by G. Brown It’s that magical season when children  believe in dreams and the impossible.  Even people with no religious affiliation can agree that a holiday centered on peace and goodwill is worth celebrating. It’s also the time of year when retired U.S. Army captain and Gulf War veteran Larry Jefferson looks forward to dusting […]
by Ms. Black Hollywood Golden Globes nominations are in and  as always, there are some surprises and some snubs.  2017 was a  good year for smaller, indie films.  Not so much for big blockbusters. Here are some of the highlights… Best Performance Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama Denzel Washington, “Roman J. Israel Esq.” Best […]
by G. Brown On Friday, a Mom posted a video of her son Keaton Jones with tears streaming down his face as he asked “Why do they bully?”.  The Knoxville Tennessee boy said he was afraid to even eat lunch in the school cafeteria because bullies poured milk on him and said, “They make fun […]
by G. Brown Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore must be a gambler.  In card playing lingo, he already was sitting on a straight flush in terms of negative publicity following all the women who accused him of hitting on them as underage girls.  But Moore upped the ante when his former words came back to […]
by G. Brown As we hurl towards the end of another year,  reflections on what 2017 brought us are already underway.  It’s been a year of highs, lows, joys and frustrations.  No better way to keep tabs on the pulse of the year than to look back at some of the trending topics on social […]
by G. Brown It started with accusations of the man formerly known as “America’s Dad”(Bill Cosby) and has now swelled from the world of television, to iconic Hollywood directors, actors, producers, network news anchors and even the halls of Capitol Hill. Just last week, a second woman stepped forward with how the sexual depravity of […]