Protest To Power: Lessons From Newark The Making Of Newark’s First Black Mayor, Ken Gibson

RiseUpNewark.com, the official website, and platform for the study of Newark’s movements for black empowerment, Mayor Ras Baraka. Continue Reading →

As Civil Unrest Roils The Nation, National Black Theatre Helps Black Arts Orgs Navigate COVID And Racism

Founded in 1968 by the revolutionary theater lion and legend Dr. Barbara Ann Teer, National Black Theatre (NBT) was forged out of the social upheaval of the 1960s. Continue Reading →

Ntozake Shange’s ‘For Colored Girls’ Continues To Rack Up Awards In Anticipation Of Larger Run

Broadway and other New York City theaters may be shuttered but for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has been open for awards and nominations. Continue Reading →