Urban League Leaders: Unjustified killing of Anthony Lowe underscores the urgency of transforming police culture and accountability

NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES (February 3, 2023) – Urban League leaders today said the cold blooded killing of a disabled man as he tried to flee police reveals an almost delusional mindset on  the part of the Huntington Park officers who shot him, underscoring the urgency of transforming  police culture and accountability.  “Absolutely no


Sports Roundup: a look at local high school sports

On Jan. 27 the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) and the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland (IAAM) track and field teams gathered at the Prince George’s County Sports Complex in Landover, Md. Some of the best high school talent in the area participated for the championship, including two outstanding athletes Elise Cooper, of the McDonogh


Op-ed: Community Invited to Engage with Researchers to Overcome Disparities in Kidney Disease and Transplantation

By Krista Lentine and Deryl Cunningham Long overdue, the medical community increasingly is turning its attention toward understanding and addressing racial and ethnic health disparities. We – a physician and a patient – write to shed light on kidney disease, an area where racially based health disparities are stark and where more research is needed


Victor Thompson’s “THIS YEAR” ft. Ehi D Greatest Lands No. 35 on Billboard U.S. Afrobeats Chart

Viral Nigerian singing sensation and gospel artist, Victor Thompson has been making quite a splash on the music scene with his widely-received new single “This Year” (Blessing) featuring Ehi D Greatest. Having sparked virality on popular video hosting/social media platform Tik-Tok with massive engagements, ‘This Year’ has made its way into the Billboard U.S. Afrobeat.


Nathaniel Bassey to Drop New Song “TobeChukwu” ft. Mercy Chinwo This Friday!

Fans are elated and anticipation heightened as renowned worship leader Nathaniel Bassey announces the release of his much-awaited collaborative single with Mercy Chinwo titled “TobeChukwu” (Praise God) – off of his upcoming new album ‘Hallelujah Live’. In an exciting announcement trumpeted via social media, Nathaniel revealed that the song is set for release this Friday