Thelonious Monk Institute Honors Quincy Jones
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Thelonious Monk Institute Honors Quincy Jones

By Dr. Valerie Wardlaw Special to the NNPA News Wire from the Los Angeles Sentinel…

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Ignorance Vs. Reason in the War on Education
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Ignorance Vs. Reason in the War on Education

(Time) – When I started playing basketball as a freshman at UCLA, coach John Wooden…

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Here’s How Donald Trump Responded to My Essay About Him
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Here’s How Donald Trump Responded to My Essay About Him

(The Washington Post) – This morning, an essay of mine was published titled, “This is the…

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Has Quadruple Bypass Surgery
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Has Quadruple Bypass Surgery

Baxter Holmes, ESPN   (ESPN.com) — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the NBA’s all-time leading scorer, is expected…

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: The Exploitation of Beyonce for Political Agendas
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: The Exploitation of Beyonce for Political Agendas

  (Time) – Whether she’s being defended or criticized, she’s often treated as a symbol…

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: The Police Aren’t Under Attack. Institutionalized Racism Is.
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: The Police Aren’t Under Attack. Institutionalized Racism Is.

  (Time) – The way to honor those who defend our liberties with their lives…

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: White People Feel Targeted by the Ferguson Protests—Welcome to Our World
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: White People Feel Targeted by the Ferguson Protests—Welcome to Our World

  White Americans feel like they are being singled out because of the color of…

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Bruce Levenson Isn’t a Racist; He’s a Businessman
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Bruce Levenson Isn’t a Racist; He’s a Businessman

  (TIME) – Sure, there are assumptions he makes that are cringeworthy—but the questions about…

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Dwight Howard Responds to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Calling Him Stupid, Dumb
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Dwight Howard Responds to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Calling Him Stupid, Dumb

[Eurweb.com] Now with the Houston Rockets, former LA Lakers center Dwight Howard says he’s not a dumb…

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