Category Archives: YOUR-News

  • The History of Queen Califia and the California Blacks

    Apr 19, 15 by Diane Blackmon Bailey 1 Comment


    Ancient American Empire of Xi: Queen of Diamonds and Gold; Califia and the California Blacks “Whoever controls the images, control your self-esteem, self respect, and self development, whoever controls your history controls your vision. — Dr. Leonard Jeffries *In the continental United States of America, there were Africans who came before slavery, before Columbus, and […]

  • Nations Most Influential Black Church Leaders Assemble For Climate Change Imperative

    Mar 19, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 1 Comment


    *Oakland – Some of the most influential African American church leaders in the country are joining forces with the U.S. Green Building Council and Green For All to launch Green The Church, an effort to reach 1,000 black churches and address the disproportionate impacts of climate change and pollution on communities of color. Watch the […]

  • Maxwell, R. Kelly, Erykah Badu, Toni Braxton & More at Jazz in the Gardens

    Mar 14, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *The 10th Annual Jazz in the Gardens (JITG) music festival  takes place Mar. 20 – 22, 2015, in Miami Gardens, FL.  It is one of the most anticipated music festivals in the country. Visit http://www.jazzinthegardens.com. The two-day lineup of world class artists represents a dynamic mix of musical genres including Jazz, R&B, Neo-soul and World Beat sounds. The […]

  • Toyota and Revolt Create a Convergence of New Technology, Art and Music

    Mar 14, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Torrance CA  ~ Ready, Aim, Tweet! Toyota and Revolt have teamed up to drive world-class technology with the ‘Make Your Mark’ contemporary art installation during the world’s leading music festival in Austin, Texas. This one-of-a-kind installation will feature a glass-encased 2015 Toyota Corolla—the world’s best-selling name plate of all-time—and a canvas backdrop. Here’s the twist: Instead of using paintbrushes, the […]

  • Bruce Haneef Welch’s ‘They Made Me an Addict’ Offers Raw View of Street Life

    Feb 27, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 1 Comment


    *Neward, NJ  —Acclaimed author and motivational speaker Bruce Haneef Welch is on a mission to divert urban youth and young adults from the lures of the street life by way of his riveting novel, “They Made Me an Addict: An American Tale.” The book, based on his own life, is a literary masterpiece that provides […]

  • 2015 Bill Gates Scholarship Program To Give $20K Scholarships To Minority Students

    Feb 20, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 1 Comment


    *The Gates Millennium Scholars Program (also known as the Bill Gates Scholarship) awards scholarships each year to African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American students. The program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, selects 1,000 talented students each year to receive a good-through-graduation scholarship to […]