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"42" The Jackie Robinson Story

Starring: Chadwick Boseman (Jackie Robinson) and Nichole Beharie (Rachel Isum)

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WASHINGTON DC READER’S WORK SPACE

From the Desk of Christine Wright, Chicago, ILL
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ATLANTA READER’S WORK SPACE

From the Desk of Christine Wright, Chicago, ILL
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22 09, 2015

The Evolution of Morris Chestnut

September 22, 2015|

From the Gridiron to the Silver Screen

by Kristian Fenner

morris_bluesuitstandingMorris Chestnut is living proof that when your Plan A doesn’t pan out, Plan B might not be so bad. When a career in sports didn’t end up paying his way through college, Morris looked elsewhere for his next field to play in. For him, acting became a natural next step. It’s been nearly 25 years since we were […]

22 09, 2015

Legends of the Fall: Iconic Fall Looks

September 22, 2015|

Dress Code/Legendary Style

An essential, a staple, and must-haves.

These are the timeless pieces that make up every well-dressed wardrobe.

Popularized by rebels, rock stars, actors, athletes and politicians. No longer reserved for the counterculture and trendsetters, these pieces now sit proudly, without association, in the wardrobes of the most stylish individuals across the world.

denim2Anyone can make a pair of blue jeans, but Levi Strauss & Co. is the only […]

22 09, 2015

Tanzania

September 22, 2015|

Mwiba Africa’s Luxury Resort

East Africa’s most significant new safari lodge, Mwiba, brings a more luxe appeal to the southern Serengeti, the prime place to watch the Great Migration.

tanzania-travel-openThe last time I went to Tanzania, I stayed at Singita Grumeti, a 350,000-acre hunting block leased by American hedge-funder Paul Tudor Jones, now turned over to luxury photographic safaris. From a small Cessna plane, I could […]

22 09, 2015

Embrace Greatness

September 22, 2015|

Keke Palmer, leading the charge toward impacting and improving lives!

Keke_1_smallKeke Palmer is a multi-talented actress, singer, songwriter and talk show host who made her screen debut at the age of 10 in Barbershop 2 before landing a breakout role a couple of years later as the title character in Akeelah and the Bee.

The emerging ingénue has since embarked on an enviable showbiz career in film, […]

22 09, 2015

Maintaining Orgasm: Don’t Stop

September 22, 2015|

The Importance Of Maintaining Unity In The African American Community

Now that I’ve gotten your attention, you can get your mind out of the gutter. No, this isn’t an article on how to extend an orgasm in bed, but how to maintain an orgasm of unification in the African-American community. With the many attacks on men, women and children, young and old, in the African-American community, now more than ever is the time to […]

22 09, 2015

Public Policy:

September 22, 2015|

President & Chief Executive Officer Of The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, A Shuanise Washington, Shares A VISION OF A GLOBAL BLACK COMMUNITY

publicpolicy_openingimage_smallIn light of recent tragedies, it seems as though the plight of our countrymen, particularly African-Americans, is hopeless. Mass shootings, rampant police brutalities and murders, rioting in the streets and other signs of mayhem and despair seem to be the focus of every major […]