Category : New York

Northeast / New York - 6 days ago

Thinker’s Notebook: This is Only A Test

I graduated from Brooklyn Technical High School in 1992. Here is how I got into the school. I attended Concord Elementary School, a parochial school that was housed inside of Concord Baptist Church in Bed-Stuy. I excelled in elementary school, so m...

Northeast / New York - 6 days ago

Alice Marie Johnson Joins Kemba Smith in Clemency

Kemba Smith Alice Marie Johnson will breathe free and will be held in the arms of her family members at long last. The President commuted her life sentence today after speculation that he might do so at the urging of Kim Kardashian West, who visit...

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

Brooklyn Nets Mock Draft

Eddie Castro Sports The Draft Lottery is complete, the order is set and that means it is time for everyone’s mock draft to become a reality. The NBA Draft is just a little over three weeks away and for our beloved Brooklyn Nets. The Nets are comin...

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

BOTTLED: Zora Neale Hurston and “Barracoon”

Barracoon: The Story of the Last “Black Cargo,” Zora Neale Hurston’s account of the last Middle Passage survivor, was published this spring, 87 years after The Harlem Renaissance author completed it in 1931. Barracoon is the story of how over 100...

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

Suicides Of The Famous

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Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

PBP RADIO – EP170 MEMORIAL FIELD

AJ Woodson AJ Woodson is the Editor-In-Chief of Black Westchester and Co-Owner of Urban Soul Media Group, the parent company.AJ is a Father, Author, Writer, Rapper, Radio Personality, Hip-Hop Historian and A Freelance Journalist whose byline has ap...

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

BE Modern Man: Meet Mr. Black Fitness Ilen Bell

BE Modern Man is an integrative program that honors the essence, image, and accomplishments of today’s man of color. With features of today’s leaders, executives, creatives, students, politicians, entrepreneurs, professionals, and agents of change—t...