Latest Soledad O’Brien’s Black In America Series Airs Tuesday
Journalist Soledad O’Brien and her successful Black In America series has sparked some plenty of discussions worthy of debate regarding race relations. She continues the trend with the latest installment of the CNN program, BLACK in America: BLACK & BLUE – Soledad O’Brien Reports.
Swizz Beatz Joins Cast Of Sundance Reality Series Dream School
Producer Swizz Beatz has been making a variety of moves in several arenas outside of music. The latest venture for the musician has the Bronx native joining the cast of a new unscripted television series, Dream School.
Soledad O’Brien Checks White Critics Of Black In America Series [VIDEO]
Former CNN morning anchor Soledad O’Brien made waves in the news world with her successful Black In America documentary series. According to O’Brien, White critics of the documentaries, which examined race relations throughout the nation, saw the series as divisive.
Bill Cosby Compares Republicans To Civil Rights-Era Segregationists [VIDEO]
Comedian, actor and educator Bill Cosby is known for his strong opinions and he proved so once again this past Monday (March 4). As a guest on CNN ‘s Starting Point, Cosby checked the current Republican base after comparing them to civil rights movement-era opponents of desegregation.
CNN Chief Jeff Zucker To Hold Discussion About Lack Of Black Journalists On The Network
The lack of diversity on CNN is set to be addressed by the news network’s chief, Jeff Zucker, sometime today, Black Voices reports. Zucker will hold a meeting with members of the National Association of Black Journalists to outline his commitment to adding more people of color to the mix.
GOP Members Say Susan Rice Critiques Are Not Racist
The Republican party shot down claims that verbal attacks against U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice are racially motivated. Members of the Congressional Black Caucus accused the GOP of going after Rice because she’s black.
Nas Discusses “Daughters” With CNN, Talks The N-Word [VIDEO]
Notorious for his low profile, Nas has broken out of his shell with a bevy of media appearances of late. With his current single “Daughters” making headlines and putting a lot of fathers on notice on the heels of Father’s Day this weekend, Nas visited the set of CNN for host Soledad O’Brien’s ‘Starting Point’ to […]
“Excuse Me If I’m Offending You, But Are You Black?”
In this candid episode of ‘Chats With China,’ the popular journalist, Soledad O’Brien talks race, ethnicity and color as seen through her own eyes. Her new book, ‘The Next Big Story: My Journey Through the Land of Possibilities‘ is out in bookstores now. Watch the interview at Madame Noire and share your thoughts. [More]