BY R. ERIC THOMAS Hello, come in, sit down. United States Congresswoman Maxine Waters of California will read you now. Honey, Maxine Waters is not the one. You may have been told that she is the one but you were lied...
www.atlantablackstar.com By: Tanasia Kenney Ahead of Friday’s inauguration, a newly released Gallup poll showed that 55 percent of Americans view President-elect Donald Trump unfavorably, making him the only president-elect out of the past three to have his unfavorable rating outweigh his favorable...
www.latimes.com It’s good to be home.  My fellow Americans, Michelle and I have been so touched by all the well-wishes we’ve received over the past few weeks.  But tonight it’s my turn to say thanks.  Whether we’ve seen eye-to-eye or...
By: ROGENE JACQUETTE He called NATO obsolete. He said Germany’s acceptance of refugees is “utterly catastrophic.” The decades-old One China policy embraced by the United States? That’s up for discussion. Just days before Donald J. Trump’s inauguration, world leaders on three...
By: Matthew Jacobs Entertainment Reporter, The Huffington Post Having expanded to theaters nationwide at the start of the month, “Hidden Figures” is the perfect antidote to the doldrums of January moviegoing. It’s breezy but powerful, and its PG rating invites...
www.theroot.com President-elect Donald Trump will reportedly mark the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday by meeting with the namesake son of America’s most brilliant civil rights icon.  As per usual, the meeting is to take place at New York City’s Trump Tower...
www.theroot.com By: Angela Helm@anjiihelm Bishop Eddie Long, the embattled pastor of Georgia megachurch, New Birth Missionary Baptist, has died from an “aggressive form of cancer” according to the church. He was 63 years old. New Birth issued a statement to the Atlanta Journal...

1963 Revisited!

BY: Pastor Anthony Scott First Baptist Church North Tulsa In June 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote his book entitled, Why We Can’t Wait, in which he chronicled the momentum turning events that occurred during the Civil Rights Movement and...
 www.theguardian.com Bryan Armen Graham in New York @bryanagraham   Ice Cube can think of at least one good reason why people will pay to watch retired NBA stars play 3-on-3 basketball. “Summer’s boring as shit,” the rapper and film actor, born O’Shea Jackson, said...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer   The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has sent 14 African-American astronauts into space over the decades, however, Dr. Jeanette Epps will make spaceflight history in May 2018 when she will become the first African-American to board...