Adrianna Hicks, N'Jameh Camara and the North American tour cast of "The Color Purple." Photo by Matthew Murphy. Courtesy Kennedy Center.Courtesy Kennedy Center.

‘The Color Purple:’ Joyful Reminder of the Power of Love

THE WASHINGTON INFORMER — You owe it to yourself, to your friends, family and especially your children to see this delightful show that takes us along the road of a broken, abused Black woman in the South who holds on fiercely to love – the strength it yields and the joy that it can provide – until, at long last, she triumphs. […read more]


Rae Dawn Chong Calls Oprah Winfrey A ‘Field N*gger’ & Brown-Noser’ In A Recent Radio Interview

[Huffington Post] Throughout her career, Oprah Winfrey has managed to land on top of various lists acknowledging her benevolence and business acumen. However, one of Winfrey’s former costars, Rae Dawn Chong, recently painted the media mogul in a different light. During a candid June 27 interview with Read More


Alice Walker Writings Draw Fresh Attack from Anti-Defamation League

Alice Walker (Courtesy Photo/Facebook) by Zenitha Prince Special to the NNPA from The Afro-American Newspaper The Anti-Defamation League on June 18 derided Pulitzer Prize-winning author and essayist Alice Walker over the “fervently anti-Jewish ideas” that they say permeates her latest book. Walker’s The Cushion in the Read More