Beyonce and feminism collide in this UIC class, Chicago Sun-Times
The Evolution of Chiraq, Chicago
Jamila Woods: Soul of a Protestor, Pitchfork
Lupita Nyong’o and the thrill of Star Wars, NBC NEWS
Empire’s Taraji P. Henson commands money, power and respect, Essence magazine cover story.
Sir the Baptist Turns Tables on Gospel Music, Ebony
What T.I. Taught Me About Pregnancy. Fit Pregnancy
Chicago’s top prosecutor loses her job after a group of young, queer women basically create a movement to take her down. Broadly (Vice.)
Chicago’s Next Chapter: Why the race for state’s attorney matters , Garnet News
Meet LaDavia Drane, the force behind Hillary Clinton’s new outreach plans, NBC NEWS
Why we can’t turn away from the Laquan McDonald video, NBC NEWS.
Sanford Biggers has a big installation going on in Detroit, plus he joins the board of directors for the School of the Art Institute. E + D, the alumni magazine for the School of the Art Institute.
Alabama Shakes Brittany King makes NBC’s #NBCBLK28 list.
Anointed debate: Should Beyonce have sung Chicago’s own ‘Precious Lord’, Chicago Sun-Times
Spike Lee is making a movie named “Chiraq” – which is fine – but let’s not become a self-fulfilling prophecy, Chicago magazine
AD: The Bible Continues – The Casting of an Ethnic Bible Classic, NBC NEWS/NBC BLK
Prison Rape and Ben Carson, Takepart.com
The wHOLE: New Web Series Examines Solitary Confinement,: NBC NEWS/NBC BLK
The Fresh Faces of Chicago Hip Hop, Chicago Sun-Times
Adrienne Samuels Gibbs Catches Up With Chief Keef In LA. And yes, the meeting went exactly how you think it might have gone down, Chicago Sun-Times.
See above Taraji P. Henson cover story, November Essence magazine.
MARY MARY Cover story June 2013
Healthy lifestyle tips from Olympic swimmer Cullen Jones
Hiding credit card debt, creditcards.com
Watering the Food Desert, Ebony magazine
Simply Irresistible, Taraji and Tyrese, Cover Story, Ebony magazine
Black Bloggers Universe, Ebony magazine
Necole Bitchie profile
Rutina Wesley profile
Shifting Faith: Why Americans Love God But Hate Church
COVER STORY: Discovering Diddy: A Fresh Look at Hip Hop’s Original Bad Boy
COVER STORY: Tyra Banks Knows Exactly What The Hell She’s Doing. Don’t Be Mad.
Chicago’s Own Jeremih Is Making Sexy A ‘Thing’