Opinion

Gil’s Goodwill: The ‘Book of Black Heroes’ interview

For nearly three decades, writer/author Gil L. Robertson IV has used the written word to enlighten, empower and uplift.

About Emmett Till’s dad

Much has also been written over the years about Emmett Till’s mother, who sought justice for the horrific lynching of her 14-year-old son. But what about Emmett Till’s father? Why has nothing been written about him?

THE CULTURAL COACH

Workplaces need to address hidden biases so all workers can succeed.

Eric Holder may run for the White House in 2020

Holder was a laid-back, mild-mannered attorney general during his tenure with the Obama administration.

BLACK FATHERS: MISSING/MYTH IN ACTION?

With Father’s Day coming up, it’s time to debunk six myths about black dads.

The Black Madonna and the power of symbolic change

On Resurrection Sunday 1967, the Rev. Albert Cleage Jr. unveiled a sanctuary statue that he had erected that would concretize a new constitutional commitment to Afrocentric Christianity in what was formerly known as Central United Church of Christ in Detroit. ...

Running While Black:

Melanin and Movement Does Not a ‘Thug’ Make.

‘What Now?’ I survived the first 18 years of parenting without going crazy

These next few years tho . . . SMH . . .

THE CULTURAL COACH

Leading by example: Sometimes it hurts, but it’s the right thing to do.

Cranking up the volume on moviemaking in Memphis

Author and filmmaker Marie Pizano, founder/CEO of MVP3 Entertainment Group, has zero reservations for the tranquilizing drug of gradualism. She says the time is now for those golden stories of Memphis to come forth.

Congrats, Lifetime made a Michael Jackson TV movie that was not terrible

I thought the Michael Jackson: Searching for Neverland movie was going to be some trash.

ASK ALMA

When you want to hire a professional but your friend wants you to hire her cousin.

#FREERAMAD!

In 2014, a Georgia jury acquitted Ramad Chatman of armed robbery. So why is he still in jail until 2022?

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Noble move: students demand solutions to cultural learning gap.

THE CULTURAL COACH

If it seems like a stupid question, it’s probably not, so . . . ask away!

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