Posts Tagged: race

Drake, Lamar & Childish Gambino Turned Down Grammys

The two artists who have the most Grammy nominations this year said “no” to performing during Sunday’s show.  Show producer, Ken Ehrlich, told the New York Times he offered rappers Kendrick Lamar, Drake and Childish Gambino possible performance slots. Ehrlich told the publication: “The fact of the matter is, we continue to have a problem… Read more »

The Richest African American Talks Police Brutality

(KRNB) – Ranked by Forbes magazine as the richest African American, 61-year old equity firm founder  Robert F. Smith – is worth a cool $4.4-billion, according to Forbes March 2018 edition on which he graces the cover page. But,  just recently Smith added another 3-billion to his wealth chest in a deal with Adobe Systems…. Read more »

Michelle Williams Responds to ‘Meds’ Drama

(KRNB) – After over a week of folks going in on her fiancee’, Michelle Williams is trying to explain and defend her hubby-to-be after he asked is if she “took her meds” during a conversation about race. The couple appeared on an Atlanta radio station to talk about the drama. In short, Michelle said that… Read more »

Alice Walker’s New Book Tackles ‘Trump Effect’ Through Poetry

 (KRNB) – Pulitzer Prize winning author Alice Walker is out with a new book of poems ‘Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart.’  It’s a collection of poems that address issues like police brutality, race and immigration in the age of the  Trump administration. She appeared on  MSNBC’s The Beat With Ari Melber to talk about her book.  In part she says collection… Read more »

Race Route at Komen Dallas Race for the Cure

KOMEN DALLAS RACE 2014 DJs at Komen Dallas Race for the Cure Find Your Pic at Komen Dallas Race for the Cure #1 Find Your Pic at Komen Dallas Race for the Cure #2 Find Your Pic at Komen Dallas Race for the Cure #3 Pick A Purse at Komen Dallas Race for the Cure… Read more »