NPR’s Michel Martin, Weekend All Things Considered Staff “Mainstream” Diversity

I rarely stop everything and listen to a full hour of National Public Radio programming. But I listened to every story on the June 18th edition of Weekend All Things Considered.  Host Michel Martin and staff produced a fine example … Read More

Stillman College Inaugural Festivities Spotlight Service, Path to Eminence

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While things were winding down elsewhere in Tuscaloosa with Spring Break beginning at the University of Alabama, Shelton State Community College and the local school systems, it’s been just the opposite at Stillman College as the school’s sixth president Dr. Peter … Read More

Stanley Nelson Rocks with “Freedom Summer” Documentary That Premieres Tuesday Night on PBS’ American Experience

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Stanley Nelson, an award-winning documentary producer and leader of Firelight Media has a new documentary on Freedom Summer that premieres Tuesday night. Nelson taught me media production in the early 1990s at Howard University.

With Photos, Panel Discussion, Tuscaloosa Area Students Re-open Dialogue About Outcomes of School Desegregation

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Just two weeks before we officially mark the 60th anniversary of the landmark Brown v. Board of Education decision that desegregated American schools,  high school students in Tuscaloosa, Ala. laid out some issues in education that need to be discussed … Read More

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