Beverly Bond is the creator of Black Girls Rock, Inc which recognizes the success of black women while empowering and uplifting them. This had led to the annual Black Girls Rock Awards which shines a light on the achievements of women of colour who contributions often are not recognized in mainstream media.
Melinda Anderson is a contributing writer for The Atlantic. She discusses social justice especially in education and her Twitter is dedicated to discussing racial injustice and issues.
Angela Rye is a political commentator for CNN as well as being an advocate for the Black Lives Matter movement. She has created her own nonprofit youth empowerment group, IMPACT which guides youth through political involvement and civic engagement.
Zellie Imani is a social activist who brings attention to national movements for black freedom and justice. As well as being an activist Zellie is a teacher who is geared towards the empowerment of elementary school children. Zellie is also the curator of the website black-culture.com
Bree Newsome is known for her stunt of climbing to the top of the flagpole flying the Confederate flag in front of the South Carolina state capitol and bringing it down. She is a longtime activist, writer and filmmaker who discusses the opression black people face.