(From left-right) Josh Gad, Chadwick Boseman and Sterling K. Brown star in Marshall. (Open Road Films)

FILM REVIEW: Marshall

October 23, 2017 Staff 0
By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) Considering all of his major accomplishments, why hasn’t someone made a film about Thurgood Marshall’s life that was comprehensive? He was the lawyer who won the Brown v. […]
Tiffany Haddish

The Rise of Tiffany Haddish

October 23, 2017 Staff 0
by Michael P. Jeffries When comedian Tiffany Haddish was 9, her stepfather tampered with the brakes on her mother’s car, hoping to kill his partner and her four children. Rather than going out with her […]
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EWC Represents at National College Fair

October 19, 2017 admin 0
Edward Waters College participated in the 2017 National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) National College Fair held over the weekend at the Prime Osborn Center. The event is held to represent the continued dedication […]
Rev. Jesse Jackson

How to Put Puerto Rico Back on His Feet

October 16, 2017 Staff 0
What obligations do we owe one to another as Americans? What does patriotism and citizenship mean in practice? Hurricane Maria’s devastation of Puerto Rico has posed these questions. Americans should be dissatisfied with the way […]
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The Treachery of “Grateful Negroes”

October 16, 2017 Staff 0
by Peter Bailey While flipping through my television, I heard a host on the comedy show, Fox and Friends, denouncing an NFL player who sat down during the playing of the National Anthem. Their guest […]
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