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Book Review: ‘Forgotten, The Untold Story of D-Day’s Black Heroes, at Home and at War’ by Linda Hervieux


In 'Forgotten,' Hervieus tells the story of this group of freedom fighters as she also imbues the work with the tensions of the racial politics of the time as well as the human bravery for a group fighting for freedom and for many giving up their lives for something they had yet to earn for themselves. Read More »

Interview: Dr. Jim Bailey, Author of ‘The End of Healing’

"The End of Healing is about a heroic young physician’s quest to follow the money into the dark underworld of a corrupt healthcare industry."

"You have to write about something that you care about -– something that you care about a lot — or it will never resonate and you will never be able to finish." Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Cost of Sugar’ by Angela Brown


A must-read poetry book that takes the reader into the African-American experience. Read More »

Theater Review (LA): ‘The Old Settler’ by John Henry Redwood


A difficult period in the history of race relations in America is nevertheless given a nostalgic hue in this familiar but effective story of a May-September romance. Read More »

Book Review: ‘A Place at the Table’ by Susan Rebecca White


Three characters' life stories intermingle in a New York City cafe. Read More »

Republicans Wipeout on Minority Tsunami

The GOP chose William F. Buckley's path against Barry Goldwater's warnings, and the 2012 election proved their error. Read More »

Music Review: Martha Redbone Roots Project – The Garden Of Love – Songs Of William Blake

Giving proof to the words of John Keats: "A thing of beauty is a joy forever". Read More »

Theater Review (LA): Jitney by August Wilson

August Wilson's authentic but cliched early work is revived in a solid production at the Pasadena Playhouse. Read More »

Teaching Children to Love to Learn

My mother taught me to love to read. My reading led me to become a dreamer. Dreaming taught me to face life without fear or hesitation. Read More »

Music Review: The Georgia Sea Island Singers – Join The Band

This is not just a link to history, but a living, breathing example of a distinct culture. Read More »