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soul-train-line-image-08BET Network has officially acquired Soul Train from InterMedia Partners and the Yucaipa Companies.

The acquisition serves to foster a stronger coherence between two brands of great significance in the African-American community, and to deepen BET network’s involvement in all types of urban media.

 

Denise hornDemocratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has a new addition to her campaign team; one that will certainly score points for her with the black community. According to Buzz Feed, former Facebook employee Denise Horn is now Clinton’s Director of Black media.

Horn, a Howard University graduate, is no stranger to politics. She worked on President Obama’s reelection campaign in 2012, and is presently an assistant press secretary at the Department of Education.  Her responsibilities as secretary of that department includes managing correspondences and media outreach to historically black higher education institutions.