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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

A Mother’s Day Tribute

By Cathy Bender I was elated when my “Bonus Mother”, Rosetta Miller Perry asked me to share some words about my mother Odelia Bender as...

Why the National Museum of African American Music Should Be in Downtown Nashville

Little of beauty has America given the world…; the human spirit in this new world has expressed itself in vigor and ingenuity rather than...

Where’s Daddy? (Film Review)

Today, there's a cultural consensus that the criminal justice system aggressively targets and imprisons African-Americans. Might the family courts be just as racist and...

Glitz + Glamour + Glory = Stellar Awards

By Antoinette Perry LAS VEGAS, NV — It was a night of glitz, glamour and glory—as in a hallelujah good time during the recent 33rd...

Nashville Symphony’s Accelerando Initiative Has New Students

By Janice Malone    Nashville, TN — Nashville Symphony has announced that four local students have been selected for the second class of Accelerando, the groundbreaking...

Meharry Medical College to Provide Free Dental Care Saturday, March 11

NASHVILLE, TN — Meharry Medical College will provide free dental services, including cleanings, extractions and fillings, to more than 200 uninsured Nashville residents as...

The Love Witch: DVD Review

Elaine Parker (Samantha Robinson) only became a witch after being abandoned by her late husband. An incurable romantic with fairy princess fantasies, the gorgeous...

Community Calendar

January 19 Hunger Awareness Story Time: Stone Soup. January is Hunger Awareness Month. Join the Nashville Public Library’s Hadley Branch for a themed story time...

Is it Safe to Drive With Narcolepsy?

Being narcoleptic can certainly take a toll on one’s life. From cooking and operating heavy machinery to going for long walks and working long...

Physicians Facing Insulin Resistance

By Clint Confehr TIVERTON, RI — Insulin resistance is a growing problem physicians are facing and it’s of special interest to African Americans because they’re...