Is Laziness and Greed Crippling Black Storytelling in Hollywood?
Actor Anthony Mackie in a recent interview espoused: “I think right now [blacks] are being kinda lazy on our game,” Mackie said. “There are enough brothers with distribution deals and production deals where we should be making our own movies.” “Oprah got her own network,” Mackie said. “Michael Jordan own a franchise. We got black […]
Tavis Smiley & Cornel West Join Forces for New Public Radio Program
Smiley and West sat with Geraldo Rivera to promote our new radio show, the Smiley & West Show. Watch as they discuss the topic of absentee fathers. The discussion starts at 1:42.
We Count! Black Agenda 2010 hosted by Tavis Smiley
Participants include Michael Eric Dyson, Cornel West, Rev Jesse Jackson, Minister Louis Farrakhan, Angela Blackwell, Julianne Malveaux and others. They focused on challenges facing the African-American community and the nation, the question of whether America was in a “post-racial” era after the election of President Barack Obama, and the future of race relations.
Al Sharpton and Tavis Smiley Clash on Air
Al Sharpton: We should talk about the Black politicians and Black leaders that supports whites against blacks. Let’s talk about Blacks that run around selling books and aren’t accountable to the community.
[Video] Bernie Mac… So you’ll never cry again.
Bernie Mac on “Love”, his mother, and his career choice. Excellent video.