Gathering Spot Hosts 5th Anniversary Edition of Le Dîner en Blanc – Atlanta Attracting 3,500 Revelers

ATLANTA, Georgia — This past weekend 3,500 foodies, fashionistas, cultural enthusiasts, influencers and style-makers joined at The Gathering Spot, Atlanta’s premiere private membership club, for the 5th Anniversary edition of Le Dîner en Blanc – Atlanta. For this year’s milestone edition, Le Dîner en Blanc gave Atlantans a chance to showcase their classy taste for…

Cardi B Hands Out Winter Coats In Brooklyn

BROOKLYN, New York — Fresh off of an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Bronx native Cardi B passed out coats and sneakers at Marlboro Houses, a housing project in Gravesend, New York. “These kids follow me, these kids look at me, these kids listen to my music,” said Cardi. “You gotta support the people that…

TIDAL X: BROOKLYN – Lil Wayne, Lauryn Hill, Meek Mill and more

BROOKLYN, New York — TIDAL X: BROOKLYN just announced that the lineup for the philanthropic concert in Brooklyn on Tuesday, October 23 will be Lil Wayne, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Meek Mill, Anderson .Paak, Kaskade, Normani, Kodak Black, Teyana Taylor, Lil Kim, Bazzi, Black Thought, Tom Morello, Lil Skies, Mozart La Para, Queen Naija, The Lox,…

Colin Kaepernick accepts W.E.B. Du Bois Medal from Harvard

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts — Athlete and social activist Colin Kaepernick accepted the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal from Harvard on Thursday before an exhilarated crowd that included some 150 local high school students, declaring that people in positions of privilege and power have a “responsibility” to speak up for the powerless. “People live with this every single…

Airbnb Surpasses 400 Million Guest Arrival Milestone

NEW YORK, New York — Airbnb passed an important milestone. According to Greg Greeley, President of Homes — Airbnb has surpassed 400 million guest arrivals to date. Greeley made the announcement while speaking at the Skift global travel conference in New York this past week. The milestone was reached on August 26, the same month…

Cardi B Performs at Global Citizen Festival

NEW YORK, New York — Cardi B performed Drip at the Global Citizen Festival. This was her first performance since giving birth. In a video she posted to instagram, she expressed to her audience to do something to make a change within the community. Global Citizen is a social action platform for a global generation…

Colin Kaepernick, Dave Chappelle To Receive Harvard’s W.E.B. Du Bois Medal

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts — Athlete and activist Colin Kaepernick and activist and comedian Dave Chappelle are among the eight distinguished people who will receive the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal at the sixth annual Hutchins Center Honors presented by the Hutchins Center for African & African American Research at Harvard University. Honorees also include Kenneth I. Chenault,…

Nike x Jordan Brand announce the Air Jordan XXXIII

BEAVERTON, Oregon — Nike announced that The Air Jordan XXXIII will launche on October 18 of this year. Like all of the Jordan models post the XXX, the XXXIII also features subtle design cues from the past. “The ability to infuse our design innovation with our profound Jordan DNA has enabled us to deliver a…