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MONARCH TV: Featured Video

"42" The Jackie Robinson Story

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

MONARCH PIC OF THE MONTH

Merry Christmas!

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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13 10, 2016

ALANO MILLER

October 13, 2016|

Alano Miller

Biography

alano_millerAlano Miller has built a dynamic career as a versatile actor who has moved effortlessly form one genre to another, shining in comedy and drama, film, television and theater. He can next be seen in a strong supporting role in Focus Features’ Loving. Co-starring alongside Joel Edgerton, Michael Shannon, Ruth Negga and Nick Kroll the film tells the true story of Richard (Edgerton) […]

26 08, 2016

SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU

August 26, 2016|


Get Lifted Film Co.
Mike Jackson, John Legend & Ty Stiklorius Elevate The Culture with the release of “Southside With You”, the story of President Barack Obama & Michelle Obama’s first date, premiering this Friday August 26, 2016

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

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 […]

16 07, 2015

Future Funk

July 16, 2015|

Prepare for Tahj Mowry’s A Triple Threat:

Actor, Dancer, and Singer

tahj4-00Quadruple 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 […]

1 07, 2015

Boardroom: Queen of R&B

July 1, 2015|

Ledisi

Elevating R&B to Another Level, It’s Time for Ledisi
By Darralynn Hutson

ledisipic1_wpNine-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 […]

1 07, 2015

TRAVEL: Vanglorious Landscape

July 1, 2015|

The Real Majorca

A destination where the natural surroundings provide all the luxury required!

majorca3An 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 […]

1 07, 2015

On-Location Events

July 1, 2015|

American Black Film Festival

Sponsored by Cadillac

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Monarch had the pleasure of being hosted by the ABFF and Cadillac for the nation’s largest gathering of black film and TV enthusiasts, The American Black Film Festival. The ABFF, a four-day event dedicated to showcasing stories by and about people of African descent, was held in New York City this year, generating approximately 19,000 in attendance. We […]

1 07, 2015

Vacation – Dip into Luxury

July 1, 2015|

DIVE IN: 10 of the Coolest Pools on Earth

From river valley to hot spring, public bath to indoor cinema, travel with us as we visit some of the coolest places in the world to take a dip.

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1) Alila Ubud Resort;

Bali, Indonesia
Guests of the Alila Ubud resort gaze out over the Ayung River Valley from their perch in the hotel’s award-winning pool, tucked away […]