“Madea Goes to Jail”: Spare me the drama


As always, Tyler Perry's central character, Madea, is entertaining, but she can't save a poorly written movie packed with melodrama
By admin | February 20, 2009

Holder echos Davidson College speech

Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. and Ohio State professor Adrienne Dixson deliver similar messages, but in different venues
By admin | February 19, 2009

Three Golden Bulls

Three Johnson C. Smith players are named to the CIAA All-Conference team. They are (l-r) forward James Dillard, forward Jerry Hollis and guard Ryan Scott
By admin | February 19, 2009

I’ve learned to love my natural hair


Caring for natural hair isn't easy. Fortunately, I've found some products that work
By admin | February 19, 2009

Tough times for black real estate agents

High unemployment and the nation's foreclosure crisis mean fewer homes are being bought and sold in African American communities. Black agents are taking the brunt
By admin | February 19, 2009

Talk about taboo!

Students at two historically black schools open up about skin tone and openly gay men on campus
By admin | February 18, 2009

Kary Bowser Jr. is Qcitymetro’s new movie reviewer


If you listen to the Matt and Ramona Show (107.9, The Link), you know him as Doc, the co-producer. Now read his movie reviews here
By admin | February 18, 2009

Our health is in our own hands


African Americans suffer disproportionately from obesity, heart disease and other health-related issues. We as a community can improve on that

By admin | February 18, 2009

New York Post cartoon called racist

Was the artist comparing President Barack Obama to a rabid chimpanzee? Or, are critics seeing things that simply aren't there?
By admin | February 18, 2009

Gayle King: ‘My heart just aches for Rihanna’

US Magazine spoke with a host of celebrities about what can only be called the Chris Brown-Rihanna incident. See what some are saying
By admin | February 17, 2009