NUBIAN SQUARE not Dudley. The rename petition. An idea whose time has come.

August 20, 2016 Re: A Petition To Change The Name Of Dudley Square To “NUBIAN SQUARE” Boston is often promoted as having a small abolition…

Funeral Services for April Davis – Monday, August 8th

Information about April Davis’ memorial service.   April Davis recently passed away. April’s niece sent out an update yesterday about her memorial service. Services will be…

Scheduled black community activities plus something for everyone around town till 8/31.

A compilation  by Diane Williams, STEM producer with inserts from XBlackBoston site submittals Aug 9th-13th Boston Caribbean Fashion Week  – view scheduled activities Every Mon &…

Tayla Andre features DAVID BANNER at Strand Theater July 23rd

Tayla Andre says come out for a good time with David Banner at Strand Theater on July 23rd. [ get tickets here ] — Tayla, the Social…

Summarizing the African-American Police Officers’ Lawsuit filed Against Town of Brookline 

Written by the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice& Fair Work, P.C.  Rcvd 6/20/16  African-American Police Officers File Lawsuit Against Brookline Allege Hostile…

Two hundred thirty-one housing units get approved with 131 income restricted units in April.

There seems to be more apartments under construction than they really are when you look around and see bulldozers clearing ground. Two hundred and thirty…

KickBack Boston fuses millennial socialization with eats, drinks and crowdsourced turntable choice.

Distro   / KickBack Boston was founded by two visionary, creative and passionate Bostonians, with one main mission – bringing together like-minded individuals who are tired of…

Black fine art. “THE WOVEN ARC” at Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art – 5/20 – July 16th, Cambridge

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—May 16, 2016—For its inaugural summer exhibition, the Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art presents THE WOVEN ARC, curated by Gallery Director…

Did Renee Loth read every word of the Massachusetts initiative to regulate marijuana like alcohol?

Just read her op-ed in her paper, the Boston Globe. She says do not legalize marijuana for retail to persons over 21 in the state…