Billy Strawter

Billy Strawter Jr is the Founder of MILO - a black-owned advertising agency, a partner in Busted Bra Shop with 5 locations in Detroit, Rochester, and Chicago, and owner of BLAC Inc. - a multimedia company that publishes BLAC Magazine with local city websites in Atlanta, Chicago, Memphis, and Detroit.

Detroit Excursion Futbol Club: Changing the Face of Soccer

About two decades ago, The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports gave the MLS an “F” for gender representation in its 2003 Racial and Gender report card. Women...

Becoming Coco the Comedian

During the nearly three years of isolation, laughter helped the world navigate the pandemic. It kept people’s sanity intact. As growing evidence on solitary confinement teaches us, humans cannot...

BLAC Fridays Best of the Rest: March Madness

March Madness has kicked off with all the pressure and excitement that the “rise and fly” “do or die” nature of the college basketball tournament brings. There have already...

How Ex-NFL Player Lional “JellyRoll” Dalton is Giving Kidney Disease Patients a Chance at Survival

Kidney-related complications has been one of the leading causes of death in the United States since 2020, according to data from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). For...

Representation Matters: How Pronghorn is moving far and fast to provide better opportunity

We all love our black-owned spirits. Here at BLAC, we support black-owned liquor by concocting our favorite cocktails on BLAC Happy Hour. So when we heard about a partnership that aims...

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