No Violence – Wise Approach (NYPD Officers)

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Vikki Hankins Opt-ed by Vikki Hankins| In all thing there has to be balance. It is a travesty for any human being to lose their life unnecessarily. As I watched the video footage of Eric Garner gasping for air, or the accounts of young Michael Brown, I too feel inflamed with emotions. There are a number of rationales I’ve tried to ...

The Gift of Time

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by Monisha Vasa, M.D.| I often wonder about how we can best nurture our children. What will our children remember most about their childhoods? Will it be the lessons that I tried to impart to them about being a “good” person? Will it be what I formally taught them in terms of their academics and proper study habits? Will it be ...

Angela Bassett Makes Debut – ‘Whitney’ (Houston)

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(L to R) Yaya DaCosta (“Whitney Houston”) with director Angela Bassett on set for the all-new Lifetime Original Movie, Whitney, premiering Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 8pm ET/PT on Lifetime. Photo by Jack Zeman Copyright 2014 GOLDEN GLOBE® WINNER AND OSCAR® NOMINEE ANGELA BASSETT DIRECTS THE LIFETIME® ORIGINAL MOVIE WHITNEY PREMIERING JANUARY 17, 2015 Yaya DaCosta and Arlen Escarpeta Star as Famed Couple LOS ...

Shonda Rhimes Inducted Into NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame

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Shonda Rhimes, Creator of Hit Series “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” The Creator of Hit Series “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” Joins Ranks of TV Legends WASHINGTON, D.C.--The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today that Shonda Rhimes, creator and executive producer of “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2015 NAB Show Television ...

“The BET Honors” 2015 w/ Host Wayne Brady

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Host of the 'BET Honors', Wayne Brady DR. JOHNNETTA BETSCH COLE, PHYLICIA RASHAD, USHER RAYMOND, JOHN W. THOMPSON AND KANYE WEST ANNOUNCED AS “THE BET HONORS” 2015 EXTRAORDINARY HONOREES WAYNE BRADY RETURNS AS HOST FOR THE EIGHTH ANNUAL TELECAST NEW YORK, NY - December 9, 2014 - BET Networks kicks off the New Year celebrating black excellence with the eighth annual “The ...

‘Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer’ – 50 Years!

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RUDOLPH IS SALUTED BY HIS FELLOW CBS STARS IN A NETWORK ON-AIR CAMPAIGN CELEBRATING THE HOLIDAYS AND THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE CLASSIC SPECIAL “RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER” With a beguiling, first-ever mix of “Animagic” animation and live-action footage in a television promotion, stars from a variety of CBS series salute an appreciative Rudolph in a network on-air promotional campaign celebrating ...

BOSS Top Atlanta Women To Watch Awards

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Tamara Diahann Executive Director/Founder BOSS News Atlanta By Vikki Hankins| Tamara Diahann, Executive Director/Founder of BOSS News Atlanta powers the 2015 BOSS Top Atlanta Women To Watch Awards Gala. BOSS News Atlanta is the publication for the Female Over-Achiever. Top women over-achievers will be recognized for their exceptional work and careers in the upscale Buckhead located in Atlanta, GA. More information on the ...

Is Your Career Stuck in Gridlock?

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Peter C. Diamond“The Amplify Guy” Is Your Career Stuck in Gridlock? Change your GPS By Peter C. Diamond| The end of each year brings the promise of the next. However, like many others, you may struggle with a stalled career or lack of personal and professional growth. The prospect of initiating change is daunting. This is particularly true if you’re looking for ...
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