A localized news network chronicling the African American experience in 60 cities

BLCK News is a non-commercial news service with the mission to provide a media voice to the thinkers, writers and citizens chronicling the African American condition at the national and city levels. Its purpose is to sustain the reporting of local news in the African American community.

Curated contributors to BLCK News

  • Influential national writers
  • African American newspapers
  • Local journalists and bloggers writing about the African America experience
  • Civic and community groups serving African American neighborhoods
  • Civil liberties and human rights organizations
  • Nonprofits solving income inequality and homelessness
  • Political and election reform groups
  • Women’s support organizations
  • Economic development agencies
  • African American artists
  • African American owned business

Our curation methodology