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New ESSENCE Study Reveals Insights On Media Portrayals Of Black Women

From primetime television to cable news, African-American women consume more media than any other comparison groups, and today, there is more mass and targeted content featuring African-American women than ever before. Still, in a 2010 ESSENCE-commissioned study on the State…

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Motown the Musical to Hold Open Casting Call in the ATL

Producers Berry Gordy, Kevin McCollum, and Doug Morris are proud to announce “Makin’ It Motown,” a nationwide open call casting search for African-American singers for both the Broadway production of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL and the upcoming national tour. The first…

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Queen Latifah and More Weigh In on Jay Z -Barney’s Controversy

Should Jay Z back out of his collaboration with Barneys? After the racial profiling event that occurred earlier this year, between a young African-American man & the luxury brand store, many have been pouring their opinions on the matter, while…

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GOP Celebrates Over 10 Years of Failed Outreach to Communities of Color

Story By: Kiara Pesante, DNC Southern Regional Press Secretary and Director of African American Media This week, the Republican National Committee marked their decade-long failed outreach campaign to communities of color with the opening of an “African-American engagement office” and…

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Nelly Goes in on Education, Employment, & Lack of Hope with Larry King

Nelly talked to Larry King in a no-holds-barred discussion covering hip-hop, sports and even the government shutdown. Plus, Larry and Mo go head-to-head in our very own baseball trivia game, “Crowding the Plate.” Nelly discusses being open to other forms…

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13TH POWER OF URBAN RADIO FORUM (pics)

13TH POWER OF URBAN RADIO FORUM OCTOBER 3: AT&T Vice President Jennifer Jones Is Keynote Speaker Kizart Media Partners, Inc. (KMP, Inc.) hosts its 13th Power of Urban Radio Forum in partnership with the National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters (NABOB)…

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LeBron James Takes His Talents to TV as an Executive Producer

A few years back LeBron James announced that he was taking his talents to South Beach. Two championships later, he has now proclaimed that he is taking his talents to the Starz network with a new show called, “Survivor’s Remorse.”…


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