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NEW BLOG SEEKS WRITING FROM YOUNG READERS

Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — Sandra Belton, author of the popular Ernestine and Amanda series about two African-American girls growing up in the 50′s and 60′s, wants to hear what...

AFRICA’S REPUBLIC OF GUINEA, CONAKRY’S FIRST LADY VISITS ATLANTA ON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS RELATIONS TRIP

S. Benjamin Enterprises Spearheads Tours of Governor’s Office, CDC, MedShare International   Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) – Madame Djéné Condé, the First Lady of the Republic of Guinea,...

PUBLISHED AUTHOR AT 18 YEARS OLD

Washington, DC (BlackNews.com) — Amber Turner Darby grew up in Prince George’s County, MD and has overcome some learning challenges that she had prior to elementary school up until the 8th...

WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF YOU SPENT YEARS GOING TO DOCTORS BUT YOU KEPT GETTING WORSE?

Would you search for someone who could get you the correct diagnosis or give up? Nationwide (BlackNews.com) – Misdiagnosed: The Search for Dr. House, a memoir, is the tale of a Nika Beamon’s...

Why Black Models Matter?

By Jeremy Bamidele The Council of Fashion Designers of America, issued a statement declaring, “the most powerful message is one of diversity.”  Yet, year after year the amount of black models...

THE MERGE SUMMIT RETURNS FOR A POWER PACKED SIXTH YEAR AUGUST 21-23

The weekend long program features top entertainers and industry executives including: Meagan Good, DeVon Franklin, Common, Michelle Williams, Sherri Shepherd, Terrence Jenkins, Pastor Paula White,...

The NFL and Domestic Violence

By Jeremy Bamidele According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1.3 million women are victims of physical assault by an intimate partner each year.  Nearly one third of female...

Chadwick Channels James Brown in Nostalgic Jukebox Musical

Get on Up Film Review by Kam Williams Just last year, Chadwick Boseman successfully channeled the spirit of Jackie Robinson in 42, a powerful biopic about the Hall of Fame great who made history when...

Tornado Wreaks Havoc on Tiny Oklahoma Town in Thrill-a-Minute Disaster Flick

Into the Storm Film Review by Kam Williams The skies are deceptively serene over Silverton, Oklahoma, offering no reminder of the fact that four people recently perished in a deadly tornado that...

Marlon Wayans Shock Horror Spoof Arrives on DVD

A Haunted House 2 DVD Review by Kam Williams A Haunted House, an irreverent spoof of Paranormal Activity, co-starred Marlon Wayans and Essence Atkins as Malcolm and Kisha, a couple whose home was...