Rochelle Riley Takes on a New Platform: Radio

Rochelle Riley Takes on a New Platform: Radio

“Hello, Detroit, and all parts east and west of our beloved city.” With those words on Sept. 5, Rochelle Riley, the 2017 recipient of the National Association of Black Journalists’ Ida B. Wells Award, launched a daily show o...

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TV ONE Offers More News

TV ONE Offers More News

The nationally-televised daily morning show “News One Now” has expanded to two hours. “You get double the trouble,” host Roland Martin gleefully told viewers on Sept. 6. “That means I’ve got two hours to jack...

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An Old Company Gets a New Name – and a New Attitude

An Old Company Gets a New Name – and a New Attitude

Radio One, whose roots go back to 1979 when Cathy Hughes co-founded Almic Broadcasting, long ago outgrew that name. So what does one call a conglomerate that, in addition to radio stations and syndicated radio shows, owns...

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Herb Boyd on Detroit: Black v. Hollywood

Herb Boyd on Detroit: Black v. Hollywood

Legendary journalist, author and professor Herb Boyd joined Dr. Jared Ball once again to discuss his latest book and to also lend important context to the recently-released film Detroit. Click here for that interview....

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  • Shaking Up Notions About Parenting September 6, 2017
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Black Journalists Navigate Bumpy Trump Landscape

Black Journalists Navigate Bumpy Trump Landscape

Wayne Dawkins, Faculty Contributor

"It’s going to be hard to have diversity because of where [President Trump]stands." Eric Deggans

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Black Press on Exhibit in National African-American Museum

Black Press on Exhibit in National African-American Museum

Deborah Bailey, Ph.D., Contributor

Friends and fans of the black press will find its influence is ubiquitous in the National Museum of African-American History and Culture (NMAAHC), which rests prominently and appropriately in the shape of a crown in the shadow of the Washington Monument on the corner of 14th Street and Constitution Avenue. From the tools of the craft to one of the most powerful stories ever carried by black media – ...

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