College professors discuss ‘white privilege’ in America

Princeton University freshman Tal Fortgang incited a national firestorm when he penned the partially understandable, mostly nonsensical diatribe about racial and gender politics in America titled “Checking My Privilege: Character as the Basis for Privilege” in the school newspaper that was beamed out to the world through Time magazine. It was this white male’s privilege […]

Chef Shane Michaels offers advice to future chefs

Chefs looking for inspiration will be blessed to get the advice from Chef Shane Michaels, personal chef to Gregg and NeNe Leakes. Below, he discusses his start in culinary arts and what he loves most about cooking. –Joi Pearson @joiapearson How did you start cooking? I started cooking when I was 4 or 5 yrs old; […]

Black intellectual: 10 powerful quotes from Nathan McCall

Nathan McCall gained national attention after the release of his first memoir Makes Me Wanna Holler. In the book, McCall describes his turbulent upbringing and time in prison. After his release, McCall eventually graduated from Norfolk State University and worked as a journalist for the Washington Post and Atlanta Journal-Constitution. McCall currently serves as a […]

Nathan McCall receives Men of Power Award

Emory University lecturer and author Nathan McCall was among a host of  award recipients  who were honored for “their achievements and for utilizing their reach and resources to edify those whose lives they touch,” says Munson Steed, CEO/Publisher rolling out magazine, at the Men of Power and Influence Awards sponsored by Ford. McCall penned the […]

Celebrities honored at Men of Power and Influence Awards event in Atlanta

Joining forces for the Men of Power and Influence Awards presented by rolling out, Atlanta’s trendsetters gathered at Twelve Ballroom at Atlantic Station in Atlanta on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012. Co-hosts supermodel Tyson Beckford and TV personality Toya Wright joined a lineup of honorees including entertainment mogul and philanthropist Michael Mauldin, Atlanta city councilman Kwanza […]

‘Rolling Out’ and Ford Honor ‘Men of Power and Influence’

Steed Media Group/rolling out and Ford Motor Company honored the “Men Who Go Further” in the inaugural Men of Power and Influence awards gala at the Twelve hotel in Atlanta on Dec. 13, 2012, which was hosted by former supermodel Tyson Beckford and reality star and author Antonia “Toya” Wright. The soiree was an upscale […]