Posts made in June, 2024

Major League Soccer Teams Up With Adidas & Black Players For Change To Commemorate Juneteenth With Exclusive Merch

Posted by on Jun 19, 2024 in News | 0 comments

Source: MLS Major League Soccer (MLS) teamed up with Adidas and Black Players for Change (BPC)–an independent organization of Black MLS players, coaches, and staff working to bridge the racial equality gap in soccer and society–to commemorate Juneteenth by amplifying the voices of the Black community within and beyond sports. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Vancouver Whitecaps FC (@whitecapsfc) Together, they introduced a special edition pre-match “I AM #19” shirt (designed by Adidas Licensed Sports Graphics Manager Todd Stansbury) that acknowledges the significance...

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For Us, Now Buy Us: BOSSIP’s Best In Black-Owned 2024

Posted by on Jun 19, 2024 in News | 0 comments

Once again, our TRUE Independence Day is here, let us rejoice and support Black businesses. Source: tgin To mark the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery is officially here, so it’s time for BOSSIP’s annual Best In Black-Owned gift guide. Juneteenth, observed annually on June 19 and declared a federal holiday by President Biden in 2021, is a time when we celebrate the slaves of Galveston, Texas finally learning of their freedom two years after the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation. It’s also a time when we can commemorate being Black by...

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Enjoy Freedom Day In Proper Fashion With BOSSIP’S 2024 Juneteenth Cocktail Guide

Posted by on Jun 19, 2024 in News | 0 comments

Juneteenth – Source: Alena Frolova / Getty Enjoy Juneteenth with hand curated cocktails courtesy of our easy-to-follow 2024 Juneteenth Cocktail guide from BOSSIP. On June 17, 2021, Juneteenth become a federal holiday in the United States. Most people reading this will have the day off and we urge you to celebrate Juneteenth in some fashion. The holiday commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. The holiday also has several other names including Emancipation Day, Freedom Day, and Juneteenth Independence Day. To help you celebrate we’ve gathered a nice selection of...

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Mogul Mal Makes His Mark With ‘Black In AmeriKKKa’ Music Video Highlighting The Joy & Pain Of Our Culture [Exclusive]

Posted by on Jun 19, 2024 in News | 0 comments

In #BOSSIPSounds Juneteenth edition news… Source: Simply Zee Imagery A respected hip-hop artist/songwriter, music/content producer, podcaster, and community activist has released a video highlighting the highs and lows of our people. Mogul Mal invites listeners to take a sincere look at what it means to be “Black In AmeriKKKa”, especially on today’s Juneteenth holiday. Source: Black In AmeriKKKa The lyricist who originally hails from Oklahoma, the home of Black Wall Street, is premiering the video for his insightful track that parallels Black joy with the hardships we...

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Euphoria: Everything You Need To Know About Kendrick Lamar’s ‘The Pop Out: Ken & Friends’ Juneteenth Concert

Posted by on Jun 18, 2024 in News | 0 comments

Kendrick Lamar – Source: Taylor Hill / Getty Here’s everything you need to know about Kendrick Lamar’s Juneteenth celebration “The Pop Out: Ken & Friends.” Kendrick Lamar placed a call to action in his hit diss record “Not Like Us” saying that Compton is outside and the West Coast didn’t hesitate to get active and remind everyone about their energy. Now Kendrick’s victory lap will continue with his “The Pop Out: Ken & Friends” Juneteenth concert. As previously reported, the Pop Out will take place on June 19...

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