African American This category contains the latest news of special relevance to the African American community, including cultural and historical events, awards, scholarships and educational initiatives along with announcements of African American entertainment network events and premieres. Find releases regarding interviews with Black artists, athletes, and business and community leaders. Read reports based on studies about diversity in the workplace, multicultural achievement and issues in education. Also included are results of studies and research devoted to minority health concerns.

Latest African American

08 Jun, 2017, 20:33 BST The Word Network Files Complaint With The FCC That Comcast Engaged In Unlawful Discrimination In Violation Of The FCC's Order In The Comcast-NBC Universal Merger

The Word Network, the leading and most popular African American religious network in the world, told the FCC that Comcast violated its obligations...


09 May, 2017, 12:00 BST Oracle Expands Presence in Africa with New Abuja Office

Second office in Nigeria dedicated to driving digital transformation for Public Sector Reinforcing its commitment to Africa, Oracle today...


18 Apr, 2017, 11:17 BST Black Author/Screenwriter Deangelo Manuel disappointed in lack of support for screenplay about a crucial piece of untold American history

Last June, Deangelo Manuel pitched his epic screenplay, Elaine 1919, to TV ONE and ABFF contest. Manuel's revolutionary work unearths one of the...


23 Jan, 2017, 13:02 GMT Sprint Acquires 33 Percent of TIDAL and Creates Game-Changing Partnership

TIDAL and its artists to deliver exclusive content to help Sprint acquire new customers, reward current customers Sprint will make TIDAL available...