1 day ago | Columns
This must be the year of the black movie. The Miami-made film Moonlight is nominated for eight Oscars at this Sunday's ceremony. But Hollywood has a long way to go before it can claim that African-American movies and TV shows are on equal footing....
7 days ago | Columns
When he was campaigning, Donald Trump courted black voters by doing something he rarely does: telling the truth. At an Ohio rally in August 2016, he took the Democratic Party to task for having "failed completely in the inner cities." He told Afri...
15 days ago | Columns
It took more than a decade, but a full-service recreation center for youth in Liberty City is finally open. Last month, the City of Miami officially unlocked the doors of the Samuel K. Johnson Youth Center at Charles Hadley Park. Now kids from one...
22 days ago | Sports
Uncle Luke predicts the Liberty City kid will be Super Bowl MVP.
29 days ago | Columns
Frederica Wilson is unfit to serve as U.S. congresswoman representing much of black Miami. She didn't attend Saturday's women's march against Donald Trump, and though she skipped the inauguration, her criticism of the president has been tepid. "He...
1 month ago | Columns
As the inauguration of Donald J. Trump as the 45th U.S. president draws closer, who will be his celebrity White House Negro? The nominees vying for this unofficial, yet crucial, role in the president-elect’s cabinet are Kanye West, Jim Brown, Ray ...