THE RUN DOWN – HAPPY THANKSGIVING

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL   Host Micha Green gives you whats TRENDING in this weeks AFRO American Newspaper.

Film Review: In Fabric

By Dwight Brown NNPA News Wire Film Critic She thought she was simply buying a sexy red dress, off the rack. But when that frock came home with her, so did the supernatural. Writer/director Peter Strickland...

NAACP Image Awards to be Televised on BET for First Time

By The Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NAACP Image Awards will be televised for the first time on BET. NAACP and the cable network announced Monday that the 51st awards ceremony will be held...

AfroComicCon Offers a Platform for Diversity in Pop Culture

By Gregg Reese, Our Weekly Contributor, with additional reporting by Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent The Bay Area is the most progressive bastion of the historically liberal state of California (although the sweep...

THE RUN DOWN – GOGO AWARENESS WEEK

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL Host Micha Green talks on GOGO AWARENESS WEEK and whats trending in this weeks AFRO American Newspaper!

Grim on What can be Done When “We’ve Got People”

By J. K. Schmid A new narrative of two ostensibly failed Jesse Jackson campaigns came to Pier 5, Saturday. Ryan Grim, author of “We've Got People: From Jesse Jackson to AOC, the End of Big Money...

The Black Eagle Soars To Radio Hall Of Fame

By Mark F. Gray AFRO Staff Writer mgray@afro.com Joe Madison has never looked at himself as a radio guy or a talk show host. For him, that theatre of the mind platform which has earned him a...

Urban One Honors Showcases Star-Studded Lineup at MGM

By Micha Green AFRO Washington, D.C. Editor Cathy Hughes, legendary radio mogul and Urban One founder and chairwoman, has spent 40 years building a proud legacy of Black excellence and creating groundbreaking and entertaining programming.  However,...

Novelist Ernest Gaines Passes at 86

By Chevel Johnson and Rebecca Santana Associated Press Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of Black struggles that grew into universal tales of grace and beauty, has died....

AFRO’s Micha Green Interviews The Cast Of ‘WAVES’

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL Washington D.C Editor Micha Green interviews the cast of WAVES!!

Michelle Obama signs ‘Becoming’ Copies on Book’s Anniversary

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama marked one year since publication of her best-selling memoir at a book signing in the nation’s capital Monday. “It’s so good to meet you,” the former...

More Celebs Join Michelle Obama’s Voter Outreach Drive

By The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Election Day is over, but Michelle Obama is still trying to get out the vote. The former first lady announced that Selena Gomez, Liza Koshy, Shonda Rhimes, Megan...

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