To address the under-representation of minority journalists in newsrooms, the City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School of Journalism will launch a diversity initiative that includes an all-expenses-paid, two-month summer internship program for 20 participants and free tuition for five students. The three-year diversity initiative is supported by $1.2 million from the John S.… Read More
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed the presence of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) in Washington state, including King County. The CDC testing confirmed that a King County child hospitalized at Seattle Children’s Hospital has respiratory illness associated with EV-D68. “Confirmation of this case indicates that EV-D68 is likely circulating in our community… Read More
A new movie called ‘Dear White People’ is slated to hit theaters on October 17 and is sure to spark some much needed dialouge about race relations in the United States. Winner of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival’s Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Talent, Dear White People is a sly, provocative satire of race relations… Read More
Warning: Explicit Language & Images This is an educational film produced by college students for a Women and Media Course at Georgia State University that is sparking conversation about the portrayal of Black Women in Hip-Hop andR&B music videos…. “This documentary is about the representation of African American Women in Music Videos and its impact in our… Read More
Celebrating African American artists – check out these photo highlights from celebrity visits over the years to the Ztwins radio stations (KYIZ, KRIZ, KZIZ). Photo Source: Frank Barrow/Ztwins Archives
Picture highlights from the Seahawks vs. Packers game on September 4, 2014 in Seattle. The Packers lost with a the final score of Seattle (36) and Packers (16). Photo Credit: Khalid Bennett
The Tom Joyner Morning Show (TJMS) celebrates the life of the late Joan Rivers with a special Silk Mix tribute to the comedian. Play Audio Originally seen on http://blackamericaweb.com/
Porsha’s Back… Sporting a bedazzled backless jumpsuit, Porsha Williams performs “Flatline” at the 2014 Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion. She is one girl that is making moves and making her dreams come true. So what do you think of her performance? Hit or Miss?