If you do not have a definitive answer to this question, you might be living on the edge of financial suicide yourself. On the surface, you may view this as an extreme question; however, you will see from some of the numbers below that the question may be more appropriate than you think. The truth is many Americans are killing their opportunity to accumulate wealth without realizing […]
From the Gridiron to the Silver Screen
by Kristian Fenner
Morris 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 […]
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.
Anyone can make a pair of blue jeans, but Levi Strauss & Co. is the only […]
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.
The 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 […]
Keke Palmer, leading the charge toward impacting and improving lives!
Keke 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, […]
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 […]
President & Chief Executive Officer Of The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, A Shuanise Washington, Shares A VISION OF A GLOBAL BLACK COMMUNITY
In 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 […]
Prepare for Tahj Mowry’s A Triple Threat:
Actor, Dancer, and Singer
Quadruple threat Tahj Mowry has the mic now. An already well-established television and film actor, the Los Angeles-based singer, songwriter, and dancer seized every opportunity that he could to write music. Inspired by the likes of Michael Jackson, Prince, and Usher, he’s been following this muse for quite some time – even though his immediate family […]
Elevating R&B to Another Level, It’s Time for Ledisi
By Darralynn Hutson
Nine-time Grammy nominee, R&B songstress Ledisi has become quite busy lately: booking her first spokesperson contract with hair care brand Design Essentials; headlining another sold-out U.S. tour with Leela James and Raheem Devaughn; and most recently booking the headliner’s position at the17th Annual Ford Freedom Awards held at Detroit, Michigan’s, Charles H. Wright Museum of […]
The Real Majorca
A destination where the natural surroundings provide all the luxury required!
An island invented by the British is well-known for its purpose-built resorts and package holidays. Very popular they are too; and if you want all-night partying and lazy days on the beach, then this is the place to come. Majorca (with a hard “j”) is a place invented by foreigners – the British […]