Category Archives: People Making Moves
What better way to kick off Black History Month than to celebrate the progression of Black culture by attending the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, NY for their Inaugural Stage for Debate series where authors Steve Stoute and William C. Rhoden discussed whether or not culture and sports are in a “post-black” moment. Moderated by Danyel Smith, Editor of Billboard magazine, culture critic, and sports enthusiast, this debate opened the minds of the audience to evaluate the progression of Black culture.
The Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project hosted their 15th annual gathering of the Wall Street Economic Summit, January 25 – 27th at the Sheraton Hotel & Towers in New York City. This year’s summit theme was, “Bringing Everyone to the Table” which focused on access to capital, industry and technology for American families and businesses facing economic adjustments.
Listen to my latest adventure as I have a one on one conversation with the talented writer, actor, and comedian Mr. Royale Watkins! Royale gives his story about his career as a stand up comedian and tells of his latest venture as cofounder of the Mixtape Comedy Show where Anthony Anderson and himself host the show every 3rd Sunday in New York City at the Gotham Comedy Club. Read the rest of this entry