Sheila Johnson Teams Up With Huffington Post

Huffpost GlobalBlack will focus on African-American news and opinion.

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BET co-founder Sheila Johnson has teamed up with Arianna Huffington to launch Huffpost GlobalBlack -- a section of the Huffington Post geared toward an African-American audience.

According to today's press release, the site, which is set to launch in March, "will focus on current events and cultural trends from a black perspective from across the globe -- from politics and economics to music and sports -- and will feature content ranging from dynamic storytelling to investigative reporting." Best of luck to Johnson and Huffington -- may their new venture become the second-best black website.

Read more at the Wrap.

Lauren is a former Deputy Editor of The Root.

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