About Us

About Us

Established in 1999 by Brown Publishing Company [now BPC Media] blackvoicenews.com is the oldest African-American online news publication on the west coast.

Originally launched as the online version of the California-based advocacy newspaper Black Voice News, the redesigned website was unveiled in 2015 as a platform for creative and concise content that informs + inspires.

Our Mission

To provide a platform for voices of concise and creative content that informs and inspires.

Our Team

Rickerby Hinds

Editor at Large

Andre Loftis Jr.

Content Strategist

Lauren Victoria Burke

Contributor

Suzie Morris

General Manager & Controller

Elon Gunning

Contributor (Multimedia)

Dr. Judy White

Contributor (Education)

Sebastian Ridley-Thomas

Contributor (Politics)

Margaret Fortune

Contributor (Education)

Kenneth Morris

Contributor (Social Justice)

Louis Stewart

Contributor (Innovation & Entrepreneurship)

Timothy Simon

Contributor (Energy, Telecom & Politics)

The WURF Estates

Content Partner

Langley Jacobs

Contributor

Nikkolas Smith

Illustrator

Dwight Brown

Film Critic

Dr. Julianne Malveaux

Contributor

Leland Stein III

Sports Contributor

Content Sponsors

Kaiser Health News

Content Sponsor

California Healthline

California Healthline

Content Sponsor

Southern Poverty Law Center

Content Sponsor

United Domestic Workers of America

Content Sponsor