart Inc., has been growing since More »

Eritha “Akilé” Cainion: Florida’s 22 Year Old Political Challenge

Eritha “Akilé” Cainion: Florida’s 22 Year Old Political Challenge

Eritha “Akilé” Cainion, traditionally known as Akilé Anai, is a 22-year-old city council candidate, born and raised in southside St. Petersburg, Florida. More »

Eritha Akilé Cainion:  End the voter suppression of the black community

Eritha Akilé Cainion: End the voter suppression of the black community

St. Petersburg, FL: The struggle for the right of black people in the U.S. to participate in the electoral arena is one that is ongoing. In the 1960s, all throughout this country, More »

Woni Spotts: First Black Woman to Leave A Mark on Every Continent in the World

Woni Spotts: First Black Woman to Leave A Mark on Every Continent in the World

Many people dream of traveling around the world but only a few could really achieve that. But Woni Spotts has completed her goal of visiting every country and continent in the world, and More »

Teen Mom Graduates High School as Valedictorian With More Than $1M in Scholarships

Teen Mom Graduates High School as Valedictorian With More Than $1M in Scholarships

Lamyrical Harris, a teenage mother and a high school senior student in Tennessee, has recently graduated as the valedictorian of her class. She was also offered over $1 million in scholarships from More »

 

Category Archives: Politics

Importance of the Florida African-American Vote

by Akilah Ensley, Finance Director, Andrew Gillum for Governor

As we begin 2018, there is strong excitement in black communities all across Florida and the United States in the wake of Senator Doug Jones’ historic win in Alabama.

Meet the Zimbabwe-born minister and mogul aiming to launch a New York City hotel.

Weed War Is Race War

The Gantt Report – 2018 Black Political Power

By Lucius Gantt

     There’s Power in Black Unity!

      One of the best things that African Americans can do in 2018 is to come together, especially at the ballot box!

Harry Leslie Smith, 94, on Trump, refugees and poverty

London, England – When Harry Leslie Smith was a boy, his father hoped that by dragging his hungry son along as he begged for a shift

God On The Run- ‘Running to and from Church’

By Lucius Gantt

I attend church services about 35 times a year. I go to my neighborhood church every Sunday unless I am not feeling well, working, traveling or visiting some other “Holy” place like a

…and the beats go on: Dirty politics, disrespect and voters

What’s next for Democrats and Black America?

WASHINGTON—The latest crisis for the Democratic Party, sparked by former party interim chair Donna Brazile’s new tell-all

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and FABOM

Photo Above: Jim Madison, Florida Sun; City of Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer; Irene Pridgen, Pridgen Pro Media; and Devin Heflin, The Orlando Times

Buddy Dyer: Dyer has served as Mayor of the City of Orlando