Valerie June partners with Newport Festivals Foundation to donate instruments and books to music programs in Tennessee and Mississippi

Grammy-nominated musician from Tennessee Valerie John has partnered with the Newport Festivals Foundation, the organization behind the Newport Folk and Jazz Festivals, Third Man Books, and Gibson, to donate instruments and books to music programs in Tennessee and Mississippi. On January 29, 30 and 31, Valérie and illustrator Marcela Avelar will travel to different organizations … Read more

This Black Foundation Sold Her Company to P&G — Says It’s “Selling”

On January 11, Monique Rodriguez, founder and CEO of a multi-million dollar natural hair care brand, announced that she had sold her company to P&G Beauty, sending out a Black Twitter post. fit. Although Rodriguez and her husband will remain the CEO and COO of the brand, some will Consumers are upset to see that … Read more

Guggenheim Foundation ‘Refuses’ to Return Picasso to Holocaust Survivors’ Heirs: Lawsuit

A Pablo Picasso painting valued today at up to $200 million was sold for a song by a Jewish couple desperate to flee the Nazis in 1938 — and now the heirs want it back from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. The 1904 piece “Woman Ironing” (La repasseuse) was gifted to the Guggenheim decades ago … Read more

Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation and Har

Image: Studies have shown that physical activity, especially endurance exercise, can improve cognitive function in part by reducing inflammation in the brain. Dr. Ran focused on finding out why this happened and how this could be translated into an effective treatment for Alzheimer’s patients. Opinion more Credit: Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Cleveland–The Alzheimer’s … Read more