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Muhammad Ali

Several weeks after security officials detained the son of boxing legend Muhammad Ali at a Florida airport, asking him if he’s Muslim, he was stopped again at another airport ― this time in Washington, D.C. According to Muhammad Ali, Jr.’s lawyer Chris Mancini, Ali was stopped and questioned at Ronald Reagan National Airport for about…

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The consensus among many today is that 2016 was a brutal year when it came to celebrity deaths. From music icon Prince to boxer and the G.O.A.T. Muhammad Ali the following deaths shocked fans across the country and the world. Here are just a few of the deaths that made 2016 a sad year: Natalie…

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Muhammad Ali

The passing of another legend has provoked dialogue on how Blacks are viewed by mainstream media and some Whites in America. Once it was announced that Muhammad Ali transitioned, a multitude of stories and tweets were published regarding Ali’s ability to transcend race and religion. On NBC News, writer Jon Schuppe wrote, “Ali was an…

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  It was announced today that Boxing legend and world citizen Muhammad Ali has been hospitalized at an undisclosed location. The 72-year-old former boxer, who suffers from Parkinson’s disease, is being treated by his private team of doctors. It has been disclosed that Ali is suffering from a mild case of pneumonia that was caught early.…

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After Earth star, Will Smith is no rookie. With over 40 films under his belt, Smith has clearly discovered the formula for a successful career in Hollywood. Check out the household name’s top 10 blockbuster’s and buzz flicks here. – ruthie hawkins

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Brian Helgeland’s sports biopic 42, tells the tale of the 1947 baseball season in which Brooklyn Dodgers general manager Branch Rickey (Harrison Ford) decides to sign the first black major league baseball player ever, Jackie Robinson (Chadwick Boseman). Despite the vicious racism Robinson faces from fans, other teams and at times his own teammates, he…

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  Most movies are made to entertain but quite a few are used to educate. Black History Month is the month that the black community is recognized for its cultural, scientific, political, religious and social contributions in making America the nation that it is today. Watching movies that tell of the  hardships of what it…

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There is a lot of debate surrounding who would be the best choice to play the late, great Whitney Houston in her biopic. Playing a true talent and being able to personify the role to perfection is a gift. In the best reenacted performances of all time, actors and actresses performed so perfectly, that we…

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