The 2016 Video Music Awards were all about female empowerment from Beyonce‘s epic performance of Lemonade (almost the whole album), Brittney Spears triumphant return to the award show stage, Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande’s cutsey performance and… 130 more words
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25-year-old Mississippi native Tori Bowie shined at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, taking bronze in the 200, silver in the 100 and gold in the women’s 4×100 relay, Bowie has been called the most decorated track athlete of these Games (she is the only American runner to have claimed two medals in Rio). 120 more words
8/29/16- Happy Monday! The TJMS crew is counting down to the 2016 Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion. Listen to Tom, Sybil and J. Anthony Brown almost spill the beans on the 2017 Fantastic Voyage artists and more.
Malvin R. Goode was a pioneer in broadcast journalism, becoming the first African-American news correspondent for a major television network on this day in 1962. Goode arrived at the pinnacle of his career later in life, but his accomplishment serves as a testament to the work ethic he developed in the steel mills of Pittsburgh. 406 more words
8/26/16- Jacque Reid goes Inside Her Story with activist and community leader Blake Simmons, the creator of #BlackMenSupportLeslie. The 23-year-old felt compelled to stand up for actress Leslie Jones after noticing the amount of online bullying she received. 56 more words