Category : Louisiana

Southeast / Louisiana - 1 week ago

Black Publishers Challenge Fake News

By Lauren Poteat As Donald Trump’s persistent “fake news” rhetoric continues to fester in the media, Black publishers across the nation, recently took charge of the conversation, giving way to a special forum entitled “Black Press vs. Fake News...

Southeast / Louisiana - 1 week ago

Top Celebrity Looks from Essence Fest 2018

By Delaney George Essence Fest: Music, food, fashion, fun, and your favorite celebs. What more could you possibly want? If there was ever a better time to step out the house in your cutest sundress and that gaudy sun hat you’ve been dying to pu...

Southeast / Louisiana - 1 week ago

Roland Martin

By Julianne Malveaux Kudos to Roland Martin, the pioneering journalist who has taken his departure from TV One and turned it into a digital platform. He’ll be back with a daily program, but he’ll be online instead of traditional media. He has f...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 weeks ago

The Flavor of New Orleans at Essence Fest

By Edwin Buggage People from all over the globe will be in New Orleans for the Essence Music Festival; they will as always leave fed with the spirit of America’s most interesting and international City. During this weekend the City that gave th...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 weeks ago

A Letter from America’s Children

By Ron Harris Dear U.S. Media, Democrats, Republicans, Independents and to the concerned Americans who poured out into the streets to protest Donald Trump’s cruel and faulty immigration policies. What about us? We understand and applaud your re...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 weeks ago

Not a Hoax!

Data Staff Edited Report WASHINGTON — The Senate Intelligence Committee, rejecting doubts conveyed by President Trump as recently as last week, has become the latest body to officially conclude that the Russian government conducted a wide-rangi...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 weeks ago

Essence Music Fest Night Time Schedule

Essence Music Fest Night Time Schedule Data Staff Edited Report   Friday July 6, 2018 Main Stage 7:00 Doug E Fresh with Special Guest Mia X 7:00 Ledisi Superlounges 7:05 Pell 7:15 Lloyd 7:30 Damien Escobar Main Stage 7:45 Miguel Superlounges 8:...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 weeks ago

Supreme Court Deals Big Setback To Labor Unions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday, June 27, that government workers can’t be forced to contribute to labor unions that represent them in collective bargaining, dealing a serious financial blow to Democratic-leaning organized labor....