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BY: NISHA THOMAS Jody Watley is an African American singer, songwriter, record producer and trendsetting pioneer in music, along with her flawlessly done videos and fashion styles. Her music has crossed many genres from pop,...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Claressa Shields is a famous female African American boxer. She is mostly known as the person who’d won the gold in Women’s Middleweight Boxing back in 2012 during the Summer Olympics. And...

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The Sylvers: A Family Full of Talent

November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

BY: NISHA THOMAS The Sylvers were an African American singing family and vocal group from Los Angeles, California. They were almost just as good as the Jackson 5, with some of their major hits being...

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Minnie Riperton’s Daughter Maya Rudolph Speaks

November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

BY: NISHA THOMAS Maya Rudolph is an actress that is best known for some of her comedic work on ‘Saturday Night Live,’ acting in many popular films and, like her mother, showing off her beautiful singing voice....

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BY: NISHA THOMAS “Who will do what on the basis of what is right?” Sometimes it is hard to answer the question of why race is a major issue in this country, without admitting that...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS The Omaha race riots that took place on September 28th-29th of 1919 were that riots that resulted in the brutal lynching of Will Brown, an African American worker; the death of two...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS African Americans can never express our history without speaking of a time or two when lynching’s took place. The history of the noose is one that is displeasing to the eye, as...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Lynching first began back in 1882 and within 100 years there have been nearly4,200 lynchings recorded. A record breaking number of about 73% of blacks have been lynched, along with 27% of...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Beyoncé is called the queen for a reason. She takes her job very seriously and does a flawless job at executing every plan. Check out this video and tell us what you...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Destiny’s Child was one of my favorite girl groups as a kid and to see these ladies on stage was always like a dream come true. However, watching this video let me...

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