Ammons Wants Stronger Reforms In Cannabis Bill

State Representative Carol Ammons said during a recent interview it will be difficult for her to get behind a proposed bill to legalize cannabis without significant...

Drake talks trash to Giannis Antetokounmpo throughout Game 3

lWhile he wasn’t operating at his peak during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals at Scotiabank Arena on Sunday night, ‘playoff-mode’ Drake was definitely on...

Morehouse College’s Class Of 2019 Gets A Big Commencement Surprise

Billionaire Robert F. Smith announced during Sunday’s commencement speech at Morehouse College in Atlanta that he and his family would pay off the entire...

Slim Thug Drops a Video for – Lately / Poison

“Lately” Dir. by @stixxandsamm • Co-Starring @pumma.santiago • Sugar Daddy Slim Out Now on all steaming platforms!    

How these 3 African American businesses survived decades of turmoil

The U Street Corridor in Washington, D.C., has long held a unique place in the city’s history as the vibrant heart of African American culture and entrepreneurship....

Oscar Nominated Director John Singleton Dies at 51

Director John Singleton, who made one of Hollywood’s most memorable debuts with the Oscar-nominated “Boyz N the Hood” and continued over the following decades to...

From Gentrification to Decline: How Neighborhoods Really Change

A new report and accompanying map finds extreme gentrification in a few cities, but the dominant trend—particularly in the suburbs—is the concentration of low-income...

Don’t let a sense of entitlement spoil the Historical Howard University campus

By Letters to the Editor April 24 The April 20 Metro article “New D.C. friction point: Dogs on Howard campus” enraged me. What I hear, as a 45-year neighbor of...

Michelle Obama By Beyoncé Knowles-Carter

Loving Michelle Obama wasn’t much of a choice. It was something that came naturally, because of how she carried herself. Because she resembled us and was moving in...

LeBron James has been named one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people of 2019

Early heroes will mold a person’s future. LeBron has justified the adulation of millions and millions of young people, thanks to his ability to live up to enormous...