[06.17.16] PushBlack Now

1. Oprah Declares #ImWithHer. [via Huffington Post]

Oprah Winfrey is endorsing Hillary Clinton, calling her run for President as “a seminal moment for women.” As we’ve seen over the years, Oprah’s opinion goes a long way, especially when it comes to selecting a POTUS. 

Read here: http://huff.to/266GpiN

2. Johnson Publishing Sells Ebony and Jet Magazines After 71 Years of Ownership. [via Blavity]

After 71 years of ownership, these two iconic magazines have been sold to the Texas-based Black-owned private equity firm, Clear View Group. Ebony and Jet Magazines have been a staple to the Black community, and we are glad that they will continue to be Black-owned.

Read here: http://bit.ly/1YvqvMt

3. Black Trans Woman Found Dead in New Orleans. [via Autostraddle]

20-year-old Black trans woman Goddess Diamond has been found murdered in New Orleans, making her the 14th known trans person killed in the United States this year. #SayHerName

Read here: http://bit.ly/1UCaD5h