Jim Brown, a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, who went on to become an actor and a leading civil rights activist in the 1960s, has passed away. He was 87. Brown’s wife, Monique, took to Instagram to share the devastating news. “To the world, he was an activist, actor, and football star,” […]

Photo by: Kevin Winter/Staff One of our all-time favorite Black actors is making history during this #BlackHistoryMonth! The incomparable Denzel Washington has received his 10th Academy Award nomination for his part in Joel Coen’s The Tragedy of Macbeth. The 67-year-old icon is the second Black man ever to receive the Best Actor Award, following Sidney […]

Alongside Jay-Z's Roc Nation, Jordan's Outlier Society will executive produce a limited series on the life of Muhammad Ali for the streaming service.

The legendary boxer was convicted in 1967 after refusing military service in Vietnam.

Each week we feature the best tweets about five of the hottest topics on the net, and the best part is, the voices will be blacker than ever. Who knows? Your tweet may just end up in The Best of Black Twitter. Enjoy! 1. Black Twitter remembers Muhammad Ali. "According to the Guinness World Record, Muhammad Ali is […]

Join us in honoring a legend as NewsOne Now‘s Roland Martin covers Muhammad Ali‘s memorial service live, Today at 2/1 c. Roland and guest panelists will share commentary during the public memorial service located in Louisville, KY, the hometown of Ali. You can catch the live stream right here at tvone.tv! “Muhammad Ali was an iconic figure […]

When news broke that Muhammad Ali had died, Twitter lit up as celebs and others shared their memories and tears. Awesomely Luvvie This picture just made me so sad. PRINCE, DOE! ? ? ? ? ? pic.twitter.com/ezhgqSum7i — Awesomely Luvvie (@Luvvie) June 4, 2016 Mike Tyson God came for his champion. So long great one. […]