via Wkyc/Travis Pittman (TEGNA): Black History Month is starting this Saturday and Google is planning to release the most searched topics in the US by someone in the African-American community. Topics will include political and social to sports and entertainment. Here is just a peek at the list: Abolitionist: Frederick Douglas Athlete: LeBron James Autobiography: […]

via eurweb: *For the first time, the NAACP Image Awards were held on the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday. The 49th edition of the awards was held Monday night (01-15-18) at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. You probably won’t be surprised to learn that ABC’s “black-ish” commanded the comedy category in television, but “Power” ruled Outstanding […]

In the centuries since our long, tireless walk to freedom began, Black women have been the beating heart of the push for social change. From organizing and protesting, to advocating and uplifting, Black women’s work is never done. And yet, hand-in-hand with the tireless efforts of our mothers, sisters, and daughters is the grim reality […]

  Our picks for the books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture. Friends who know my book-besotted line of work sometimes ask whether I actually read, cover-to-cover, all the volumes that come streaming into my office. I have to suppress a snicker, because that’s a bit like asking whether Alex Trebek knows […]

  Rick Warren’s Saddleback Church, T.D. Jakes’ Potter’s House and Joel Osteen’s Lakewood Church have topped Newsmax’s list of “Top 50 Megachurches in America.” The list, released Wednesday, was compiled by The Christian Post’s contributing editor Johnnie Moore, who wrote that the rankings were not based on church size but rather on the notoriety of […] When heading off on their summer vacations, some people like to take books along to read, while others don’t have any interest at all…

First lady Michelle ObamaWIN MCNAMEE/GETTY IMAGES Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey and Beyoncé Knowles topped Forbes’ list of the world’s most powerful women of 2015. The women join other entertainers, policymakers, businesswomen and philanthropists who made the list based on their influence and impact. Other black women joining Obama (10), Winfrey (12) and Knowles (21) include Xerox […]

Newsmax is out with its list of the top 100 Christian leaders in America who make a real impact on modern lives in 2015. Christianity’s challenges in today’s world of instantaneous information transmission and new brands of sin are not what they were a century ago, nor are they quite what they were during the […] The 30th annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards hosted by the city of Las Vegas was full of surprises, including a reunionperformance by Destiny’s Child…

  Roma Downey was named one of the 100 Women in Entertainment Power by The Hollywood Reporter this year, commemorating her hard work on the “Bible” series, “Son of God” and the upcoming “A.D.” The list of influential women, which also includes Oprah Winfrey, Angelina Jolie, and Lena Dunham, recognizes recipients’ achievements in the entertainment industry. […]

At NewsOne, we believe that the child who reads is the child who leads. In keeping with that idea, we decided this summer to take…

The Game – Season 2, “Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee” – Gabrielle Dennis as Janay, Pooch Hall as Derwin * has posted a list of African American women finalists who will compete next week in New York for a gig on “Saturday Night Live.” “No one is talking,” writes Deadline’s Nellie Andreeva, “but I have compiled […]