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Youth focus at SCLC Women's Empowerment Luncheon

“Know yourself, find your courage and defy the odds,” luncheon host says.

“Know yourself, find your courage and defy the odds,” luncheon host says.

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Meet the new leader of one of the most popular public schools in Memphis

As the new principal of Maxine Smith STEAM Academy, Andy Demster will oversee an optional school that emphasizes science, technology, engineering, math and the creative arts.

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Maxine Waters: I’ll run for president if millennials want me to

Waters is in her 14th term representing south central LA and has become known for calling for Trump’s impeachment.

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Hella Homecoming:

The evolution of insecure.

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R. Kelly, Usher, Kevin Hart:

I suspected. But what was I supposed to do?

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Don’t join the rush to condemn ‘Game of Thrones’ team behind HBO’s ‘Confederate’

Whiteness does not prevent wokeness.

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Locker Room Talk: What kind of black man will O.J. Simpson be now?

Chris Darden, a prosecutor in the ’95 murder trial, says money and fame got him off again.

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VIDEO: What is Kingian Nonviolent Strategy?

TSD Correspondent Lee Eric Smith chats with SCLC Jonathan "Globe" Lewis about how to effect change.

TSD Correspondent Lee Eric Smith chats with SCLC Jonathan "Globe" Lewis about how to effect change.

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Let the nation know the names of the ’68 sanitation workers!

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AN OPEN LETTER TO THE U.S. SENATE

Denying children essential health care makes no moral or economic sense.

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Go away, O.J. . . .

A diminished Juice brings back all the stains that can’t be scrubbed clean.

A diminished Juice brings back all the stains that can’t be scrubbed clean.

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THE CULTURAL COACH

Honest cultural audits lead to less divisive dialogs.

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Film Review: 'Girls Trip'

BFFs party in New Orleans in raunchy reunion romp.

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Michael Oher cut by Panthers

NFL star and subject of "The Blind Side" failed a physical.

NFL star and subject of "The Blind Side" failed a physical.

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Local Democrats ready to get back after it

Multicultural and multigenerational. That’s how Memphis attorney Carlissa Shaw described the vision for the new Shelby County Democratic Party.

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SCLC eyes entry into the rap game

Hip-hop project among expected highlights at convention.

Hip-hop project among expected highlights at convention.

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MOVING ON UP!

Perfect partners: Tannera Gibson and the law.

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"Have we made progress?" — A follow-up response

Fisher pushes back about recent MABJ panel, progress of movement.

Fisher pushes back about recent MABJ panel, progress of movement.

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#ACCESS901

Steve Lee’s ‘extra boost’ jazz camp.

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The making of a job fair that heals

Apostle Ricky Floyd of the Pursuit of God Transformation Center, whose churches are located in the Frayser and Uptown communities, received a call from Human Resource Manager Fannie Wilkins Person at the Sheraton Hotel Downtown Memphis on July 6. She wanted to know if the Rev. Floyd was willing to host a job fair.

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