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Jason Johnson on the Trayvon Martin Case: Covering the Zimmerman Murder...

The murder trial of George Zimmerman is almost over as the defense continues to call witnesses.  The trial could go to the jury as...

LoLo Jones May Need to Stay Off Twitter

As a general rule, I do not hold most professional athletes accountable for what they post on facebook, twitter or tumbler about larger social...

The More Important Question: Which Sponsors are STILL With Paula Deen?

Paula Deen is a perfect case study in how to properly and successfully destroy your brand identity in less than 2 weeks. When celebrities...

The Failure of “White House Down” And Why Action Movies Always...

I saw White House Down earlier this week in a packed theatre full of people who had won pre-screening tickets from a local hip-hop...

Taking A Smoke May Spark Terror

During the lead up to the second war in Iraq Prime Minister Tony Blair made a startling statement to Parliament that was echoed in...

Obama Gives Morehouse Commencement Missed by Too Many Students: And He’s...

President Barack Obama is probably the hardest working president in the history of presidents of the United States. He won the presidency when America...

An Anonymous Conversation about Shonda Rhimes, Race & “Scandal”

Last Sunday, to hype up tonight’s season finale of Scandal the New York Times did a “day in the life” piece about show runner...

Charles Ramsey: Dissecting the Life of the Cleveland Savior

If VH1 launched “Behind the Music” in 2013, the docudrama would last about 15 minutes instead of an hour. Social media, multiple digital channels,...

Republicans Expand 2013 College Voter Suppression to Ohio

Nobody likes a sore loser, especially in politics. Usually in the world of campaigns and elections losing is a painful but important opportunity to...

Gay Athletes: Jason Collins Won’t Be the Last

It seemed like only a week ago we were all talking about Brittney Griner coming out as a lesbian during the WNBA draft and...