Freddie Figgers: Four Patents and Going Strong!

Meet 26-year-old Freddie Figgers, who became "one of the youngest African-Americans to own and operate an independent, U.S.-based telecommunications company." This company is called Figgers Communications. Freddie was apparently a prodigy from a young...


According to a article dated July 25, 2016, "thousands of African Americans across the country are transferring their money to Black-owned banks that invest in urban communities and businesses." African Americans have a...

Obama Out!

As most of our readers know by now, President Barack Obama had everyone laughing at the 2016 White House Correspondent's Dinner. In our humble opinion, he is not only a brilliant and compassionate president,...

Maya Penn is Amazing!

Some people just inspire you, and young Maya Penn is one of those people. At age 16, she is already an entrepreneur, philanthropist, animator, computer programmer, artist, and CEO of her eco-friendly fashion company,...

First African American Librarian of Congress?

President Barack Obama has just nominated Carla Hayden to be the 14th US Librarian of Congress. Her term would be 10 years and could be renewed by future presidents. Ms. Hayden, age 63, is a...