Celebrating the best of humanity, list of leaders underpin hopes for a better world

This year, Human Rights Day signaled the launching of a year-long campaign to mark the upcoming 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document that proclaimed the inalienable rights which everyone is inherently entitled to as a human being — regardless of race, color, religion, sex, language, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, … Continue reading Celebrating the best of humanity, list of leaders underpin hopes for a better world

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Philadelphian brings more ‘Unity in the Community’ during the holidays with NBA’s Ben Simmons

South Philly native, Anton Moore, and the NBA’s and Philadelphia 76ers’ rising star, Ben Simmons, connected recently to assist those in need and spread some holiday cheer. “We worked on this for three weeks and we had to keep it a secret from the families until the day of the event,” Moore said of the four families taken on a “surprise shopping spree … Continue reading Philadelphian brings more ‘Unity in the Community’ during the holidays with NBA’s Ben Simmons

Philadelphia Eagles sport artistic footwear in support of community, advocacy, research and education

https://twitter.com/JeffSkversky/status/937443057145806849 As part of more than 800 players participating in the NFL’s My Cause My Cleats campaign, Philadelphia Eagles players Beau Allen, Brandon Graham, Chris Long, Malcolm Jenkins, Rodney McLeod, Torrey Smith, and Carson Wentz showcased their support for causes on-field during their Week 13 match-up against the Seattle Seahawks. Culminating a collaborative effort between … Continue reading Philadelphia Eagles sport artistic footwear in support of community, advocacy, research and education

Celebrated for ‘BuildingUnity,’ Harvard Law Review and Motown presidents to receive African Diaspora Awards

Celebrating excellence while acknowledging the international impact of those from the African Diaspora, Applause Africa Communications will host its highly anticipated African Diaspora Awards, at the French Institute and the Alliance Française de New York, this weekend. “Many of us have accomplished a lot individually in our respective host states,” said Debo Folorunsho, Founder and CEO of Applause Africa and African Diaspora Awards (ADAs). … Continue reading Celebrated for ‘BuildingUnity,’ Harvard Law Review and Motown presidents to receive African Diaspora Awards

‘Live & Local’ concert series showcases artists of all genres in World Heritage City

  In America’s First World Heritage City, artists of all genres showcase their talent regularly at one of Philadelphia’s premier live performance venues, Coda. Devoted to providing a platform for aspiring performance artists, Coda’s Live & Local concert series features upcoming acts representing an array of music genres including indie rock, electronic, folk, jam bands, pop, and Hip Hop. … Continue reading ‘Live & Local’ concert series showcases artists of all genres in World Heritage City

‘Traveling Light,’ Talib Kweli collaborates with a world-class collective of creatives

Classically combining Hip Hop, humanity and multimedia with a world-class collective of creatives, led by “old soul” Anderson .Paak and super-producer Kaytranada, Talib Kweli recently premiered his latest single and video, “Traveling Light.” The second collaboration between the legendary lyricist and California native singer, songwriter, producer and drummer, the track is one of the most delightful and soulful … Continue reading ‘Traveling Light,’ Talib Kweli collaborates with a world-class collective of creatives