The Apollo Theater Jumps For Its 85th Anniversary With A Free Open House

This February, for Black History Month, the world famous Apollo Theater presents Apollo Open House: 85th Anniversary Celebration. Continue Reading →

Join “Our Calling To Fulfill” Black History Month Event At St. Philip’s Episcopal Church In Harlem

Please join St. Philip’s Episcopal Church for a special celebration of the creativity, resiliency and determination of faith and activist communities in honor of Black History Month. Continue Reading →

Fannie Lou Hamer And Malcolm X Speak In Harlem, NY, 1964 (Video)

fannie-lou-hamer-and-malcolm-xIn December 1964, Representatives of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party toured Northern cities seeking support for their campaign to block the seating of Mississippi’s pro-segregation Congressmen who had been elected through the disfranchisement of black voters. Continue Reading →

Yara Shahidi On What It Means For Her “To Be a Black Girl”

By Yara Shahidi for Google Arts & Culture

To be a black girl is to be one of the reasons the universe thrives.

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Harlem Stage And National Black Theatre Present “Mothers Of The Movements” In Harlem

Harlem Stage, the legendary uptown venue that for over 30 years has promoted the creative legacy of Harlem and artists of color from around the corner and across the globe, is proud to present its Spring 2018 season of performances. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s James Baldwin “Pin Drop Speech” At Cambridge University, 1965 (Video)

Harlem’s James Baldwin delivers earth shattering speech with Harlem as his starting point in talking about all black folks at Cambridge University during a debate with William F. Buckley in 1965.

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Nas Pays Tribute To Black Music In Special Google Arts & Culture Video

To celebrate Black History Month, Harlem fave, hip-hop legend, producer and entrepreneur Nas pays homage to a long tradition of Black musicians and storytellers who continue to empower us today in this compelling open letter and video HERE. Continue Reading →

Reginald F. Lewis, RFL Tune In, Turn Up, For A Billion Lesson

Celebrate everyday, celebrate Black History Month with the new film Reginald F. Lewis And The Making Of A $1BN Empire, starting February 16th, 2018. Continue Reading →

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