Black History Mint

Royal Canadian Mint dedicates its first Black History Month coin to Viola Desmond In celebration of Black History Month, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to announce that its very first Black History Month coin pays tribute to Canadian civil rights pioneer, Viola Desmond.  In 1946 Ms. Desmond was arrested and later tried after refusing […]

H&M + Environment

H&M and the Environmental Media Association kick off fashion month with a partnership to help close the loop H&M USA and the Environmental Media Association (EMA) are teaming up to bring awareness on the important topic of circularity in fashion. Kicking off their partnership the EMA has called on some of their celebrity friends, including Malin Akerman, Constance Zimmer, Emmanuelle […]

Korean Culture in Cali

S. Korea To Fund Education Program in Irvine In a global initiative to promote Korean language and culture overseas, the Korean American Center has been selected by S. Korea to establish the Irvine King Sejong Institute. Under S. Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism, King Sejong Institute serves adult Korean learners and educators in 57 countries […]

DOWNTIME: WAKANDA

Discover the Real Stories and Superheroes of Africa The Marvel Studios movie “Black Panther” has not only been breaking box office records around the world, but it’s also become a bona fide cultural phenomenon and spurred interest in all things African. Moviegoers have been queuing for miles to see the film, which tells the story of […]