Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 1 day ago

Workers World challenge overturns Pennsylvania prison ban

The Bay View salutes and thanks Workers World for fighting prison censorship and winning, at least partially. The Bay View has been denied almost every month for over a year and all our appeals have been denied, yet most of the over 700 Bay View subs...

by Staff - 2 days ago

Do We Have to Boycott Black Friday Again?

In two words, Hell Yes!!!  We made a powerful statement last year.  We need to do this every year as a community to flex our economic muscles.  The aim is to block large retailers on one of the country’s biggest shopping days of the year.  We have an...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Memphis Holds Zion Community Benefit

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by Staff - 3 days ago

Is Chewing Gum Bad for Your Teeth?

Chewing gum has been around since the ancient times when it was made from tree saps. Today, the base used for most gum products is a blend of synthetic materials.  The average American chews about 1 pound of gum each year.  With so much gum going int...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Renowned Nashville Interior Designer, Landy Gardner, Passes

NASHVILLE, TN — Landy Gardner, award-winning interior designer, founder of Landy Gardner Interiors, and director of multiple church choirs passed away peacefully on Saturday morning surrounded by family. He died at age 64 after a hard-fought battle w...

by Staff - 3 days ago

World War II Movie Playing at Belcourt Theater Nov. 17-23

NASHVILLE, TN — MUDBOUND, playing at the Belcourt Theater November 17 – 23.  Set in the rural American South during World War II, MUDBOUND is an epic story of two families pitted against one another by a ruthless social hierarchy, yet bound together...

by Staff - 3 days ago

5 Questions With Ben Aaron of “Pickler & Ben”

NASHVILLE, TN — “Pickler & Ben,” daytime television’s newest “go-to” destination for the best in lifestyle and entertainment, airs Monday thru Friday on News Channel 5 WTVF at 9 a.m. and also on the CMT Network. The nationally syndicated show is...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Girls Scouts Setting Goals, Developing Business Plan

NASHVILLE, TN — Girl Scouts in Middle Tennessee are setting goals and developing business plans for Girl Scout Cookie Season, which begins December 26. The 2018 Girl Scout Cookie season will kick off the next century of Girl Scouts selling cookies. A...