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French Montana explains why he chose to post bail for an unnamed woman in the BronxThe rapper continues his quest to give back.REVOLT TVAlicia Keys, Erykah Badu and Maxwell among those set to appear at Kavanaugh protest in D.C.Celebrities are uniting to make a powerful political statement.KC OrcuttMeek Mill talks social justice and activism, receives ‘Billboard’ Impact AwardThe rapper explains how his social advocacy has evolved in tandem with his celebrity status.KC OrcuttEric Reid, who knelt alongside Colin Kaepernick in solidarity, lands new NFL gigThe Pro Bowl safety has signed with the Carolina Panthers.KC OrcuttNOW PLAYING'R News' | In The News: University of Maryland's new "White Awake" campus support groupHosts Rodney Rikai and Bri Harmon discuss the controversial organization launched in an effort to help white students become better allies to their minority...Revolt01:43Rihanna pens new op-ed calling for worldwide support in the fight for global educationThe singer, entrepreneur and activist is fighting for global access to education.KC OrcuttHow Nike is ensuring they’ll be on the right side of history with new ad campaignThe company is standing firm in their support of Colin Kaepernick.KC OrcuttNOW PLAYING'R News' | Wins & Losses: Meek Mill's mission to reform the prison systemHosts Rodney Rikai and Bri Harmon applaud the Philadelphia rapper for evolving and representing the culture the right way.Revolt01:27Cyntoia Brown granted federal court date, set to challenge her life sentenceThe Nashville woman was jailed at age 16 for killing a man who allegedly solicited her for sex.KC OrcuttBlack men arrested at Philadelphia Starbucks reach $2 settlement, officials pledge $200K to youth programsThe coffee chain will be closing its doors for diversity training later this month.KC OrcuttMeek Mill’s bail request no longer rests in hands of judge with alleged biasThe Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office stands with Meek.KC OrcuttNOW PLAYINGReform Philly | Rev. Al Sharpton, attorney Joe Tacopina, Meek Mill’s mother and community leaders speak out against social injusticeActivists, family members and supporters address the problems plaguing our judicial system.Revolt01:43Philadelphia D.A. says there is a “strong likelihood” Meek Mill’s conviction could be reversedThe MMG rapper could be coming home soon.Shaheem ReidReverend Al Sharpton is “ashamed, embarrassed” by the judge in Meek Mill’s caseSharpton said Judge Genece Brinkley had “Negro amnesia,” while speaking in a town hall with Meek Mill's lawyer and his mother.Shaheem ReidMeek Mill speaks from prison at Philadelphia Town Hall: “God picked me to bring light to Pennsylvania.”  The rapper shares his story while promising to use his platform to help others facing similar injustices.Shaheem ReidT.I. is working to assist staff of Houston's Restaurants with diversity trainingThe Atlanta rapper has lifted his boycott of the eatery to tackle the deeper issue.KC OrcuttMust Watch: Capital Preparatory students share powerful open letter to America calling for changeDear America, class is in session.KC OrcuttMeek Mill has been granted an appeal hearing due to recent developmentsHis lawyers are finally getting somewhere.KC OrcuttMeek Mill’s lawyers file new documents asking for his conviction to be vacatedThis could be the motion that frees the rapper from prison.KC OrcuttNew Black Renaissance | Jamira Burley is answering the call for justice "Getting involved in social justice [is] really about identifying problems that are close to home for you, and then looking at the intersectionalities of how it...Dev T. SmithReport: Meek Mill's case sees new development as reports of police corruption surfaceHis legal team continues to pursue all avenues to fight his sentencing.KC OrcuttMeek Mill’s lawyer Joe Tacopina shares new update, vows to get the rapper’s case droppedNo sleep ’till Meek is freed.KC OrcuttJAY-Z honors Trayvon Martin during annual ‘Peace Walk and Peace Talk’ in MiamiHov referred to the late teen’s legacy as a “beacon of hope.”KC OrcuttMeek Mill’s attorney responds to Judge Genece Brinkley threatening a defamation lawsuitThe rapper’s legal counsel is looking forward to having their day in court.KC Orcutt