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Posts Tagged ‘black’

Misogynistic is a strong word to describe Kendrick Lamar

Salenna Russello did a study on The Impact of Media Exposure on Self-Esteem and Body Satisfaction in Men and Women and through her research, she found that women do feel pressured to look a certain way because of the media. Because of that exposure, women want to look perfect when there is no such thing.…

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Beyonce Pregnant With TWINS!!!

  Hold up!  Wait a minute!!!! Yes, Beyonce is pregnant with twins. Read that line again. Yes, pregnant…The 20- time Grammy winner announced today via her Instagram that she is indeed expecting not one but two babies with her husband, Jay Z. On her Instagram she said holding her new baby bump. “We would like…

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The 4 Times Rapper, TI Was Woke

With the growing, never-ending racial tension, and the bigotry of our new president, Donald Trump, we need to stick together. People have protested many ways. We’ve done marches and sit ins. We take to social media to express how we feel by using memes, gifs, and hashtags. Sometimes we feel unheard, but lately we’ve been…

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Kanye West and Donald Trump ?

Not too long ago, Kanye West performed in San Juan and announced his support for Donald Trump. He explained that though he did not vote, he would have voted for Trump. After a cancelled Saint Pablo tour in November following hospitalization, Kanye West has been making moves.  Fast forward, this past Tuesday, a healthier, blonde Kanye…

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Get Familiar Series: Al-Saadiq Banks

Best Selling Crime Novelist, Al-Saadiq Banks sits down with Kisha Green in a candid interview about literary industry platforms, legacies and self publishing. There are plenty jewels dropped in this interview.

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Battle of the Pen!

2 stories but only 1 winner…Readers are the judge.   ENTRY 1   Sole Food By Jewel Powell     Her left hand felt so empty, so light, yet so damn heavy, weighed down by the absence of a visual commitment. “To hell with him,” she said to herself, keeping a strong face on. “Amber,…

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AAMBC Returns to Atlanta for the 8th Annual Literary Awards at the Georgia Tech Ferst Center on June 11th

    (Atlanta, GA) April 19, 2016 – Celebrity authors, Literary enthusiasts and book-lovers will come together in Atlanta for a weekend of events celebrating the work of African-American authors at the 8th Annual The African Americans on the Move Book Club (AAMBC) Literary Awards at the Georgia Tech Ferst Center on Saturday, June 11th at 7:00p.…

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Book Club Wins Lawsuit

Sisters On The Reading Edge Book Club took a trip back in August of 2015 for a wine tour in the Napa Valley. What was supposed to be a great outing amongst the reading ladies turned into a racially offensive trip? The 11 members of the book club, all but one of whom is African-American,…

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