Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 2 days ago

‘Substance’: Black animator Jamaal Bradley speaks

by The Minister of Information JR Jamaal Bradley, the senior animator for Valve software, was one of the industry giants in attendance who participated in a Q&A at this year’s San Francisco Black Film Festival. Bradley is the former super...

by Staff - 2 days ago

Sister Tarpley: Follow God

“For My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways My ways, declares the LORD.   As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are My ways higher than your ways and My thoughts than your thoughts” (Isaiah 55:8-9). How do you kno...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Child Hurt, Mom Sues

By Clint Confehr COLUMBIA, TN — Accused of “assault” on a five-year-old and poor teacher training, Maury County Public Schools is to defend itself June 24 in Circuit Court against a $100,000 complaint, according to public records. Roneka Kennedy alle...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Q&A wit’ ‘Good Kidd’ director Jamari Perry

Jamari Perry by Minister of Information JR Valrey “Good Kidd,” directed by Oakland native Jamari Perry, is one of the most promising short films selected to screen in the San Francisco Black Film Festival this year. The film deals with themes...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Adoptee Rights Bill Passes After Decades Long Struggle

[News From Albany] Assemblyman David Weprin lauds passage of adoptee rights bill, A5494/S3419, in State Assembly and Senate... Photo: Facebook Tags:& Black Star NewsSTATE GOVERNMENT ALBANYAssemblyman David WeprinA5494S3419

by Staff - 4 days ago

San Francisco Black Film Festival XXI was spectacular

N’Zuri Abiodun, at 7 years old, took full advantage of the red carpet and backdrop at the SF Black Film Festival this year. – Photo: JR Valrey, Block Report by The People’s Minister of Information JR This year’s 21st annual San Francisco Blac...

by Staff - 4 days ago

Six Supplements You Should Use While Preparing for Finals

Partnership Post When finals week rolls around, an unfortunate number of students turn to unhealthy methods to get themselves through their exams. Coffee and energy drinks rule the campus, and many people stop sleeping in order to cram for that last...

by Staff - 4 days ago

Examsnap Key Points of PMI PMP Certification and Its Cost

Sponsored Content The cost of the PMI PMP certification is not limited to the cost of the exam. When putting a budget together for your certification pursuit, it is important to take other costs into consideration to avoid getting stuck along the way...