This article was initially published November 5, 2018, on Billboard.com. The Rev. Lennox Yearwood Jr. has been wearing out his shoes visiting HBCUs (historically black colleges and universities) all across the Midwest and South to make sure that students get out and vote in the midterm elections on Tuesday (Nov. 6). The
*MEDIA ADVISORY* Detroit Hip Hop Community Organizes Citywide Campaign to Get Young Voters to the Polls on Tuesday Recording Artists, Influencers, Community Leaders, and Organizers Come Together for Nonpartisan Two Hour Election Eve Radio Special on Hot 107.5 Detroit, MI (November 5, 2018) – Detroit’s Hip Hop community is coming together
When people think of Amber Rose, a lot of times they associate her with two men she was in public relationships with. Rose has had songs written about her, rumors circulated and has been slut shamed, but despite what anyone may think of her, she seems to rise above it.
Amber Rose Joins ‘Respect My Vote!’ and Gives Her Top 10 Reasons We Should Vote in the Midterm Elections Rose and her annual Amber Rose SlutWalk have partnered with Hip Hop Caucus’ Respect My Vote! Campaign to Mobilize Women and Everyone Who Cares About Women to the Polls on 11/6/18
On Saturday, March 24th, Hip Hop Caucus is joining March For Our Lives to demand an end to gun violence that plagues our country. We stand with the amazing young people who so bravely stepped up after the Parkland shooting to say enough is enough. This movement isn’t about political
Refinery 29: Keke Palmer was overjoyed at the chance to vote for the first time in 2012. The Scream Queens star was psyched about the prospect of re-electing President Barack Obama, a leader she calls “a great man.” And she was “just so happy to see such a big change
The Charlotte Observer: “Charlotte Personalities Push the Voting Message” Darren “Tank” Sauls says it concerns him when he overhears people say “My vote doesn’t matter,” or – even worse – “I don’t vote.” “It’s important that we’re aware of the issues, we do our own research … and use
People.com: “KeKe Palmer is Excited by the Prospect of a Woman President: Our World is Changing” Keke Palmer is getting political once more. The star – who once played a fashion company vice president in Nickelodeon’s True Jackson, VP – is the new spokesperson of the Respect My Vote!
Chicago Defender: “Cover Story: Black Votes Matter” For the last two weeks, Americans have been inundated with non-stop coverage of both the Republican National Convention and the Democratic National Convention consuming the television airwaves. At the RNC, we witnessed a lack of diversity and message that continually rang throughout the
Voice America’s Go Green Radio “The Hip Hop Caucus pushes for Clean Energy and Climate Justice” Episode Description Today we’ll be joined by Hip Hop Caucus President and CEO Rev. Lennox Yearwood Jr. to discuss his work for climate justice and a new partnership with the 100 percent Campaign to
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