Dr. David Dao had a video of him being dragged off an United Airlines flight go viral. Now the humiliation, pain and suffering will probably make him a rich man. United Airlines has settle the lawsuit with Dr. Dao for an undisclosed amount of money. United release a statement about the incident: “We are pleased to report that United and Dr. Dao have reached an amicable resolution of the unfortunate incident that occurred aboard flight 3411. We look forward to implementing the improvements we have announced, which will put our customers at the center of everything we do.” To read more about this story click here.
First National Real Dads Read Day set for June 9, 2017, with a Focus on Children of Color
Atlanta, GA-It wasn’t too long ago that Fathers Incorporated, a leading national nonprofit for the promotion of Responsible Fatherhood, launched its new initiative, Real Dads Read (RDR), in Atlanta, GA. The initial project objective was to create literacy centers in barbershops with the goal of encouraging father-child involvement through reading and improving literacy for young children. Today, with help from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, RDR has established 26 libraries in barbershops around metro Atlanta and 9 in Columbus, GA. In addition, 45 barbershops and partners engaged in a citywide book drive, collecting 2,245 books, which included a large donation from the Atlanta Chapter of Omega Psi Phi. Continue reading
Even though it was just last year that Young M.A dropped her top charting single “OOOUUU;” it still seems like a long wait for her to drop a project. Now that wait is over. Originally scheduled to drop in March, she has finally released her new EP called “Herstory.” The seven track EP includes the song “OOOUUU” and also a song that features Monica. Listen to “Herstory” below.