In a city that's known for it's championship professional sports teams and growing economy, it's surprising that Dallas has the highest child poverty rate in the country among cities with more than 1 million people. Approximately, 3,000 kids our city are currently effected by homelessness. So, this autumn The Urban Advocate is launching a new initiative to help provide basic essential items to children effected by homelessness in the Dallas area.
On Friday, Ice Cube's the BIG 3 brought in the league's biggest crowd in the to date, as 16,402 fans packed out the American Airlines Center in Dallas.
Unless you've been under a rock the last couple of years, then by now you should have heard about the Big 3 Basketball League. It's the professional basketball league where former NBA players who are past their prime but still are in playing condition get to prove to the world they still got game!
If you know anything about the man writing this article, you know one thing...I am a R&B fan! When I'm riding down the highway watching the sitting light flash before my eyes, the soundtrack for the expedition is usually a playlist full of slow jams. Whether I'm lounging around the house or getting dressed to hit the streets, I'd prefer to catch the mellow vibes of some 90s R&B than turn up to some trap music. With that being said, I thought it was only right that I put together a Top 5 List of my favorite R&B groups. To all you millennials looking to discover some good R&B, start with these groups and go from there!
Recently, a new channel by the name of FAWOC launched across ROKU streaming platforms. FAWOC (For All Women of Color) is a dynamic platform that broadcasts content created by, starring or impacting all women of color.
Remon is a multi-media personality. He is the founder of The Urban Advocate, co-host of The Vincent Tucker Radio Show and videographer.