As Amanda Berry and Charles Ramsey brought worldwide attention to growing problem, it seems appropriate to introduce Radio Personality Celilia Valencia who is an advocate against child trafficking. When "CeCe" said Pimps and Predators could be snatching up kids in your neighborhood, I started thinking, in the back of my mind, that maybe she was exaggerating a bit to get her ...more»
Lately the popular controversy surrounding the lyrics in rap music has reappeared on center stage. First, angry fists were waved after Lil’ Wayne, featured on the song Karate Chop, rapped
"Bout to put rims on my skateboard wheels
Beat that pussy up like Emmett Till".
Next, the lyrics of self-proclaimed “Boss” Rick Ross were likened to date rape after he rhymed:
"Put molly all ...more»
The New sizzle reel from MindbootyandSoul includes clips of Michael Eric Dyson, Cornel West, Tavis Smiley, Richard Prado, Dr Thomas Parham, LL Cool J, Trina, Ice-T, Vivica Fox, Davey D, Meagon Good, Lisa Raye, Chuck D, and many more.
It's no secret that mainstream fashion industry has a lack of diversity and prefers thin white females on their runway, seeing as how in 2010, 87% of the models in the fashion world were white, while Blacks/Asians comprised of 6% each and Latinas a merely 1% . One philosophy shared amongst the “Powers That Be” is “BLACKS” don't move, ...more»
One of the benefits of my job is not only being around beautiful models, but more importantly learning the ins and outs of the modeling industry.
By listening to the trials and tribulations of industry professionals like Suelyn, I am able to share unique stories with my audience. But before I showcase an interview with Suleyn, I will first introduce her ...more»
Back at the turn of the century before the digital revolution of multi-media had settled in, the expression of black sexuality was very limited. The gyrating music videos weren't displayed throughout the airwaves, the plethora of male magazines, websites, and youtube videos devoted to black women were nonexistent, and quite frankly many black women were skeptical of participating in projects ...more»
Throughout the process of producing Mind, Booty, and Soul, I've interviewed 100's of models, actresses, and women attempting to break into the entertainment business. After finishing the film, I realized that I have hours upon hours of footage that didn't make the film. So from the cutting room floor, so to speak, I decided to make a series ...more»