ABOUT Keith Josef Adkins
December 03, 2008
The folk and blues singer died last night in New York. She was one of five major players that shaped my consciousness. Her voice provided a soundtrack to the civil rights movement, and although I was about 15 years too late, she helped my mind grow.
November 30, 2009
A fan of the show Heroes complains of white male privilege. An employee of the show tells her, Oh please. It's hard for white men in Hollywood.
Black Republican Lisa Carter believes Oprah and Obama are thorns in the side of Black America. Especially during Christmas.
Peru apologizes to its Afro-Peruvian population: abuse has gone on too long.
Historically black college Lincoln University forces overweight students to take fitness course to graduate. Good idea? Or inappropriate?
The film Couples Retreat removed its black actors from its promo poster. Racist? No. They're just trying to sell tickets in Europe.
Newsweek's cover photo of Sarah Palin doesn't look sexist. It looks like Sarah Palin in workout gear.
Most of Anthony Sowell's victims had histories of drug use. With that said, was there anything to be done about their fate?
Hollywood's color complex is deep-rooted with decision-making black folks.
John Allen Muhammad is dead. So now what do we do about this country's leftover violence?
Comedian Katt Williams allegedly stole jewelry and collectible coins in Atlanta. Why can't comedians find something better to do in their spare time?