After a year of rich emerald, we were a little surprised when the Pantone color of the year was announced as radiant orchid. … More
A high school near San Francisco is in a lot of trouble right now after students decided it would be a good idea to celebrate Black History Month with a dinner of fried chicken and watermelon. … More
I don’t hate R. Kelly and I barely know Woody Allen, but in some ways I am overjoyed they exist. … More
The world of AIDS is still a problem and frankly growing in the urban community especially among teens. Even years after the likes of Magic Johnson stepped up to the plate and all of the awareness made around the illness, today we salute celebrity AIDS activists who also double as parents.
This is the kind of story I like because it makes me believe in people. Kenny Thompson,52, tutor and mentor at Houston’s Valley Oak Elementary School helped out students in a big way recently. … More
When singer Chilli gave birth in 1997, no one knew about it. We didn’t publicly start seeing the “Unpretty” singer’s son–with dad music producer Dallas Austin–until the year 2003, when he appeared in some of TLC’s music videos. … More