The 2016 presidential race to the White House is heating up day by day and the conventions are definitely sparking some fire debates and discussions on our timelines. The Republican National Convention wrapped up last week, and this week it’s the Democrats time to shine. Just in case you missed it, here are four dynamic speeches given at the 2016 Democratic National Convention from a few dynamic members of the Divine Nine!
Earlier this year, I was blessed to find out that I would be speaking at THE Blogging While Brown Conference in Washington D.C . This two day event was a safe haven of high level blogging information, camaraderie and bonding among the best and brightest brown bloggers in the nation. I had a strong inkling I would find my Greek Life family there. I mean, really, when you think of a group of leaders, NPHC members are not far behind. And my inkling was dead on. Here are a few of the amazing Divine Nine bloggers and leaders I ran into at the conference:
In the past few weeks, America has once again experienced the atrocious aftermath of what happens when tainted race relations, corrupt policing and community discourse goes unsolved. The murder of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and 5 Dallas police officers has reignited our nation’s unresolved racial injustice issues and the backlash has been incredibly disheartening and disturbing. In an attempt to take action and bring our communities together, your favorite Black Greek Influencers have come together to put out a joint statement concerning crooked policing practices, the Black Lives Matter movement, and the role Divine Nine members can play in bridging the gap.