Avoid Unrealistic Expectations

I remember when I was dating back during my college years and I used to ask some of my dates subjective diagnostic questions that...

Whites Creek to Host Music City Classic

NASHVILLE, TN — Whites Creek will be the place to be this weekend for basketball junkies. Teams from over the country will showcase their talents...

Future Interesting for Black College Coaches

With the end of the college football season in sight, the annual guessing game begins regarding which coaches will be moving on, others that...

Community Calendar January 2017

January 18 In commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday, Belmont University will have a series of events during the month of January. One will...

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits discrimination based on race, color, sex, national origin or religion, does not explicitly...

MLK Evening of Music and Prayers

NASHVILLE, TN — On January 15, 2017 at 7 pm everyone is invited to join Unity of Nashville, as they host an evening of...

5 Questions With Trevante Rhodes

NOTE — This story originally ran in the October 31, 2016 issue. But since Moonlight has now won the 2017 Golden Globe Award for...

Young Mother Struggles to Find Home for Her Children

By Wiley Henry MEMPHIS, TN — Tears streamed down Terrika Gray’s cheeks as she recounted the predicament that haunts her at every turn. The arrival...

Will We Ever Get Environmental Justice?

I am a proponent of environmental justice.  According to the EPA, environmental justice is the fair treatment of all people regardless of race, color...

Obama Legacy Discussion Set at Vanderbilt

By Kara Furlong  In the final days of Barack Obama’s historic presidency, Vanderbilt Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos will host a panel discussion reflecting on the 44th president’s legacy....