During this moment, I felt intimidated, bullied and silenced. This experience reminded me of when I was bullied growing up because of my stutter. That day, I felt silenced but not broken.
Ron Clark never intended on becoming a teacher nor did he have a teaching license. Clark was convinced by his mother to substitute in a North Carolina School and it was that experience that forever changed his life.
In a world with little consensus otherwise, size equals competence. It becomes a measure of success, a paradigmatic feature that inspires emulation. Atlanta Airport's appeal is rooted in no other fact than that it is the largest.
Daddy King, as Martin Luther King Jr.'s father was known, is the compelling subject of Bayer Mack's latest documentary, In the Hour of Chaos. The stor...
Louis Sullivan, father of the American skyscraper, posed the definitive question about that new architectural form back in 1896: "What is the chief characteristic of the tall office building?" he asked in an essay titled "The Tall Building Artfully Considered."
Ecological activism has been a way of life for myself and my family as a native Atlantan. I inherited a passion for environmental stewardship from my Dad which has been passed down to my children.
As a kid growing up in Jersey, Kairi "A.R" Gresham dreamed of playing college basketball and football and received full ride scholarships. Those dreams soon came to an end when he learned that his father had become ill.
The Home Depot is the largest home improvement store in the world, a creative hub. It is the nerve center of activity involving the imagination or o...
Rosa Parks and John Lewis are the subjects of one of Boyd Lewis' photos. Parks triggered the modern civil rights movement with the 1955 Birmingham Bu...
If you're one of the millions of Bernie Sanders supporters around the United States, you've heard skeptics, pundits, and naysayers talk about Bernie Sanders and minority voters. What you haven't heard is that human beings aren't static poll numbers; they're human beings.
Last week I had the once in a lifetime opportunity to photograph ...
What I enjoy about this queen is her ability to use drag to deal with tough issues, challenge her audience and provoke conversation.
I got to kick it with Baltimore, Maryland native, photographer, filmmaker, storyteller Artemus Jenkins. I was first introduced to Artemus' work when I saw the feature length documentary Color Outside the Lines, a documentary he directed that gives voice to the stories of Black tattoo artist.
This mixed heritage comes alive in Lasanna "Ace" Harris' debut project "ATLiberia," which includes guest appearances by R. City. D, Woods, Lloyd Musa, and others. With a combination of soca, Afrobeat and R&B, it is music that will entertain, inspire, uplift, and make you move.
There is a trend of hipster racism, a sort of collective white cluelessness where dudebros and their female counterparts find it funny to dress up as parodies of rappers at costume parties, with or without blackface, call each other "nigga", and make ignorant racial remarks disguised as humor.
An excerpt from my book, "One Thing for Certain, Two Things for Sure."