Howard University’s Shane Jamil Hill-Taylor makes history

WASHINGTON – Whether you believe that champions are born or that they are made, Shane Jamil Hill-Taylor is irrefutable proof that they cross paths with Howard University. The senior sports management major and jiu-jitsu athlete was recently crowned the 5th International Brazilian Jui-Jitsu Federation World Champion, making him the very first African-American to hold the […]

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The NFL’s flag problem won’t go away

The National Football League’s flag issue was supposed to disappear with Colin Kaepernick out of the league. The NFL thought wrong. The problem has only picked up steam and is gaining an unforeseen momentum that the league owners didn’t anticipate. The recent detention by members of the Las Vegas Police Department of Seattle Seahawks defensive star Michael Bennett, will only add […]

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Women sound off about equal rights

LOS ANGELES-Women in red. Black women. White women. Latino women. Asian women. Professional and working-class women. Students and retirees. Women who showed up to attend a rally to celebrate International Women’s Day in front of Los Angeles City Hall smack in the middle of lunch hour during the middle of a work week in downtown Los […]

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The Courage of Arthur Ashe

There is something to be said about quiet strength. This was Arthur Ashe’s calling card. He achieved the greatest of heights without making a lot of noise. He didn’t have a reality show to promote himself. He didn’t need one. His deeds speak for themselves. He was so much more than a Hall of Fame […]

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Family Time: A welcomed sitcom for this genre

NORTHRIDGE, CA-Bounce TV, the first–ever over-the-air broadcast television network designed for African American audiences feature a hit original series, Family Time. Family Time, a popular sitcom going on to their fourth season is a show based on a black family who lives in the suburbs. Forewarning, this show is not your “average” black family sitcom; […]

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