Ericka Blount Danois

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Why So White, ‘Mad Men’ Finale?

In March 1968, a month before fires crackled loudly with exasperation and windows would be smashed…

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As Cuba’s Doors Slowly Open,What Comes Next?

Gai Spann, travel artist and founder of Spanning the Globe tours, was on her way…

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RIP Marion Barry: ‘Mayor for Life’

“Hello winners!” the trainer announced to the room full of anxious teen participants in Mayor Marion…

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Syleena Johnson Doles Out Diva Lessons [INTERVIEW]

Most millennials will know Syleena Johnson from watching her take charge on TV One’s R&B…

Full Force Get Busy One (More) Time [INTERVIEW]

Full Force—with Bowlegged Lou, Paul Anthony, B-Fine, Curt-T-T, Shy Shy and Baby Gerry have always…

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Will the Final Season of ‘Mad Men’ Get Any Blacker?

In March 1968, a month before fires crackled loudly with exasperation and windows would be…

‘Boardwalk Empire’ Comes to Harlem

“One looks down in secret and sees many things,” Dr. Valentin Narcisse (Jeffrey Wright) deadpans,…

Still ‘Money’: Floyd Mayweather Speaks [EXCLUSIVE]

“Love me or hate me, you’re gonna to watch me,” Floyd Mayweather says into the…

[EXCERPT] ‘Soul Train’s Mighty Ride’

Don Cornelius walks with measured steps onto the set. A commanding presence at 6’5,” he…