Tag: Rev. Al Sharpton

GospelMusic

Blessed & Highly Favored: The Clark Sisters To Be Honored ...

The Clark Sisters will be saluted during the 22nd annual Essence Festival in New Orleans on Sunday, July 3. Twinkie Clark, Karen Clark-Sheard, Dorinda Clark-Cole and Jackie Clark Chisholm will be honored during Essence’s All-Star Gospel Tribute on the Empowerment ...
Lifestyle

McHonorees: Rev. Al Sharpton, Iyanla Vanzant & Will Packer Among ...

McDonald’s held its annual 365Black Awards honoring outstanding African-Americans who are making positive contributions to the community during the 20th Anniversary of the Essence Festival in New Orleans. McDonald’s 365Black Awards was launched in 2003 as an extension of McDonald’s ...
News

Judy Smith: Can “Scandal” Inspiration Fix Paula Deen?

It could be too little too late but apparently Paula Deen has hired crisis manager Judy Smith. The public relations practitioner has just been brought on to try to salvage what’s left of the once popular TV chef’s career following ...
LifestyleTV

Essence Festival: TV One Out, MSNBC In

Don’t look for the “TV One Night Only: Live From The Essence Festival” this year on TV One. The annual music and cultural festival usually packages some of its main stage performances from the Essence Festival with backstage interviews for ...
News

President Barack Obama Reelected: “The Best Is Yet To Come”

Clearly you’ve heard by now that President Barack Obama was elected to a second term as the President of the United States. President Obama defeated Republican candidate Mitt Romney and delivered a victory that has earned him four more years ...
Faith

Frankly Speaking: Rev. Al Sharpton Talks Insignificant People

“The hardest job of a Black preacher is the preach the funeral of an irrelevant negro!  It’s the hardest job!  Body rolled down the isle, family sitting up there crying and slobbering, and we got to get up to hallucinate ...