The lifestyle advice of entrepreneur-producer Russell Simmons will no longer be available in upcoming editions of Oprah Winfrey’s book, “The Wisdom of Sundays.” Winfrey’s publisher has pressed the delete button following the recent sexual assault allegations against Simmons, including rape. [read more…]
Perhaps the time is finally ripe to seek justice for those who have been sexually harassed. But there’s something troubling, at least to me, about those who wait until seemingly opportune times to publicly lodge their complaints. [read more…]
RushCard founder and business mogul Russell Simmons and Green Dot Corporation President Steven Streit explained the intricacies of their new partnership in an exclusive interview with NNPA News Wire. [read more…]
By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA News Wire Contributing Writer) Russell Simmons is just starting to regain a little normalcy in his life. He’s back at yoga and the hip-hop and business mogul is even able [read more…]
By Roz Edward Special to the NNPA News Wire from the Michigan Chronicle When business mogul and founder of the RushCard, Russell Simmons, arrived in Flint early Monday morning to deliver cases of bottled water [read more…]
The unsolved murder of rap legend Jam Master Jay on Oct. 30, 2012, still sticks with Def Jam Records and Run-DMC founder Russell Simmons. But the business mogul and social activist said he’s more concerned about the Black Lives Matter Movement and young African-Americans who aren’t celebrities who are being killed every day.
By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Contributing Writer Russell Simmons hasn’t slept much since news broke in mid-October that users of his RushCard couldn’t access their own money and were locked out of their accounts, due [read more…]
Elizabeth Wagmeister, VARIETY (Variety) — Russell Simmons has inked an overall first-look production and development deal with HBO, the premium cabler announced Thursday. Under the pact with Simmons’ new-media company All Def Digital, he and [read more…]