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‘The Loneliness of the Black Republican’

Book Review: There still aren’t all that many card-carrying black members of the GOP, and far fewer willing to proudly acknowledge their affiliation.

Book Review: There still aren’t all that many card-carrying black members of the GOP, and far fewer willing to proudly acknowledge their affiliation.

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‘I Love Me Conference’ like a big hug for middle-school girls

‘I Love Me Conference’ like a big hug for middle-school girls

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From drugs to books and beyond

Drug hustler turned book hustler visits The LeMoyne-Owen College.

Drug hustler turned book hustler visits The LeMoyne-Owen College.

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Frank D. Robinson Jr. & Art Therapy

Award-winning artist eyes a legacy of healing.

Award-winning artist eyes a legacy of healing.

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2015 Women of Excellence Call for Nominations

2015 Women of Excellence Call for Nominations Deadline: March 9, 2015

2015 Women of Excellence Call for Nominations Deadline: March 9, 2015

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Local Democrats vow to look forward

Recent past stirs concern by some.

Recent past stirs concern by some.

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Selma-bound Memphians ready to roll

TSD reporter on board to chronicle the trip.

TSD reporter on board to chronicle the trip.

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U.S. finds racist, profit-driven practices in Ferguson

Justice Department clears former officer in death of Michael Brown Jr. while also issuing call for sweeping changes.

Justice Department clears former officer in death of Michael Brown Jr. while also issuing call for sweeping changes.

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Gasol’s last-second shot lifts Memphis over Rockets 102-100

Mike Conley: "It was huge for us mentally because we hadn't been playing to our level of expectations."

Mike Conley: "It was huge for us mentally because we hadn't been playing to our level of expectations."

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Wrong about Sherra Wright?

TSD exclusive: NBA star Lorenzen Wright’s ex-wife, Part 2.

TSD exclusive: NBA star Lorenzen Wright’s ex-wife, Part 2.

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Grizz lose to Utah on ‘a tough night for us’

Shorthanded and outgunned, Grizzlies muster only 82 points against the Jazz.

Shorthanded and outgunned, Grizzlies muster only 82 points against the Jazz.

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority’s South Eastern Region headed to Memphis

Annual regional meeting convenes March 12-15 at the Cook Convention Center.

Annual regional meeting convenes March 12-15 at the Cook Convention Center.

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Beer, wine and spirits make good business ‘cents’

On Our Way to Wealthy: Selling liquor can be profitable if the rules of this heavily regulated industry are followed.

On Our Way to Wealthy: Selling liquor can be profitable if the rules of this heavily regulated industry are followed.

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In Ferguson, scathing US report brings pressure for change

Racial biases rooted in the police department, court system and jail, Justice Department says.

Racial biases rooted in the police department, court system and jail, Justice Department says.

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Computer-related jobs 3 of Top 10 desired careers for urban African American & Hispanic teens

Survey probes how low- to middle-income urban African American and Hispanic teens regard IT jobs, college and future careers.

Survey probes how low- to middle-income urban African American and Hispanic teens regard IT jobs, college and future careers.

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Tax season never ends for the self-employed

MONEY MATTERS: Making accurate quarterly tax payments on schedule can help avoid interest penalties for underpayment and keep you from falling behind with the IRS.

MONEY MATTERS: Making accurate quarterly tax payments on schedule can help avoid interest penalties for underpayment and keep you from falling behind with the IRS.

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Let’s march from Shelby County (Ala.) to D.C.

After commemorating the Selma-to-Montgomery March the goal must be getting Congress to protect the integrity of voting in the U.S.

After commemorating the Selma-to-Montgomery March the goal must be getting Congress to protect the integrity of voting in the U.S.

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African Americans still underrepresented at all levels of politics

New report: “50 Years of The Voting Rights Act: The State of Race in Politics.”

New report: “50 Years of The Voting Rights Act: The State of Race in Politics.”

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Black Enterprise’s 50 Most Powerful Women In Corporate America

The executives will be honored during the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit.

The executives will be honored during the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit.

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Tennessee Black Caucus renews call for apology from state GOP lawmaker

Letter sent to GOP Caucus chairman asking him to take action against Rep. Sheila Butt of Columbia.

Letter sent to GOP Caucus chairman asking him to take action against Rep. Sheila Butt of Columbia.

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