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Meet Bernie Sanders: Where the Black Voter Fits Into His Ambitious Plan | Posted 10.07.2015 | Black Voices

It's safe to say that most Black people aren't all that familiar with Sen. Bernie Sanders. On the surface, he looks like a concerned 74-year old grand...

Iraqi Jet Mistakenly Bombs Baghdad

AP | Posted 07.06.2015 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi Russian-made fighter jet accidentally dropped a bomb over a Baghdad neighborhood on Monday, killing at least 12 people on th...

Why I Regretted Hiring the 'Perfect' Employee

Marc Lore | Posted 06.26.2015 | Business
Marc Lore

On paper, he looked like the ideal hire. Ivy League education. Top-notch work experience. Strong referrals. Rationally, all signs suggested I should hire him. And yet, I felt what can only be described as a "tap on the shoulder" -- an intuitive, but impossible-to-pinpoint feeling that something was off.

Let's Stamp Out Stigma

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 06.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

To scapegoat and stigmatize people with psychological problems may discourage them from seeking treatment and result in a backlash including the occurrence of an increased incidence of violent episodes.

Sale of Ebony and Jet Photos Like Eating the Seed Corn

William H. Turner | Posted 04.11.2015 | Black Voices
William H. Turner

At the darkest times in segregated America, I could read any issue of Jet or Ebony and feel content that blacks -- that I -- could still excel in any human endeavor. Happy thoughts, cheer and optimism filled the pages.

On the "A" w/Souleo: Tastemakers Weigh-In on JET Magazine Digital Launch

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 08.26.2014 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

For the past 63 years JET has been heralded for its content from chronicling the dawn of the civil rights movement to celebrating black beauty with its popular "Beauty of the Week" feature. It will be a bittersweet moment for readers of, JET magazine when the iconic publication transitions into an all-digital platform.

The Cry of Jet Magazine

Hermene Hartman | Posted 07.29.2014 | Black Voices
Hermene Hartman

As of next week, there will be no more Jet magazine, that pint-sized publication that's been a weekly best friend to the Black community since 1951.

LOOK: These JET Covers Are Amazing!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.08.2014 | Black Voices

We were bummed, to say the least, to hear that after 63 years JET magazine has decided to shutter its print edition. While the publication still plans...

Where Every Seat Is A Window Seat

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.20.2014 | Travel

A Boston-based engineering firm recently released plans for their new supersonic jet that will transport passengers from Los Angeles to Tokyo in five ...

US Company MacGyvers a New Military Jet

Steve Tupper | Posted 02.22.2014 | Technology
Steve Tupper

Imagine secret agent Angus MacGyver with access to the technology of a Fortune 500 aerospace enterprise. But, this time, he's not fighting bad guys. He's facing a challenge that would intimidate even James Bond. He's doing battle with budget.

PHOTOS: Fantasia Blasts JET Magazine Over This Cover...

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.22.2013 | Black Voices

Landing a major magazine cover is usually a good thing. However, Fantasia Barrino is fuming over her image gracing the cover of JET magazine's March i...

The One Thing Laz Alonso Is 'Cautious' About

Posted 01.25.2013 | Black Voices

When dating somebody, I like to see them laugh and make the times we spend together more fun than they could ever imagine. I want kids— just not out...

We're All One Step Closer To Flying In A Space Plane

Reuters | Chris Wickham | Posted 01.28.2013 | Business

* Hybrid engine could send a plane into space * Endorsement from European Space Agency * Company needs 250 million pound...

Julee Wilson

PHOTOS: JET Picks Its 'Beauty Of The Week' Finalists | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.14.2012 | Black Voices

Atlanta was ground zero this weekend for JET magazine's first-ever open casting call for its coveted "Beauty Of The Week" (B.O.W.) feature. JET ed...

Julee Wilson

PHOTOS: Become A JET 'Beauty Of The Week' | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.10.2012 | Black Voices

For more than 60 years JET magazine's "Beauty of The Week" page has served as a weekly snapshot promoting and supporting the message that black is bea...

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: Get 'Close' With Butch Walker and Do "Cocaine" With DAMNDOGS

Jon Chattman | Posted 01.22.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Does anyone remember that old skit on In Living Color about the Jamaican family whose members continually try to one-up each other by namedropping how many jobs they have? Of course you do.

Things Are Looking Up | Morning Edition | Posted 11.22.2011 | Media

Johnson Publishing Company, the black American icon based in Chicago, is hiring. It's a sharp turnaround for a company that saw circulation numbers an...

American Abroad: The Life of a Young Teacher in Japan

Turnstyle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Graduation was actually kind of a breath of fresh air. Because it gave us a break from hearing all of the devastating news.

"Hot Stuff"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

If you can't stand the heat, get into the kitchen. That's the lesson I learned recently after the oven lost heat in the kitchen and I couldn't stand t...

"Money Talks": A Playlist For The Financial Reform Debate

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Right now is the time for real financial reform. Come to think of it, right now is actually way too late for real financial reform. Still, better now than not now, right?

Massey Energy Arranged Jet For West Virginia Governor's Flight After Mine Blast

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia's governor flew back to the state hours after last week's deadly mine explosion on a jet provided by the mine'...

Desiree Rogers Joins Johnson Publishing As Consultant

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Former White House Social Secretary Desiree Rogers has been hired by struggling Chicago-based Johnson Publishing--the world's largest African-American...

India Air Plane Crash: 160 Feared Dead After Jet Arriving From Dubai Crashes

AP | ASHOK SHARMA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NEW DELHI — As many as 160 people were feared dead after an Air India plane arriving from Dubai crashed and burst into flames at dawn Saturday a...

"The Dog Listener"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

I am going to the dogs. That's because my wife, Sue, thinks our dog, Lizzie, is a better listener than I am.

HuffPost Reviews: Snoop Dogg, Timbaland, Clipse, and Chris Brown, Plus an Interview With Papa Roach on World Hunger Year

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Welcome to Snoopworld, where Chevys still are bouncin', would-be gangstas still kind of prowl the streets (albeit it's a new generation), explicit-isms flow like 40 oz. beer, and tempos best not harsh anyone's mellow.