Archive for August, 2007

Essence Magazine’s Women Who Are Shaping the World Leadership Summit — October 2007

Essence Magazine’s Women Who Are Shaping the World Leadership Summit — October 2007

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Afrobella of the Week — Michelle Obama

Afrobella of the Week — Michelle Obama

While I certainly have my own political leanings, my goal with this post isn’t to sway anyone. Although I do work for the “liberal media,” I actually have friends of all affiliations. So I know how bloody obnoxious it can be when someone tries to shove their beliefs down your throat, and I never want [...]

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Brooklyn for Barack

Brooklyn for Barack

Earlier in the presidential campaign of Barack Obama, his people believed that New York was a write-off; they felt that Hilary Rodham-Clinton was a lock to win most if not all the convention delegates coming out of New York. To the shrewd political analyst this observation probably made a lot of sense, but sometimes politics [...]

August 19, 2007 | 0 Comments More
Brian McKnight Joins the Cast of the Broadway Play Chicago

Brian McKnight Joins the Cast of the Broadway Play Chicago

 The latest R&B singer to test his vocal cords in the long-running musical revival of ”Chicago” will be Brian McKnight. The Grammy-nominated singer will join the New York cast Oct. 8 as that scamp of a lawyer, Billy Flynn. McKnight is scheduled to appear in the production at the Ambassador Theatre through Nov. 18. Visit [...]

August 19, 2007 | 0 Comments More
Nanny Diaries with Alicia Keys

Nanny Diaries with Alicia Keys

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38th Annual African American Day Parade — September 16, 2007

38th Annual African American Day Parade — September 16, 2007

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Obama: Enough of “Black Enough”

Obama: Enough of “Black Enough”

Audience members reach for Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill. on Friday at the National Association of Black Journalists convention in Las Vegas. The NABJ audience includes public relations practitioners and other non-journalists.

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Why Did I Get Married? — Starring Tyler Perry, Janet Jackson, Malik Yoba and Jill Scott

Why Did I Get Married? — Starring Tyler Perry, Janet Jackson, Malik Yoba and Jill Scott

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Descent — Starring Rosario Dawson

Descent — Starring Rosario Dawson

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David Banner and Hip-Hop Fans Discuss Al Sharpton and Jessie Jackson’s Recent Protest Against Hip-Hop Lyrics

David Banner and Hip-Hop Fans Discuss Al Sharpton and Jessie Jackson’s Recent Protest Against Hip-Hop Lyrics

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Allan Houston’s Father Knows Best Basketball Retreat

Allan Houston’s Father Knows Best Basketball Retreat

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Black Enterprise / Pepsi Golf & Tennis Challenge

Black Enterprise / Pepsi Golf & Tennis Challenge

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The 2008 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit — February 2008

The 2008 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit — February 2008

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August 13, 2007 | 0 Comments More
Guy A. Hanks & Marvin Miller Screenwriting Program

Guy A. Hanks & Marvin Miller Screenwriting Program

Now in its 14th year, this program will be accepting applications from July 15-September 15, 2007. Established by Drs. Bill and Camille Cosby at the University of Southern California’s School of Cinema-Television, the Hanks-Miller Program is geared toward increasing the pool of qualified and diverse writers. The Program has singlehandedly brought more successful African-American writers [...]

August 13, 2007 | 0 Comments More
GRANT OPPORTUNITY — The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts

GRANT OPPORTUNITY — The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts

CLOSING DATE: September 1, 2007   AMOUNT: $25,000 to $200,000   SUMMARY:  The foundation is focused primarily on supporting work of a challenging and often experimental nature, while noting that the interpretation of those terms may vary from place to place and culture to culture. In this regard, the foundation encourages curatorial research leading to new [...]

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Resurrecting the Champ Trailer — Starring Samuel L. Jackson

Resurrecting the Champ Trailer — Starring Samuel L. Jackson

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Jill Scott — Hate on Me

Jill Scott — Hate on Me

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Be Kind, Rewind Starring Mos Def

Be Kind, Rewind Starring Mos Def

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