Inside Congressional Black Caucus Week 2017

Our friend Joi-Marie McKenzie, creator of The Fab Empire and the Congressional Black Caucus Week Insider’s Guide, gave WHUR the rundown of this year’s top events. This year’s event is one of the biggest in the organization’s history and Joi let’s you know where you need to be and when.

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Netflix Presents “Def Comedy Jam 25”

Back in 1992, there was no Instagram or Twitter when “Def Comedy Jam” premiered on HBO. There was only one way that stand-up comedians could garner the audience they wanted beyond the club tours, and that was to get a shot on TV.

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Michelle Obama – Best Candidate for 2020 Election, Poll Says

Not even a full year after Donald Trump’s election as president, many people have already begun strategizing on how to ensure that he is not elected for another term. Glamour Magazine reports that Douglas Schoen, a pollster who worked on with the Bill Clinton campaign, suggests that our former First Lady Michelle Obama would be the perfect candidate to run.

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President Barack Obama Makes Surprise Visit To Area School

“One of the things I did throughout my presidency was I’d meet with groups of young people everywhere I went, whether it was here in the United States or when I was traveling overseas, just to kind of hear from them, find out what they were interested in, because I do believe that most of the problems that we have are going to be solved by you,” Barack Obama told the students.

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Seahawks’ Michael Bennett Alleges Officer Held Gun To His Head & Threatened His Life

“I have always held the strong conviction that protesting or standing up for justice is just simply the right thing to do. This fact is unequivocally, without question, why before every game, I sit during the national anthem – because equality doesn’t live in this country, and no matter how much money you make, what job title you have or have much you give, when you are seen as a ‘n*****,’ you will be treated that way,” Bennett wrote.

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