Here are the Black Nominees for the 2018 Academy Awards

Here are the Black Nominees for the 2018 Academy Awards

by Teddy Grant   Mar 04, 2018

We’ve come a long way since the #OscarsSoWhite controversy of 2015 and 2016 when there were no Black nominees in any of the major acting categories.... Read More

Don’t Read the Comments!

Don’t Read the Comments!

by Sharisse Tracey   Jan 26, 2015

Being the eight-and-a half year-old older sister of a seven-year-old autistic brother is not an easy gig. So when I heard on Seattle’s KUBE 93.3... Read More

Rebecca Walker Talks Love Stories
[INTERVIEW]

Rebecca Walker Talks Love Stories
[INTERVIEW]

by Kristin Braswell   Dec 26, 2013

Rebecca Walker's Ade spans across oceans and deserts to reveal a tale of love and loss, but, it is Walker's sensual wordplay and personal... Read More

Remembering Chinua Achebe

Remembering Chinua Achebe

by Jo Nubian   Mar 25, 2013

How does one begin to pay tribute to Chinua Achebe—author, educator, critic and battler of colonialism’s sticky, shameful, single-story residue?  It is an insoluble... Read More

New Book:
Rebecca Walker’s “Black Cool”

New Book:
Rebecca Walker's "Black Cool"

by Rebecca Walker   Feb 07, 2012

We all enter the portal of Black cool in our own way. You remember the first time you saw it, felt it, knew it,... Read More