Makkada B. Selah

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“I Can’t Breathe”Protestors March on Staten Island for Eric Garner

The National Action Network and NAACP’s  “We Will Not Go Back” march in support of…

Director Shola Lynch Talks ‘Runner’

Documentary filmmaker Shola Lynch is breaking away from the pack. Around this time last year,…

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON: Benjamin Crump Speaks [EXCLUSIVE]

After 16 1/2 hours of deliberation, the mostly-if-not-all White and all-female jury in the State…

[EXCLUSIVE] K. Foxx Speaks on HOT-97 Exit

With the Manhattan skyline as her backdrop, K. Foxx stands on the Thomas Balsley-designed rooftop…

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON: Attorney Daryl Parks Speaks

The trial of George Zimmerman has finally begun in a Florida courtroom, where attorneys have…

[ENOUGH] Professor Raises Sons, Awareness

Author and Chicago State University Associate Professor Quraysh Ali Lansana is raising four sons in…

Stevie Wonder Leads the Way to World Peace

“Last night at rehearsal we decided to do this song, so this is my first…

A Case for Kwanzaa

There’s a lot of “Kwanzaa sucks” stuff floating around this time of year. I’ve heard…

Get Ready for Black Girls Rock!

Some pronounced it like a mantra, others as a natural fact. Sometimes it was used…

[REVIEW]Politics Aside, ‘Won’t Back Down’ Shines

Viola Davis’ new film Won’t Back Down opened this past weekend to what has been…

Documentary Revisits Angela Davis’ Fight for Freedom

Free Angela and All Political Prisoners, a new film by Shola Lynch, in which Angela…