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Denzel Does Vigilante in Adaptation of Eighties TV Series

The Equalizer Film Review by Kam Williams On the surface, Robert McCall (Denzel Washington) is a perfectly-pleasant, hail fellow well met. By day, the affable widower is employed as a sales associate...

Eye-Opening Expose’ Explores America’s Addiction to Oil

Pump Film Review by Kam Williams Why is the price of gasoline in the Untied States so artificially high? Much of the explanation lies in a corporate conspiracy to deny us access to alternative fuel...

Raunchy Revenge Comedy Released on DVD

Neighbors DVD Review by Kam Williams When Kelly (Rose Byrne) and Mac Radner (Seth Rogen) decided to settle down in suburbia, they reasonably expected to raise their newborn in a quiet community. But...

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Announced President Barack Obama as the keynote speaker for the 44th Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) Phoenix Awards Dinner

WASHINGTON — The 44th Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) Phoenix Awards Dinner will take place, 6 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC....

Screen Adaptation of Cat-and-Mouse Murder Mystery Arrives on DVD

The Calling DVD Review by Kam Williams Hazel Micallef (Susan Sarandon) was thinking about retiring from the Port Dundas police force because of the herniated disc which left her addicted to both...

Avoiding the Freshman 15 Can Have Long-Term Health Benefits

By Dr. Michele C. Reed Recently, thousands of African-American students started college for the first time and lots of big changes are headed their way. Life away from home includes a whole host of...

Soul Music Retrospective Revisits Memphis Roots of the Rhythm and Blues Sound

Take Me to the River Film Review by Kam Williams A lot of great soul music came out of Memphis in the Sixties and early Seventies. Stax Records launched the careers of acts like Otis Redding, Isaac...

Kam’s Kapsules: For movies opening September 26, 2014

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun By Kam Williams BIG BUDGET FILMS The Boxtrolls (PG for action, peril and mild crude humor) Animated fantasy revolving around an orphan (Isaac...

AFRICAN AMERICAN BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS “STOP THE SILENCE®”!

Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) — Sisters Network Atlanta Southern Region Chapter, a non-profit organization for African American women breast cancer survivors, will host its’ Gift for Life...

Jonathan A. Mason Sr., International President Of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. To Lead Harlem’s Historic African American Day Parade

President Mason joins a stellar group of international leaders to serve as Grand Marshall for one of the country’s longest running parades and festival. This year’s event is celebrating...