Posts Tagged: George Floyd

Bebe Winans

BeBe Winans Releases ‘Black Lives Matter Song’

Gospel singer BeBe Winans has dropped a music video for Black Lives Matter. Winans told Good Morning America, After witnessing the horrific tragedies of Freddie Gray, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd and so many other countless lives being cut short, I started to think about the ways I could lend my voice to this… Read more »

George Floyd Foundation Trademark in the Works

George Floyd’s brother, Philonise has filed to trademark Floyd’s name for a nonprofit organization.  The George Floyd Foundation will allow downloadable material for mobile phones that will educate on police reform and will feature documentaries, audio and video files as well as DVDs about George. If Philonise is awarded the trademark he’ll be able to… Read more »

Tyler Perry Speaks From the Heart About Racial Justice

Tyler Perry is featured on the cover of this month’s PEOPLE magazine. He was asked to write an essay for the publication that centers around hope and his vision for America’s future, Perry initially said no to the offer but changed his mind. “My reluctance wasn’t because I didn’t think it was important, and certainly… Read more »

DEPRESSION AT AN ALL TIME HIGH AMONG AFRICAN –AMERICANS

Following the death of George Floyd, a survey has found that depression among African-Americans has risen. This survey shows that the signs of anxiety or depressive disorders jumped from 36 percent to 41 percent after the recent video of Floyd’s death became public. Making that more than 1 million more African American people suffering with… Read more »

Survey: Depression on the Rise Among African-Americans

After Floyd Death A federal government survey has found that depression among African-Americans has risen after the death of George Floyd.  According to The Washington Post, “The rate of Black Americans showing clinically significant signs of anxiety or depressive disorders jumped from 36 percent to 41 percent in the week after the video of Floyd’s… Read more »