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No Season of Jubilee

Sylvia Rhue, Ph.D. | Posted 06.23.2016 | Black Voices
Sylvia Rhue, Ph.D.

Mother Emanuel AME Church, famous for being the Church of Denmark Vesey, and one of the oldest churches in South Carolina, is now infamous for the Peculiar Institution of racially motivated hate crimes. Nine souls murdered for the eternal crime of being Black.

Charleston: Quenching the Embers of Hate

Jim Moore | Posted 06.19.2016 | Politics
Jim Moore

When I was a scout on my first camp-out, each boy in the troop was assigned a task; some scouts were in charge of the food; some took care of the large canisters of Kool-Aid and water; some helped with tent raising; and others, usually at least one older boy along with a couple of younger scouts, were in charge of the fire pit.

Stop Hiding Behind "Mental Health" and Just Say It: Our Society Is Racist

Diana Huntress | Posted 06.20.2016 | Politics
Diana Huntress

Once again, scared white folk are trying to frame this racist terrorism as an "accident" or a mental health issue. We are a country in denial, too scared to recognize the truth because of what it would mean.

Charleston Church Holds First Service Since Shootings

The Huffington Post | Donovan X. Ramsey & Sebastian Murdock | Posted 09.08.2015 | Black Voices

Charleston, S.C. -- Four days after a gunman killed nine inside the basement of Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, the doors were once again open to we...

7 Ways To Be A White Ally For Charleston And The Black Community

The Huffington Post | Aaron Barksdale | Posted 06.19.2015 | Black Voices

The massacre in Charleston, South Carolina, that left nine black people dead on Wednesday night, has initiated conversation about race both within the...

Small Islands, Big Music: Report From the AME at Cabo Verde

Michal Shapiro | Posted 10.06.2014 | Arts
Michal Shapiro

For 20 years, the World Music Expo (WOMEX) has been the premiere European destination for targeted world music marketing. But realizing that the conce...

Big Music from Small Places: Maya Kamaty at AME (Video)

Michal Shapiro | Posted 08.04.2014 | Arts
Michal Shapiro

My previous post on Cape Verdean Singer Neuza, resulted in a trip to the AME, The Atlantic Music Expo in Cape Verde. As impressive as the local talen...

BOTTOMS UP: San Francisco Restaurant Serves Potentially Deadly Cocktail

Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.11.2012 | San Francisco

San Franciscans are nothing if not adventurous. Add that daredevil spirit to our love of food and you've got a deadly combination -- perhaps literally...

PHOTOS: It's Riesling Time

| Tami Yu | Posted 10.01.2011 | San Francisco

It's time for Riesling! August is a brilliant month for trying this beautifully versatile wine. Our city's sommeliers and chefs are in love with this ...

WATCH: How To Eat Like A Local In San Francisco

GloboMaestro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Is there a city in America that cares more about locally-sourced food than San Francisco? If so, Antonio Barrios, chief concierge at The St. Regis ...