August 15, 2009
On Aug. 29, the King of Pop would have turned 51. To celebrate his life, Spike Lee invites everyone to a Brooklyn style block party.
August 13, 2009
Is reading a lost art? Interested in reading a book by Laura Ling that'll discuss her captivity? Books on the Root asks these and other literary-related questions.
August 10, 2009
The dispute between Michael Jackson's mother and the men Jackson chose to run his estate after his death threatens to delay or derail plans for a documentary of the pop singer's last days...
July 30, 2009
So...maybe Billie Jean was his lover?
July 28, 2009
I definitely believe the law should prevail and all that. But come on, the real ugly in Michael's untimely death was the man's addiction. People, he would go to sleep with an IV.
by Sherrilyn A. Ifill onJuly 21, 2009
Yes, in his will, Michael left the kids to Katherine. But without some help, how will his 79-year-old mother care for three young kids? Enter Janet Jackson.
July 21, 2009
"Oh that's a bunch of bull 's'..."
July 20, 2009
What's up with folks cashing in on Michael Jackson only two weeks after his overdose? Now LaToya Jackson wants to release a single in "honor" of her brother.
July 15, 2009
This is the full footage and it's startling...
by Dayo Olopade onJuly 13, 2009
Why Beyoncé is the only plausible heir to Michael Jackson’s sparkly glove.
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