Gritty Raptrospective Chronicles Rise and Demise of Legendary Gangsta’ Group

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Straight Outta Compton Film Review by Kam Williams Gritty Raptrospective Chronicles Rise and Demise of Legendary Gangsta’ Group Back in the Eighties, the CIA began orchestrating the introduction of crack-cocaine to African-American communities all across America, starting with the South Central L.A. By the middle of the decade, the epidemic had turned Compton into a […]

Sixties Documentary Revisits Legendary Debates between Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley

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Best of Enemies Film Review by Kam Williams Sixties Documentary Revisits Legendary Debates between Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley, Jr. were among the most brilliant and articulate minds of their generation. The pair were also polar opposites, politically, which made the idea of hiring them to appear in […]

The USA Dominates Sports Headlines in a Positive Way

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  The USA Dominates Sports Headlines in a Positive Way ~ Amy Lignor   There were most definitely cheers…   Not since McEnroe’s mouth and angry ways has tennis actually been this much fun. Even though there are those who will claim that fact is not true and they simply love the sport, McEnroe and […]

Opening the Genealogy Flood-“Gates”

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  Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. The “Finding Your Roots: Season Two” Interview with Kam Williams Opening the Genealogy Flood-“Gates”   Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African-American Research at Harvard University. Emmy Award-winning filmmaker, literary scholar, journalist, cultural critic, and […]

There Is Nothing Like a Damon

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Damon Wayans, Jr. The “Let’s Be Cops” Interview with Kam Williams There Is Nothing Like a Damon   Damon Wayans, Jr. is a member of the famed Wayans family, creators of the groundbreaking television series In Living Color, the Scary Movie franchise, and much more. Damon made his film debut in Blankman, a superhero comedy that […]